ASCEND White Paper
ARA's Virtual Heroes Division publishes a white paper on its cloud-based world generation capability, ASCEND.
Moonbase Alpha 2 Kickstarter Campaign
Virtual Heroes, a division of Applied Research Associates, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund Moonbase Alpha 2 - a video game for teaching science and technology in an exciting, interactive way.
HumanSim: Sedation and Airway
The Virtual Heroes Division of Applied Research Associates, Inc. has released HumanSim: Sedation and Airway, a 3D virtual trainer for administering ...
Serious Games and Synthetic Tissue
Combat Medic, a game-based system from Virtual Heroes, Inc., is one example of Med Sim’s success. This serious game helps to prepare ...
VH Named Top Simulation & Training Co.
The Virtual Heroes Division of Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) has once again been named a Top Simulation & Training Company ...
3D Virtual Excellence
ARA's Virtual Heroes Division was ranked number 13 on the Orlando Business Journal list of Central Florida's top modeling/simulation companies.
$50M 5-year IDIQ Contract Win!
The Virtual Heroes Division of Applied Research Associates was awarded a $50M 5-year IDIQ contract ...
US Army Turns to Computer Software for Medic Training
Technology already has pushed medical and emergency responder training well beyond the days of mock wounds ...
Service, Software, or on a Stick?
You often have many options on how to deliver your content; but sometimes you have few.
2015 International Serious Play Awards
Virtual Heroes's Combat Medic program was awarded Gold in the Government/Military category at the 2015 International Serious Play Awards!
2015 Serious Play Conference
Our Division Manager Randy Brown will be speaking at the 2015 Serious Play Conference at the Carnegie Mellon University Entertainment Technology Center.
Virtual Heroes Named a Best Place to Work
The Virtual Heroes Division of Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) has been named one the Orlando Business Journal’s Best Places to Work for 2015.
GEOINT 2015 Symposium
We’ll be demonstrating some exciting capabilities in booth #3145 at the 2015 GEOINT Symposium.
REVOLUTIONARY LEARNING 2015
We are presenting at the 2015 Revolutionary Learning conference on May 20 in Washington, D.C. Come out and see us!
We’ll be at the HIMSS15 Conference today through Wednesday, come say "Hello" to us at Booth G6!
East Coast Game Conference 2015
We are speaking at the 7th annual East Coast Game Conference (ECGC), April 7-9, 2015, in Raleigh, North Carolina. Stop by and see us!
Triangle's largest Game Developers
The Triangle Business Journal in Raleigh, North Carolina, recently selected Applied Research Associates, Inc.'s (ARA, Inc.) Virtual Heroes Division (VHD) as one of the Triangle's Top ...
Virtual Heroes and Team Awarded $415 Million Contract
The Virtual Heroes Division of Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) is part of a team that was awarded a $415 million, five-year contract to support ...
Medical Device Clinical Training and Education Conference
We are sponsoring the 5th Annual Medical Device Clinical Training and Education Conference, March 30-31 in Charlotte, NC.
Virtual Showcases for Public Works Projects
Project showcases are an opportunity for highway professionals to get together to share innovations on construction projects.
We're hiring! Are you a software developer in the Orlando area? Come see us at the University of Central Florida's (UCF) Spring Career Expo on February 4.
Game Developers Conference 2015
We’ll be attending the 2015 The Game Developers Conference (GDC), March 2-6 in San Francisco. The GDC is the world's largest game industry event of its kind. More details to come!
We'll be attending the International Meeting for Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH) conference, January 10 - 14 in New Orleans.
Combat Medic on I/ITSEC TV
Our Programming Lead Sid Brown was interviewed by I/ITSEC TV on our serious game Combat Medic, which trains medical personnel for the battlefield.
We will be exhibiting at the 2014 Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) December 1- 4, 2014 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.
Serious Games Finalists
Serious Games Showcase & Challenge, the premiere venue for recognition of excellence in the field of Serious Games development, announced its 2014 finalists, narrowing down the field of submissions to only 19 games.
Official Game Tech 2014 Lanyard Sponsor
Just Announced! Virtual Heroes is the official Lanyard Sponsor for the Defense GameTech User's Conference September 3-5th '14!!
Triangle's largest Game Developers
The Triangle Business Journal in Raleigh, North Carolina, recently selected Applied Research Associates, Inc.'s (ARA, Inc.) Virtual Heroes Division (VHD) as one of the Triangles Top Game Developers for 2014.
Virtual Heroes 10th Anniversary
I'm proud to announce the 10th anniversary of Virtual Heroes. We were founded in Raleigh, North Carolina in January 2004 and we're still growing strong, creating innovative games and virtual worlds for government and industry.