April 29, 2019
Jenny Xue CMS.339
Creators: HelloEnjoy, Carlos Ulloa, Libertad Aguilera
Year of Release: 2017
Platform: Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and Windows Mixed Reality
Fantasynth is an audio-reactive experience designed for Virtual Reality, where the user is able to glide through a futuristic environ...
April 22, 2019
Sam Lee CMS.339
Created by: Owlchemy Labs
Release Date: 4/9/2019
Available on Steam
Platform: Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Windows Mixed Reality
Vacation Simulator is a game made by Owlchemy Labs, the people who made Job Simulator back in 2016. Much like how Job Simulator was...
Francisco Jung CMS839
Created by: Leap Motion
Released February 10, 2016
Available for: Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Windows Mixed Reality
Blocks incorporates an interactive engine built for the Leap Motion Controller which allows users to visualize and interact with virtual objects using all of the...
April 8, 2019
Jeffery DelViscio CMS839
(Stills, Courtesy of the BDH Design & Direction)
Created by: BDH IMMERSIVE
Available for: Oculus Go, Rift, GearVR
In “Wonderful You,” one experiences a gestational journey into the miracle of human development. The piece hopsc...
Emily Ramirez. CMS839
Creators: White Elk Studios; Section Studios and Cecil Kim;
Released: Nov 1 2018
Platform: Oculus Go and Daydream VR.
Eclipse: Edge of Light is a puzzle adventure where you uncover the secrets of an extinct civilization, ravaged by a false prophet consumed by the moon’s d...
Minzi Long CMS.339
Created by: IrisVR, Inc.
Available on: Oculus Rift, HTC Vive
Viewing System: Oculus Rift
Prospect is a software for immersive architectural design review and collaboration in virtual reality. It is used by BIM and VDC teams, design firms, and engineers who co...
April 1, 2019
Helen Ho CMS.339
Created by: Aaron Bradbury (director), NSC Creative
Released December 2018
Vestige is a VR piece on the exploration of grief and the loss of a loved one. In the experience, we listen to a woman talk about losing...
March 20, 2019
Daniel Whatley CMS.339
Authors: Here Be Dragons, Oculus Studios
Year of production: 2017
Platform: Oculus Rift
The first piece I chose to analyze was “Ghost in the Shell”, a 2017 VR experience by Here Be Dragons. For context, this VR piece was based off a 2017 movie, as well as a 1990s manga, b...
March 19, 2019
David Rosales CMS.339
Home – A VR Spacewalk is an experience made by BBC that simulates the feeling of being an astronaut conducting a potential repair on the International Space Station. First released in 2017, Home lets the user experience a training s...
March 13, 2019
Arthur Williams, CMS.339
Created by: Mojang AB
Available on: Oculus Rift, Oculus Go
The experience is exactly what you’d expect; Minecraft where when you move for real you move in the game. While the actual gameplay was more or less fine, the setup was aw...
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