X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

VR Cinema 3D for Oculus Rift Gives You Your Own Theater, Seats Included

by Lambert Varias
Advertisement

My brain hates first-person games, so most of the stuff I’ve read and seen about the Oculus Rift don’t really interest me. But I’d be willing to buy the Rift just for Joo-Hyung Ahn’s VR Cinema 3D. It’s an app for the Rift that lets you watch videos in 3D while you’re inside a virtual movie theater.

vr-cinema-3d-for-oculus-rift-by-Joo-Hyung-Ahn

As Ben Kuchera described at the Penny-Arcade Report, VR Cinema 3D doesn’t just let you watch videos on an enormous 3D screen. It lets you move around the theater. You can change seats and perhaps even faff about, fall asleep and ignore the movie altogether. The way Kuchera describes it, Joo Hyung-An seems to have captured the perspective of being in a cinema so well: your perspective of the screen changes accordingly when you move around, and the theater is believably dark and spacious. It’s a happy place for introverts and claustrophobes.

Those of you who have a development unit of the Rift can use VR Cinema 3D for free. Head to Joo Hyung-An’s website and click on the ‘Projects’ header to see the download link.

[via The PA Report via Movies]

Hot Deals in the Technabob Shop:



Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

More from Awesomer Media...

AxiDraw V3

AxiDraw V3

Thrasher x Vans: No Other Way

Thrasher x Vans: No Other Way

Ferrari 488 Challenge Ready for Turbocharged Racing Action

Ferrari 488 Challenge Ready for Turbocharged Racing Action

Jeff Gordon to Race Caddy’s New DPi-V.R Endurance Prototype

Jeff Gordon to Race Caddy’s New DPi-V.R Endurance Prototype

Hot Toys Rogue One Chirrut Imwe 1/6 Scale Action Figure

Hot Toys Rogue One Chirrut Imwe 1/6 Scale Action Figure

Transformers: The Last Knight Trailer

Transformers: The Last Knight Trailer

Advertisement