Welcome to the Enter VR . On this episode we are joined by two scholars and Jedi of virtual reality, Karl Krantz and Jon Oaks from SVVR.
Here is a snippet of some of the things we discussed:
(The podcast you've been waiting for, we finally talk only about VR!)
1:00 Recap of CES 2017
4:00 HMD's are still evolving in 2017. Wireless VR is coming.
6:00 THE VR GLOVE IS HERE.
8:00 (Trinity has not been on Enter VR, but you guys are welcomed to come!)
8:30 How will VR backpacks co exist with VR backpacks?
10:00 Gloves vs. Motion controllers? Why not both?
12:00 Is Oculus playing catch up?
13:00 Defining the VR winter? Is it even a thing?
18:00 VR is unlike anything you've ever owned, here's why.
22:00 The market can be a good way to uncover the truth about our most intimate desires.
24:00 Expectations and predictions for 2017.
25:00 "There's a 1,000 VR titles now".
26:00 Demo etiquette is really important going forward.
28:00 How are things coming along at SVVR these days?
32:00 Finding a niche can be a viable option for newcomers in hardware and software.
37:00 Is mixed reality as hyped up as it should be?
41:00 VR MMOs need to be a thing already ala Elder Scrolls or Knights of the Old Republic mixed with Eve.
44:00 What does the hivemind of the VR community look like in 2017?
48:00 Expert advice from SVVR.
51:00 What will set your VR application apart from the competition?
56:00 "Keyboards need to die"
1:00:05 The current state of mobile VR? "AR is going to spank mobile VR"
1:06:00 What piece of vr content is Karl and Jon hyped up for in 2017?
1:07:00 Who would add more value to the VR industry Apple or Microsoft?
1:12:00 Closing thoughts.
Thanks again to Jon and Karl for being true scholars and gentleman of virtual reality.
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