Finally the long awaited news has been confirmed!.

Today Nate Mitchell VP of product at Oculus, confirmed on his twitter account that the Oculus rift consumer version will be shipping the first quarter of 2016.  

Oculus further confirmed that updates on hardware, software and input will all follow in the coming weeks ahead. 

"In the weeks ahead, we’ll be revealing the details around hardware, software, input, and many of our unannounced made-for-VR games and experiences coming to the Rift,".  It is widely considered the HMD will be similar to Crescent Bay, but things I can't wait to get further news on, are input what exciting software is just around the corner.

I'm extremely excited we have something of a release date after waiting what feels like forever.  Better start saving now then!.

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