Lunar flight features online leaderboards and your profile name is used to upload all your personal progress. Lunar flight oculus rift support in beta, a challenging vr. For those virtual pilots who find flying upside down under bridges in fsx or dcs just too easy, lunar flight ups the challenge of vr flight on the moon. The oculus rift enabled version of the game is currently in. Lunar flight was released for pc on january 15, 2012. Wirelessly connect your headset and phone to configure and start watching in vr. Eagle lander 3d el3d is an authentic simulation of the apollo lunar. Mar 26, 2014 if you have ever wanted to join nasa and fly its lunar lander look no further. The best oculus rift virtual reality games, demos, and.
Your pilot name must be unique and will be reserved for you to prevent other players posting data against your name. The subject of history, in particular, has already seen a few different approaches there have been vr documentaries, from ashes brought the lectureformat to life, and more than one timetravel experience allows students to be transported to historic locations. Proper geeky zerog lunar sim fest, took me from complete ineptness to a weird sweaty state of zen as i got the hang of basic deliveries. See more ideas about simulation, oculus, oculus rift. This vr experience is a recreation of the events which took place between july 16th and july 24th 1969. Oculus rift lens video project now, you may say that you have seen many videos where they show a vr view of xplane 11 and you are right, but there is one difference. We have submitted this to oculus share but in the mean time you can grab it here.
Richtig interessant wird es wenn man eine oculus rift vr brille benutzt,oder eine zeiss cinemizer. Samsung wanted to make their dream come true and created this vr experience inspired by a soyuz 30 spaceflight. Oculus rift general discussions rise of flight forum. Graphically, eagle flight leaves a lot to be desired, as the game looks like an early playstation 3 game with a ps2era draw distance and pop. When you first start lunar flight you will be greeted with the pilot profile creation window. Lunar flight is an independently produced pc game by developer shovsoft which challenges the player to master to nuances of low gravity flight. The 41 best oculus rift virtual reality games, demos, and experiences cruise the solar system. The dk2 arrives and i receive a pilot kit from oculus, i want to get lunar flight ready so that when everyone starts receiving their kits they will be able to play it. So far the lunar flight oculus integration has been very well received. Nov 16, 20 myself playing lunar flight with the recently released official oculus rift support.
Without a doubt the most stunning piece of art ive ever seen. Whether youre soaring high above the rooftops or floating silently through the depths of space, a vr flight simulator provides an unparalleled level of immersion. Apollo 11 vr is the story of the greatest journey ever taken by humankind. Lunar flight has a simple system to help with the task of flying to your desired destination. Download the apollo 11 vr demo on oculus rift from oculus home. Apollo 11 vr excels at that because besides being a documentary, allowing users to relive the events of 1969, it also allows them to take control and fly the command module, land the lunar lander, explore the moons surface and deploy the lunar experiments all before returning to earth in a fiery reentry. A modern take on the classic arcade game, lunar lander, lunar flight extends the experience to a fully fictionalized and accessible lunar module simulator providing a variety of mission types. Sep 23, 2014 the big thing with the dk2 is the positional tracking.
El3d will soon be elvr meaning it will be available as an immersive vr experience. As you sit there checking out the gauges, apollo 11 launches and a few minutes later youre in orbit and objects start to float around you. A modern take on the classic arcade game lunar lander. A modern take on the classic arcade game, lunar lander, lunar flight extends the experience to a fully fictionalized and accessible lunar. If you have ever wanted to join nasa and fly its lunar lander look no further. Oculus rift taught me id suck as a space ship pilot kotaku. Read the oculus movie synopsis, view the movie trailer, get cast and crew information, see movie photos, and more on. First of all, let me begin my first forum post by congratulating all you guys on this absolutely beautiful flight sim.
The 9 best oculus rift games so far kotaku australia. So lets take a look at some of the best vr flight simulators available for. Best vr flight simulator for the oculus rift vr geeks. Fans of space flight will be pleased to know that it features correct newtonian physics behaviour and will provide one of the most authentic and. To see what lunar flight is like on the oculus rift, check out the video above. Sep 07, 20 to see what lunar flight is like on the oculus rift, check out the video above. Many changes have been made some the beta oculus support for this game, and it shows. Unfortunately due to ongoing sdk changes and lunar flights layered camera setup it would be a long time before a release for dk2 could be made. Laminar research, creators of the xplane flight simulator, will support the oculus rift virtual reality headset the oculus rift is a virtual reality immersive stereosocpic helmet made by oculus vr. Just broke and got the weird interactive detective movie game the invisible hours for a tenner too, as part of a weird bundle. A modern take on the classic arcade game, lunar lander, lunar flight extends the experience to a fully fictionalized and accessible lunar module simulator.
The company has sold some development kits and the customer version is expected sometimes in 2014. The oculus rift lens view of xplane 11 vr flight world. Today, were excited to share that the teams vr fairy tale come to life is now available for rift on the oculus. Spacex reveals mystery moon passenger, and hes a billionaire. Lunar flight get the game for download to your hard disk immediately. New difficulty options make it more accessible than ever before ensuring anyone can make progress and become a thrust vectoring master. It is a sphere with an arrow inside that points to the currently selected nav. Lunar flight uses a camera layering system to deal with zbuffer depth artefacts.
With the help of virtual reality headset oculus rift, developer diego araos was able to create a flying drone that loops its vision back to. Myself playing lunar flight with the recently released official oculus rift support. How to play in vr instructions lunar flight general. Jul 14, 2014 the 41 best oculus rift virtual reality games, demos, and experiences cruise the solar system. You make your way up the elevator and into the control module of the saturn v. Lunar flight extends the experience to a fully fictionalized and accessible lunar module simulator. Lunar flight on the oculus rift is the closest experience you can get to actually flying a. Last week, funomena cofounder and ceo robin hunicke wowed oc4 attendees with a talk on building vr titles with feeling, where she dove into the emotional resonance and marriage of narrative and design at the heart of her studios upcoming game, luna. With oculus rift support on the way, lunar flight is. A behind the scenes look at the creation of the eagle flight soundtrack.
I have been looking all over the net for a semi decent description or guide on how to use my newly aquired oculus dev kit with rof, and cant find. The rift, like a pair of binoculars, has lenses that produce a virtual image a sensible distance in front of your eyes probably about 3 feet away. Lunar flight tutorial 04 the mission computer mc duration. Lunar flight and many other game downloads at gamesrocket. A group of pennsylvania scientists have developed an outofthisworld use for the oculus rift virtual reality headsetcontrolling lunar rovers, allowing anyone to explore the moon in realtime. The old one only registered rotational movement, but now thanks to a camera you clip to your monitor it registers all movements.
Lunar flight features very atmospheric sound and visuals, creating a very immersive experience and is designed to engage the players senses as well as their appreciation for realistic physics. Xplane vr flight at night with the oculus rift gtx 1060. Now for the first time ever you get to experience this historic event through the eyes of those who lived through it. Oculus rift taught me id suck as a space ship pilot. How do i make the oculus rift work with realflight 8. Lunar flight anniversary edition on oculus rift oculus. This onrails experiential journey follows the major in the famous building dive scene from ghost in the shell. The sim puts you in the cramped, claustrophobic cockpit of a nearfuture, but apollo leminspired lander, and with a number of missions to deliver cargo and collect data in a plausible. This makes it more accessible to more people all over the world. Explore the infinite beauty, forge the powerful strength. If youve got a fancy oculus vr headsets, these are the games and demos you. Based on a classic arcade game lunar lander this real time vr edition is hard to master but fun to fly.
An era of brandnew video viewing experience starts from here. Lunar flight dev unveils new cockpit in latest video vrfocus. Lunar flight did you ever play the classic arcade game lunar lander. Page 1 of 2 oculus rift posted in general discussions. Educational experiences are fast becoming some of the most compelling applications of vr. Watch a drone take flight with the oculus rift polygon. The big thing with the dk2 is the positional tracking. Lunar flight has been updated with new multiplayer modes and many more new or improved features. From four brave pilots one has been chosen, while three of his replacements stayed on the ground. Experience the fully rendered, claustrophobic soyuz interior, relive the malfunction that almost.
The alignment sphere is displayed in both the hud and in the top down camera view of the mission computer. The old one only registered rotational movement, but now thanks to a camera you clip to your monitor it. Someone modeled a movie theater, and you can play video. Lunar flight oculus rift shovsoft virtual reality it been a while since indie developer shovsoft has released any new information on virtual reality vr space simulator lunar flight. In 1978 poland got a chance to send its national into outer space. The 41 best oculus rift virtual reality games, demos, and. Lunar flight will finally get tracked controller support and is coming to the oculus store. Elon musks spacex welcomes japanese entrepreneur yusaku maezawa and an entourage. I wanted to show the amazing detail that you get when flying at night. If youve got a fancy oculus vr headsets, these are the. The oculus go was released may 1 and the announcement was made at facebooks annual developer conference f8. Download the apollo 11 vr demo from steam for rift or htc vive. There has been some progress but there are still problems and i have to date not been able to get an acceptable implementation that doesnt have issues. Almost every video you have seen, where someone is playing a vr game, is not actually displaying the video from the.
I have been looking all over the net for a semi decent description or guide on how to use my newly aquired oculus dev kit with rof, and cant find anything. Apr 09, 2014 with the help of virtual reality headset oculus rift, developer diego araos was able to create a flying drone that loops its vision back to the user. If youre a flight junkie who has, or is planning to get, an oculus rift, there are a few musthave titles that take the experience to the next level. After opening oculus home i start steam, i calibrate the oculus for standing once and after that i. You will need to allow unknown sources in the oculus software. Beta build of arcade remake lunar flight lands on early access for oculus rift cv1 jul 11, 2016 there are ongoing optimisations to be done in the lead up to the official full release, as well as. The oculus displays tiny pictures a few inches from your eye, and you need to be able to see those, even if the eye is defocused. Moon vr player, a compact vr video player, rewrites the rules of vr viewing and restructures light and shadow. Lunar flight can now be purchased from the humble store you will receive a. Browse our top vr titles and purchase from the oculus mobile app or while youre in virtual reality. There still doesnt seem to be a reliable solution to get this to work with the latest sdk. Please note only oculus touch is supported for virtual hands, switch to gamepad mode for gaze based input. Today, were excited to share that the teams vr fairy tale come to life is now available for rift on the oculus store.1041 647 689 1100 1104 134 265 1169 371 958 1430 200 234 402 1266 385 761 962 1154 533 114 500 736 1032 173 275 1019 609 138 460 769 819 215 993 276 719 1483 662 377 1041 566 75