Virtusphere full body immersion virtual reality

March 27, 2010

Virtusphere | Virtusphere develops and markets a locomotion platform that allows users to be completely immersed into their interactive virtual experience. How it works: Virtusphere consists of a 10-foot hollow sphere, which is placed on a special platform that allows the sphere to rotate freely in any direction according to the user’s steps. Wearing a wireless, head-mounted display the user is able to walk and run being immersed into virtual environment. The movement by the user is replicated within the virtual environment. The same hardware set can be used for different applications by changing only the software applications.

Markets and applications for Virtusphere include but are not limited to:

  • Military, law enforcement , and other dangerous occupations for safely training, practical skills of users preparing for dangerous environments
  • Gaming and entertainment
  • Health and fitness
  • Education and museums
  • Architecture and construction-site 3D model walk-through
  • Virtual travel and tourism
  • Events and Shows
  • Home gaming

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