The PS5 Is Starting to Look Like the Revolution It Promised

I Think You Should Leave Was Right About Everything

5 Years After the Oculus Rift, Where Do VR and AR Go Next?

Maquette Goes Big on Metaphor but Light on Real Emotion


Marvel Puzzle Quest Might Just Be My Forever Game

Goodbye, Alex

Covid Snuffed Out Burning Man—but the Festival Goes On in VR

Lovecraft Country's Necessary Reimagining of Genre Fiction

Why Growing Up Is No Longer a Death Sentence For Rappers (LEVEL)

Is This the End of the Dap? (LEVEL)

A Deep Dive Into Quibi’s Shallow Pool


Exclusive: A Deeper Look at the PlayStation 5

At Oculus Connect, VR Is Still Living in 'the Good Old Days'

Apple's AR Glasses Are Hiding in Plain Sight

Sorry, Streamers: The Race to Snag Old Shows Leads Nowhere

Spider-Man Swings Back to Sony—Unraveling the Universe

Disney+ Brandishes Its Weapon: An Infinity Gauntlet of Brands

WIRED Book of the Month: The Memory Police by Yoko Ogawa

Apple Puts the AR in 'Art' (and in 'Transparent Sky-Being')

Amazon's The Boys Tests the Limits of Superhero Fatigue

Snowpiercer Trains an Eye on TV—and Its Genre DNA Runs Deep

Marvel's Games Are Starting to Feel a Lot Like Its Movies

The Paradox of the Incredible Shrinking Comic-Con Expansion

By Dying, MAD Gets Its Best Shot at a Second Life

In Season 3, Stranger Things Rediscovers Its Groove

Neal Stephenson's Latest Book Dodges Its Scariest Premise

Goodbye, X-Men—You Flawed, Frustrating Cinematic Revolution

Black Mirror Isn't Surprising Anymore. We're Screwed

Adaptation or Not, Good Omens Is a Damned Heavenly Show

As Social VR Grows, Users Are the Ones Building Its Worlds

The Penetrating Gaze of the Instagram Shame Silo

Why I've Never Mixed Weed With Virtual Reality

Exclusive: What to Expect From Sony's Next-Gen PlayStation

The Defiant, Restorative Joy of Lurking Online

The Inventor, Theranos, and Multiplatform Schadenfreude

Facebook Can Make VR Avatars Look—and Move—Exactly Like You

Boss Acting Nicer Recently? You May Have VR to Thank

Why 4-Panel Comics Now Dominate Our Screens

Imax Ditched VR—But Big Theaters Are Buying In

In Defense of Videogame Selfies (Yes, Really)

Russian Doll May Be Perfect, But You Won't Be Satisfied

Fortnite's Marshmello Concert Is the Future of the Metaverse

The Self-Lacing, Always-On Future of Nike's Performance Sneakers


How the Surprise New Interactive Black Mirror Came Together

Why Diving Down Internet Rabbit Holes Won't Teach You Anything

With Project xCloud, Xbox Wants to Bring Gaming Anywhere You Are

The Facebook Effect Hits Oculus: In VR, Other People Are Everything

The WIRED Guide to Virtual Reality

It's Never Too Late to Be a Reader Again

Genre, Genre, Everywhere: the Netflix Effect Spreads

VR Is Back in Pop Culture—As a Warning

Apple's New AR Features Are Proof That Wearables Are Coming

With Venues, Oculus and Facebook Push Social VR Into New Territory

Coming Attractions: The Rise of VR Porn

Ready Player One Is a Virtually Empty Good Time

You Can't See Ready Player One Yet, But With VR You Can Dance in It

Eye Tracking Is Coming to VR Sooner Than You Think. What Now?


Can Magic Leap Deliver on Its Big Hardware Reveal?

This AR Headset Won't Replace My Monitor, But It's a Promising Start

At Oculus' Developer Summit, VR Progress Is a Game of Inches

Finally: An Augmented Reality App That Injects the Internet Into Real Life

VR's First Major Casualty Was One of Its Smartest Startups

Hollywood’s VR Fantasy Was Everywhere at Comic-Con—With a Catch

Has This Stealth Company Solved Vision-Quality VR?

Facebook’s Bizarre VR App Is Exactly Why Zuck Bought Oculus

Rock Band VR Shreds the Rhythm-Game Paradigm

We Really Need to Talk About That Get Out Ending

The Return of The Office Antihero David Brent (God Help Us All)


Inside Oculus' Quest to Design an Invisible VR Controller

Review: Google Daydream View

Mark Zuckerberg's VR Selfie Is a Bigger Deal Than You Realize

Review: Sony PlayStation VR

Is This Film the First True Live-Action Virtual Reality?

Magic Leap's Next Move? Bringing C-3PO to Your House

At Last: A VR Music Video That Brings Slow Jams to Space

AR, VR, MR: Making Sense of Magic Leap and the Future of Reality

Award-Winning VR Films Hint at How Far the Medium Will Go

The Inside Story of How Oculus Cracked the Impossible Design of VR

Review: Oculus Rift

Room-Scale VR Turns Your Whole Body Into a Game Controller


Review: Samsung Gear VR

Cable Out During Tonight’s NBA Opener? Just Watch It in VR

These FX Wizards May Have Solved VR Films’ Biggest Problem

Thanks to VR, Your Next Meeting Might Be With Robots

The Wild Camera Rig That Could Finally Crack VR Filmmaking

Sony's VR Push Hinges on the Game We Thought We'd Never Play

New Headset Could Seamlessly Mash Up VR and Hand-Tracking


The Future of Travel Has Arrived: Virtual-Reality Beach Vacations

Oculus' Mind-Blowing New Prototype Is a Huge Step Toward Consumer VR

The First Look at the New Oculus VR Prototype


Oculus Primed: Meet the Geniuses Who Finally Mastered Virtual Reality

Oculus Raises $75 Million For the VR Goggles of the Future