The Oculus Rift is being hailed as the hardware that could change the way we play games. The groundbreaking virtual reality headset was previewed by PC Gamer at Gamescom 2012 and like others who have experienced the Rift were blown away:
The Oculus Rift is the most exciting peripheral I’ve ever used. This is the virtual reality headset I’ve been dreaming of since I was a little boy; true future tech that will redefine what it means to play games.
PC Gamescom 2012 Hands-On
Over 7000 people have already pledged over $1.8 million dollars to the Rift project via KickStarter.
Kickstarter Promo Video
Will we be saying goodbye to huge multi screen sim racing displays? Maybe not in the short term but a truly immersive virtual reality sim racing experience is definitely something to look forward to!