5 Fun Facts About Virtual Reality

July 27, 2018, 5:40 am EST | Share:

5 Fun Facts About Virtual Reality
Brought to you by Charleston Fun Park

The future is here and it is now…. Virtual Reality or VR has become somewhat of a household name. This computer-simulated stimulation has surprisingly been around for many, many years. Virtual Reality has become so popular as of late that the biggest names in technology – Google and Samsung – are creating entire divisions dedicated to this technology. Many companies are beginning to have Virtual experiences for their customers. Your next vacation could even be done entirely through VR technology.

Let’s check out some interesting facts about the history of this technology and what the future holds:

1) Virtual Reality technology has been around for decades.

2) All generations love it! Millennials may be the fastest group to embrace it, but the technology is loved by old and young alike.

3) Most people haven’t tried it yet, but REALLY want to! According to one study, only 1 in every 3 people in the US have tried it. Do you want to?

4) The first time is NOT easy. Some people say their first experience left them feeling disjointed while others complained about motion sickness. However, the second time proves to be the charm and keeps them coming back for more.

5) It enhances the gaming experience. The gaming world has fully embraced this technology and has designed games specifically for VR.

Have you tried Virtual Reality? Do you want to? Did you know that we have the technology right here in our own backyard? Charleston Fun Park has designed a VR game called Hologate. Hologate is a first-person shooter alien apocalypse experience for up to 4 players. They also have a Virtual Reality rollercoaster that will have you racing down the Great Wall of China.

Don’t be the in 1 in 3 people who have not tried it… BEAT THE HEAT and head out to Charleston Fun Park for a VR experience today!