Why Facebook Buying Oculus VR is a Good Thing

"The Oculus Rift has been marketed as the next evolution for video games and having used one, I can say that I do believe it is. Virtual reality is very close to becoming a thing that not only doesn’t suck, but is incredibly immersive. What this acquisition by Facebook provides is not only the capital to make the retail version of the Oculus Rift a thing that we can buy on a store shelf faster, but the internal and external motivation to make it a product that extends so much further than games. We are one step closer to Snowcrash’s Metaverse becoming a thing and that is something to be happy about." - David Rhinehart of Geekenstein

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richierich1571d ago

Jesus how many more of these?

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Godmars2901571d ago

Until it actually results in something good with some endurance, not just one game or experience which still leaves a rig gathering dust, it hasn't happened yet.

Ultr1571d ago (Edited 1571d ago )

Yeah yeah money talks....