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http://www.destructoid.com/virtuix-omni-virtual-reality-treadmill-releasing-this-year-for-499-273090.phtml
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But that (or Project Morpheus, if you prefer) is only one piece of the virtual reality puzzle that will hopefully soon be constructed in my living room. While those headsets may take care of the stereoscopic visuals and head tracking, the tactile feel of actual movement is best handled by the Virtuix Omni.

Highly advanced

Next level.

WALKING TECHNOLOGY. thumb.gif
Edited by frickfrock999 - 4/10/14 at 12:53pm
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That looks uncomfortable on the crotch.
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Looks like I've found a replacement for my old thread mill.
    
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I wish I had gotten one of those first 100 Chocobyte chocolate 3d printers. I could have managed this + an Oculus Rift from my girlfriend for my birthday.
   
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This looks kinda awesome, but honestly in that picture it looks like the crotch is very painful biggrin.gif
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Rofl could you imagine this with the current state of DayZ SA... You'd be ready for a marathon after 2 weeks.
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That gif seems comedic. There is a point in time that - and it may sound like a cliche but it's true - you say "ok, we walk, we turn, we jump, we push, why not just do that in real?".

One of my favorite games was playing pretend war as a kid. We didn't even have nerf guns, just saying the sound was super fun.
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I'll be waiting for the Omni+OculusRift + Dayz The Walking Simulator. wink.gif

Would love to try one out, except the pricing in scandinavia will probably get closer to 900$+50$ shipping.
 
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Originally Posted by Shpongle View Post

I wish I had gotten one of those first 100 Chocobyte chocolate 3d printers. I could have managed this + an Oculus Rift from my girlfriend for my birthday.

You mean so you can give a printer to me, right? lmaosmiley.gif
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Seems good but honestly after work and the gym I just want to sit on my butt and play some games.
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