VAR Live Launches Largest VR Theme Park In Malaysia

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Location-based VR made serious headway in Malaysia this month as immersive entertainment specialists VAR Live launched what is now the largest VR-based theme park in the entire country. VAR Live Malaysia is open to the public now at L2-015 of the MyTOWN Shopping Centre.

A VR Theme Park is Coming to Malaysia

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One of those countries that may get their first VR theme park next — Malaysia. EXA Global is said to be developing their own games and hardware for the experience, with gameplay that includes up to four players. The post A VR Theme Park is Coming to Malaysia appeared first on VRScout.

Electrical Nose Stimulation Could Let You Smell Anything In VR Without Chemicals Or Refills

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Researchers at The Imagineering Institute in Malaysia have demonstrated a technique that would allow smells to be transferred and sensed over the internet. Hardware research smell

Scouted: Batman Samsung Galaxy S7 and Gear VR

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At the time, Samsung announced that they would begin taking pre-orders for the Injustice Edition bundle if you lived in select countries like China, Singapore, Korea, Latin America, Malaysia and Russia. We really wish this was sold in the U.S.

Eido Inoue tells us everything we need to know about HADO and location based augmented reality

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What are the software and hardware platform used by HADO? We have very unique needs for our products that makes most off-the-shelf XR solutions not viable for us: The hardware platform has to be lightweight, completely portable, and robust enough to survive rough semi-contact sports.

Holovis Uses Giant Robot Arms for Intense VR Motion Simulated Experiences

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Holovis is developing such a simulation with a partner in Malaysia to be revealed later this year “as part of a much larger immersive training and simulation facility”.

VRWorld: Our Most Popular Stories of 2017

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This piece looked at The Rift, a major AR/VR theme park which opened last year in Malaysia. #5: AMD Apple Augmented Reality (AR) Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Gaming Hardware iOS Microsoft Mixed Reality (MR) Mobile Mobile Computing Nvidia Operating Systems Reviews Smart Home Smartphones Virtual Reality (VR) VR World Windows 3.5k

VR Square, a VR theme park, is opening in Seoul

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As we hear more about VR arcades and theme parks and such opening around the world, we should rejoice: these serve as locations for people to experience the potential of VR without needing to invest hundreds of dollars in compatible hardware and headsets. Image Credit: Korea Bizwire.