Kristian Barnes
Nov 17, 2014

The future is virtually here, but is it real?

Consumer-level virtual reality has been 'the next big thing' for a couple of decades now. Vizeum's Kristian Barnes asks whether it is finally getting close to becoming a reality.

Kristian Barnes

Ever since I watched the virtual-reality horror movie Lawnmower Man back in the distant past 1992 to be precise, I've been fascinated with the promise of virtual reality to be whoever you wanted and do whatever you wanted, only limited by your own imagination.

Well yes, your imagination, and then the software designers' imagination and of course the technology. I am sure some of us remember Nintendo’s Virtual Boy, a VR console released...

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