Reading about immersive virtual reality technologies such as the fictional OASIS seen in Ready Player One and the possible implementation of immersive technologies in the future (i.e. Google Glasses) had me thinking of the Oculus Rift. The Oculus Rift is a virtual reality head-mounted display that allows for affordable immersive gaming. Here’s a link to a youtube video describing and showing the use of the Oculus Rift:
I for one feel like devices like the Oculus Rift and Google Glasses will change not only the future of gaming, but the way we use technology in or daily lives (however it is important to consciously enact moderation and balance while incorporating these devices into our lives).