Valve Gives VR Game The Lab An Update

Valve Gives VR Game The Lab An Update

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Valve’s The Lab is a great introduction to virtual reality gaming. It does a great job of introducing you to the different aspects of VR. The Lab just gotten a big update that will add more replay value to some of the mini-games.

Today it got a much needed update.

Welcome to The Lab, a compilation of Valve’s room-scale VR experiments set in a pocket universe within Aperture Science. Fix a robot, defend a castle, adopt a mechanical dog, and more. Still not sold? It’s free!

Valve Gives VR Game The Lab An Update

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Hands-on with Valve’s The Lab

Now you can be competitive in the Longbow, Slingshot, and Xortex mini-games inside The Lab, as leaderboards have been added to all three games.

Each of the three games has been updated as well.


  • Infinite number of waves with increasing difficulty
  • Your exploding barrels and such will reset every 8 waves


  • “Infinite” mode
  • Replaced laser with a super powerful bomb


  • Rebalanced Including “new core calibration career opportunites.”
  • Bigger Explosions
  • New Score Calculations

It’s Free. Available on Steam. All you need is a computer and Virtual Reality Gear