Oculus announced the pre-order date and time for the Rift as Jan. 6 at 8 a.m. PST. The moment is (almost) here.
From the blog post:
Today, we’re excited to announce that pre-orders for Rift will open on Oculus.com at 8am Pacific Time on January 6! We’ll be sharing everything you need to know to order your Rift on Wednesday when pre-orders go live.
As a reminder, every Rift comes bundled with Lucky’s Tale by Playful, and we’re also including CCP’s EVE: Valkyrie for free with every pre-order!
This is going to be an exciting week for VR, so Oculus founder Palmer Luckey will be answering all your questions during a Reddit AMA this Wednesday, January 6 at 6pm Pacific Time. We look forward to hearing from you.
Stay tuned for more updates this week. We can’t wait to share what’s coming next!
On Twitter Oculus co-founder Palmer Luckey tweeted information about the global launch of the headset, “We have the required certification in 20 countries, more will follow.”