2018 is shaping up to be a big year for VR arcades and attractions, and a new player in the space is looking to find success with an approach that focuses on fun gameplay and multiplayer.
Cyprus-based Neurogaming is a joint endeavor made up of Wargaming — the group behind World of Tanks — and a venture funding group called VRTech. They’ve got a development office in Moscow and two demo offices, the first in New York. Together, this group is developing a number of VR titles alongside cloud services and hardware packages designed so operators can easily set up and run their own VR arcades.Read more
Newly formed Neurogaming will create the ultimate experience of intense tank combat in virtual reality
January 23, 2018 — Wargaming and VRTech announced today the formation of Neurogaming, a global, location-based VR gaming provider with in-house technology and content expansion. The first game under development is World of Tanks VR where Wargaming brings the intense combat from its massively multiplayer online game to a completely new platform.Read more
VRTech showed the possibilities of its developments at the Dubai Film Market on December 8-11, 2017 during the Dubai International Film Festival.
VRTech Marketing Director Alexey Morozov spoke at the panel discussion "The Third Dimension: Innovations in Augmented, Virtual and Mixed Reality" on December 7. He talked about VR as a social experience and a need for VR infrastructure in Russia. "VRTech aims to make VR experience valuable for the player," Morozov said.Read more