Oculus VR, the company specializes in virtual reality, today announced their next game: Rock Band VR. Palmer Luckey, founder of Oculus, has taken the celebration of the gala awards Game Awards 2015 for the presentation. Last year Oculus VR Facebook acquired for a price of 2,000 million. Oculus team takes time to work with the developer Harmonix in this project immersive virtual reality, where the player plays guitar in front of a crowd of supporters. This game is designed for the hull Oculus Rift, which will be released soon. Luckey has also VR advance that Rock Band will be available throughout the month of March 2016.
Oculus and Harmonix share the goal of creating a realistic game that the player really feel it’s a rock star. To do this, they turned to the band Dragonforce, and hired them as consultants to explain to them how it works and how it feels a rock star. Dragonforce members have given them advice as bizarre as that of the most important when it comes to playing electric guitar body is the face. They have also shown how smashing guitars on stage. One of the issues that Rock Band players Oculus VR will be able to interpret the song “Through the Fire and the Flames” of Dragonforce group. VR Rock Band game places the player in a virtual stage to play in a rock band. You can see the battery on his left or his right another guitarist, or look to virtual concertgoers.
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Harmonix is also working on another project of virtual reality, but for Sony PlayStation VR; it is Harmonix Music VR, which offers a viewing experience music. However, Harmonix is not the only developer of entertainment content in virtual reality. There are other companies working in this area as Sega, Ubisoft, Netflix or Hulu, for example. Meanwhile, Oculus VR is cooperating with other developers to fatten its catalog. Previously announced titles include an RPG called Chronos, the flight simulator Valkyrie Eve science fiction, and Edge of Nowhere, a game of survival in the Arctic, created by Insomniac Games.
What still Oculus makers have not revealed is the date of commercial launch of its upcoming virtual reality helmet: the Oculus Rift. What is known is the price to be around $ 1,500, a figure that includes not only peripheral but also the need to enjoy virtual reality computer. Currently in stores Gear VR glasses, which cost $ 99 and that work with the latest Samsung smartphones are available.
In this video available on the Internet you can see a preview pictures on the gaming experience with Rock Band Oculus VR