Virtual Reality Is Here

Discussion created by kingfish on Mar 23, 2014

"'SAN FRANCISCO — The notion of virtual reality has been tantalizing since at least the 1980s, when William Gibson’s novel “Neuromancer” and the holodeck on “Star Trek: The Next Generation” popularized the idea of transporting people into a three-dimensional computerized environment. And until recently, it’s been science fiction.

But after trying an array of prototypes and development kits at the Game Developers Conference here last week, I can assure you that virtual reality works. Technology is no longer the limitation. The lingering question is what game designers, artists and filmmakers should do with it. "'

New York Times article