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Duo Sneak an Oculus Rift Onto Roller Coaster for a Wild Ride

bobbrocolli (3647945) writes | about 4 months ago

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bobbrocolli (3647945) writes "Equipped with a hidden laptop and Oculus Rift, O’Driscoll may be the first person to have ever gone on a ‘Real VR’ roller coaster with perfect motion feedback. The duo’s system displayed a virtual version of the exact same roller coaster that O’Driscoll and Forder were on. With some practice they managed to sync the virtual reality roller coaster to the real rollercoaster."
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hope they packed a paper bag (1)

thygate (1590197) | about 4 months ago | (#46965215)

pretty cool and daring idea, now add some fx to the virtual ride with FIRE and LASERS .. or how about creating a flight-sim game that is synced with the coaster, sign me up!
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