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How virtual reality is helping to rehabilitate injured...

Issued:14/02/19

Researchers from Sheffield Hallam University have developed two virtual reality (VR) computer games aimed at helping injured children through rehabilitation.The...



PlayStation® VR research project ends with a celebratory...

Issued:21/01/19

Sheffield Hallam University will host multiple gaming events this week as a two-year virtual reality (VR) project comes to an end. The University has...



Sheffield Hallam named 'Best Educational Institution'...

Issued:05/11/18

Sheffield Hallam University has been named 'Best Educational Institution' by TIGA, the independent games association, at an awards ceremony...



Virtual-reality PlayStation® VR game brings renowned...

Issued:17/09/18

A Sheffield Hallam University team have developed a revolutionary virtual-reality (VR) game around the life of one of Britain's greatest scientists,...



Sheffield Hallam's Sony collaboration shortlisted...

Issued:07/09/18

Sheffield Hallam University’s collaboration with Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe has been shortlisted for a major award.The partnership...



Spending on entertainment exceeds print sales for...

Issued:01/03/18

For the first time on record, the British public spent more money on music, video and games in 2017 than on books, magazines and newspapers, according...



Funding to explore how virtual reality can help injured...

Issued:02/10/17

Researchers from Sheffield Hallam University have received a grant to help them lead on revolutionary work looking into how virtual reality (VR) can...



Sheffield Hallam 'Levels Up' with seventh videogame...

Issued:15/06/17

Games Britannia, one of the UK's longest running videogame education festivals, has once again returned to Sheffield Hallam University.               The...



Hallam to bring Georgian scientist back to life with...

Issued:25/01/17

Sheffield Hallam University has begun working on a revolutionary virtual-reality (VR) game around the life of one of Britain's greatest scientists.The...



Let's get digital

Issued:16/01/17

The immersive world of digital fiction will be brought to life this weekend at Sheffield Hallam University.The free interactive workshop - part of...