Grand Theft Auto 5 Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Experience
Falandorn has already ported the Grand Theft Auto 5 to work with the awesome Oculus Rift virtual reality headset. Providing some excellent footage that immerses you in the GTA 5 game even more than the included first-person view created by Rockstar.
The virtual reality functionality was created using vorpX, an existing application that already allows you to use the Oculus Rift with many existing Direct X games. Falandorn explains :
“I’m not really into missions and all that, just speeding about shooting people and causing carnage is entertainment enough”
To-recap the Oculus Rift virtual reality head-mounted display being developed by Oculus VR, who raised $16 million, of which $2.4 million was raised with crowdfunding via Kickstarter. Oculus VR was founded by Palmer Luckey and the co-founders of Scaleform, and id Software co-founder John Carmack was later hired as its Chief Technology Officer. The company was then purchased by Facebook for $2 billion.