Oculus Rift To Ship In Q1 2016

Irvine-based Oculus VR said this morning that it has set the shipping date for the Oculus Rift virtual reality systems, in Q1 of 2016. According to Oculus, it will begin taking pre-orders later this year. Oculus--first raised funding for the Rift on Kickstarter back in August of 2012, and since then has only been delivering units to developers, despite a huge $2 billion acquisition of the company by Facebook in 2014.