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

Facebook Wants Hollywood Movie Content for Oculus Rift

by Shane McGlaun
Advertisement

It gets annoying having to wear 3D glasses for a few hours to watch a feature film; I can only imagine how annoying it would be to wear an Oculus Rift for the full duration. Regardless, we may get just that. Facebook is said to be in talks with all the major Hollywood studios to develop content specifically for the Oculus Rift headset.

oculus-rift-virtual-reality-3d-headsetzoom in

What I can see being very awesome is interactive movie trailers specifically made to take advantage of the Rift. It would be cool to explore the ruins of a zombie apocalypse with the headset while sitting at your desk at home. Watching an entire movie? I’m not so sure.

In addition to talking with studios, Facebook is also said to be talking with specific directors to make content. Despite the potential discomfort, I hope this pans out, it would be cool to see the Rift be used outside gaming.

[via TheNextWeb]

Hot Deals in the Technabob Shop:



More from Awesomer Media...

NBA Jam 2K17

NBA Jam 2K17

Fret Zeppelin

Fret Zeppelin

2018 MINI John Cooper Works Countryman Gets More Everything

2018 MINI John Cooper Works Countryman Gets More Everything

50th Anniversary Shelby American Super Snake

50th Anniversary Shelby American Super Snake

Alien Zippo Lighter Set

Alien Zippo Lighter Set

Artist Paints an Amazing Star Wars C-3PO Costume on Her Body

Artist Paints an Amazing Star Wars C-3PO Costume on Her Body

Advertisement