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Virtual Grand Theft Auto Looks Like A Lot Of Hard Work

In this video, we see a dude playing Grand Theft Auto IV's PC version using one hell of an elaborate virtual reality rig. The highlight is not the gameplay footage on the right. It's the dude footage on the left.

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While the idea of being sucked into Liberty City may sound appealing on paper, when you look at the footage in this post-GTAV world you realise just how bleak it was next to Los Santos' more inviting sunny beaches and green lawns.

GTA 4 in VR - Cyberith Virtualizer + Oculus Rift + Wii Mote = Mindblowing Experience [YouTube]

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the-owl-bard
The Owl Bard

When I thought of a device that would allow you to experience a game world more realistically, I always wondered how the pain a character took could be simulated. My better example would be like playing a Halo game with a bunch of Air Soft guns set up to fire and hit you when you got hit in game. To safely simulate the pain you'd feel while getting hit.