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
Viewing System: Oculus Rift
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...
Madeline Zhang, CMS.339
Created by: Goodbysilverstein, 2016
Client: the Dali Museum.
Available for: Oculus Rift, Samsung Gear VR, Google Cardboard, Google Daydream + Mobile and PC 360
The first VR experience I analyzed is “Dreams of Dali”, a VR exploration of the Dali painting “Archeological Re...
March 4, 2019
M. Shumikhin, CMS.339
Year of release: 2015
Creator: Gregoire Davenas
Limited access: experience still available on file-sharing websites, but requires original Oculus SDK.
This experience changed my views on the future of entertainment. In it you wander the halls of Hogwarts, the main stage...
Allan Gelman CMS.339
Produced by: Colosse team, 2016
Created by: Nelson Boles – Animation, Joseph Chen – Producer, Kevin Dart – Art/Concept
Available on Steam, Oculus
Viewing system: Oculus, HTC Vive
Colosse is a short narrative VR experience that takes the user to a fantastical, polygonal, bl...
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