Is This the Worlds Biggest VR Arcade…in the UK?!

Is This the Worlds Biggest VR Arcade...in the UK?!

VR News: While hundreds of VR entertainment arcades have been opened (and indeed closed) around the world this one opened by Colin Parnell (a video director) could well be the worlds biggest. With no less than 30 Vive Pro headsets running various programs and working with other simulator tools like racing and flight. Representing a massive £750,000 investment it could well put Bournemouth’s BH2 leisure complex on the VR map.

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Having a Neurosurgery Operation? Well, it might be in VR!

Having a Neurosurgery Operation? Well, it might be in VR!

VR News: For those who don’t know neurological surgery, is the medical speciality concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, surgical treatment, and rehabilitation of disorders which affect any portion of the nervous system including the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nerves. Basically detailed work and thanks to the power and new clarity of 360 video feeds surgeons hope to be using VR in the operating theatres within the next few years!

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Scientists Can Now Predict Who Is Likely to Suffer from VR Sickness!

Scientists Can Now Predict Who Is Likely to Suffer from VR Sickness!

VR News: Following on from the post “Could VR Sickness Be a Thing of The Past?” they can now predict if you are going to suffer from it or not! While this doesn’t really help the VR market it does at least offer people who fear getting VR sickness some relief. The Neurophysiologist Dr Weech had this to say “By refining our predictive model, we will be able to rapidly assess an individual’s tolerance for virtual reality and tailor their experience accordingly.” So good news indeed.

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