NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Feb. 22, 2019 – NextVR®, the leader in broadcasting live events in virtual reality, is bringing its portfolio of sports and entertainment content to STEAM®, the leading platform for digital entertainment with millions of active daily players worldwide. Created by Valve, Steam connects thousands of creators and publishers to a global audience. Valve, in partnership with HTC®, also developed the technologies that power VIVE®, a total immersion virtual reality platform. Content on Steam is compatible with HTC VIVE, Oculus Rift and Windows Mixed Reality headsets.

With the NextVR app available on Steam, users can enjoy immersive, live and on demand experiences available from the comfort of their living room.

“NextVR is driven to engage the largest possible audience to experience our content in virtual reality,” said David Cole, NextVR CEO. “Steam is a critically important platform to reach active virtual reality users. We’re excited to put our unparalleled live sports and entertainment experiences at the fingertips of the vibrant Steam user-base.”

The heart of NextVR’s broadcast platform is an industry-leading, patented capture and transmission technology that recreates reality at the highest possible fidelity.

NextVR is available on nearly all existing VR platforms. Fans can download the free NextVR app from stores associated with the following platforms: Oculus Go, Oculus Rift, PlayStation VR, HTC VIVE Pro, HTC Vive Focus, HTC VIVE, Windows Mixed Reality, Gear VR, Pimax, Google Daydream and now STEAM.

Visit and follow @NextVR on Twitter and Instagram and NextVR on Facebook for programming announcements.

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About NextVR

NextVR is the world’s best virtual reality platform for delivering live sports and music in VR to fans globally. Launched in 2009, the company has patented technology that delivers an unparalleled VR experience providing fans extraordinary access and profound immersion. NextVR has world-class partnerships with leaders in sports and entertainment including the NBA, WWE, FOX Sports, Live Nation, and the International Champions Cup. NextVR was founded by industry leaders with decades of experience in 3D stereoscopic imaging, compression technology and VR broadcasting. For more information, visit

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