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This article was published on March 29, 2016


The future of VR is this dad



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Matt Hussey was the former Editor-in-Chief for The Next Web. Previously he worked on the launch of Wired UK, ShortList and Mr Porter. He's b Matt Hussey was the former Editor-in-Chief for The Next Web. Previously he worked on the launch of Wired UK, ShortList and Mr Porter. He's been an active contributor to GQ, FHM, Men's Health, Yahoo, The Daily Telegraph and maintains a blog on Huffington Post

We’ve seen many things that claim to be the future of VR: everything from how to help people overcome a fear of public speaking to Disney using it to create new characters to how to get a bit closer to the action inside your favourite porno.

But, nothing quite compares to the level of sophistication and immersive nature of the video above. While Oculus has lots of bells and whistles, it doesn’t physically shake your body when you fly over bumps, does it?

HTC’s Vive may give you ways of manipulating your environment, but it doesn’t give you a whole bicycle, eh?

You can keep your Samsung VR, I’ll take dad every time.