Google acquires Owlchemy Labs Virtual Reality game studio

Google announced today that it has acquired Owlchemy, which is one of the most successful VR game studios. Owlchemy will join Google’s Daydream division, which makes the Daydream VR headset. “Together, we’ll be working to create engaging, immersive games and developing new interaction models across many different platforms to continue bringing the best VR experiences to life.” Google said in a statement.

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Owlchemy is responsible for the successful VR game “Job Simulator,” and “Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality.” Terms of the acquisition of Owlchemy Labs weren’t revealed.


Originally published at SocialUnderground.