Startup NullSpace VR introduced Tactile suit for virtual reality
If you have a virtual reality headset, you have already thought about what you it is not enough. When you seem to be fully immersed in the virtual world, the inability to feel something and touch spoils the experience. To make the gaming experience in virtual reality truly memorable, different enthusiasts and small companies create all new devices able to add VR haptics. That's a start NullSpace VR engaged in the development of its own suit HARDLIGHT VR, which is similar to a kind of futuristic armor of another video game about super-soldiers from space.
The creators emphasize that their development will not solve all the problems, because at this stage gadget fully supports all 15 games for the VR-set Vive and Oculus Rift. In the future they plan to improve the compatibility of their "armor", adding to the library of supported games new projects. But at HARDLIGHT VR is a special audio mode, which converts certain sounds from the game experience. It works even if the game is not adapted under the vest. Another interesting feature of the device - the ability to track body movements and synchronize its position with a headset. This will provide an even more realistic feel when playing.
The developers have already organized on Kickstarter to raise funds necessary for the production of costumes. It is worth noting that HARDLIGHT VR requires connection to a PC via USB, so a complete freedom of action to wait just not worth it from him, nevertheless one can buy himself a fancy clothes for a virtual reality starting from $ 500 for a starter kit.
Until the end of the fundraising campaign was almost a month, but the developers at the time of writing this news have been able to collect almost the entire amount required by them, so that the device will be available for sure.