Oculus Rift ‘Team Fortress 2’ support rumored, but ‘Doom 3’ won’t ship with developer kits


As Oculus prepares to reveal more details about its virtual reality headset at 2013’s Game Developers Conference, we’re getting a bit of news beforehand — some good, some less so. In the former category, an anonymous tipster has told Road to VR that Valve will be adding Oculus Rift support to Team Fortress 2 next week. According to an allegedly leaked release, a software update sometime during GDC will enable an “experimental virtual reality mode,” letting Oculus Rift development kit owners play any mode and character class with it. According to Road to VR, they’ll also receive a Steam code for a special in-game hat.

Valve already revealed that it had ported Team Fortress 2 to the Oculus Rift, and a GDC talk will discuss what was…

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