• Facebook buys game studio BigBox VR

    11 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Facebook has bought several virtual reality game studios over the past couple years, and they added one more to their portfolio Friday with the acquisition of Seattle-based BigBox VR .
    The studio's major title, Population: One, was one of the big post-launch releases for Facebook's Oculus Quest 2 headset and is a pretty direct Fortnite clone, copying a number of key gameplay techniques while adapting them for the movements unique to virtual reality and bringing in their own lore and art style.
    As has been the case for most of these studio acquisitions, terms weren't disclosed. BigBox...
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