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This article was published on March 4, 2017


Chinese man has a novel approach to VR immersion

Chinese man has a novel approach to VR immersion


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If virtual reality really is the future, this guy is going to be one ripped mofo.

Spotted by Japanese blog ToyChan, this Chinese roller coaster simulation takes a decidedly low-tech approach to futuristic gaming. Rather than shelling out thousands for a futuristic rig, like this, a Chinese man takes the manual approach.

While one man — a customer, from the looks of it — dons a VR headset, another — an employee, perhaps — moves what looks to be a metal platform around to mimic the screen’s movements.

It’s not the most elegant approach, but it seems to get the job done.

via Kotaku