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But what does it mean to design a virtual world?

But what does it mean to design a virtual world? Come join us on Friday 25 November 2016 as we hear from leading designers, artists and thinkers whose work explores the ways in which videogames reflect and augment our reality. Parallel Worlds is the V&A’s first conference dedicated to the design and culture of videogames […]
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Knott’s Shuts Down ‘Insensitive’ Mental Hospital VR Experience

Knott’s Berry Farm has shut down a virtual experience designed to take visitors through a mental hospital scenario at the urging of local mental health advocates who called it “insensitive.”“FEARVR” was an extra paid attraction of the park’s annual Knott’s Scary Farm event. Visitors wearing a virtual reality headset would be strapped to a hospital […]
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1990s Virtual Reality Papers Collection

This is a collection of papers, reports and concepts around the idea of Virtual Reality as presented in the years of 1990-1995. They are in a variety of formats ranging from text to Postscript and are offered in their original .ZIP archives from a CD-ROM of files from 1995. Source: 1990s Virtual Reality Papers Collection […]
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CMO of Unity discusses VR and the Next Generation of Immersive Experiences

Clive presents his views on the quickly evolving VR space and the drive to create more immersive gaming experiences. Alongside a new virtual storytelling language, we’re seeing an evolving mixed medium that brings in physical sensation. From Unity’s use in the untethered hyper-reality experience Ghostbusters: Dimension to the Leviathan Project’s tactile challenges, he has a […]
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Launch of “Ghost in the Shell” Virtual Reality App Delayed

The launch date of the “GHOST IN THE SHELL: THE MOVIE Virtual Reality Diver” smartphone app has been changed to Late Summer 2016.We have decided to delay the release for technical reasons, in order to meet our users’ expectations in terms of quality. Source: GHOST IN THE SHELL THE MOVIE VIRTUAL REALITY DIVER