We create Virtual Reality Experiences. Virtual Reality is the future for your projects. People won’t just get an impression but will be able to experience the quality of your projects like never before with devices like the Oculus Rift. As we have a passion for technology, The Virtual Dutch Men are always on top of new innovations. Everything that has some sort of connection to Virtual Reality will get our attention, to keep you up to date of the latest and greatest innovations.
KLM was looking for an innovative way of presenting the new aircraft and its special features to the public. The Virtual Dutch Men created the ‘Royal Dutch 787 VR Experience’.
Jacob Post, Flight Innovation Manager of KLM: “The announcement of the first KLM Boeing 787 Dreamliner was a great moment for KLM to experiment with virtual reality. The new aircraft has so many new features, so we had to look for a way to present it proudly. So, therefor we created the ‘Royal Dutch 787 VR Experience’.”
We always test our VR experiences extensively, before it goes to our clients, just to make sure that everything works. We like creating VR environments and love to actually spend time in them. Our VR Demo Suite is our favorite place to experience our virtual environments in all their glory!
Showcasing a unique experiment at the Game Developers Conference 2016! It started off as a wild idea: a true Dutch technological treat, established from a great collaboration! The experiment was a full integration of the Xsens suit and Manus VR gloves, as well as the development of a custom made Virtual Reality experience for this experiment. Read more about the GDC VR experiment!
The Dutch National Archives asked us to come up with an organized and intuitive method of presenting the archived photos to the public. We came up with the perfect solution: Photopolis. This virtual city visualizes the archived pictures and brings them back to life in virtual reality!
Dennis Voorham, project manager for Photopolis: “It turned out even better than we expected and our visitors reacted positively. I am genuinely proud of the experience!”
We love sharing our knowledge of applying Virtual Reality into your products or brand. Best practices of VR cases are very important to get an impression of what works – and what doesn’t. After all: It’s a whole new world that we have to explore together. Ever thought of using VR in your project? Want to know what VR can do for your products or brand? Visit our booths during the various events for a quick chat, or contact us and ask for the possibilities.
This year’s Steam Dev Days will be held in Seattle on the 12th and 13th of October. Since we will attend Oculus Connect 3 in San Jose from 5 until 7 October, we will set off afterwards to visit the Steam Dev Days as well. The event will teach us about the latest features Steam has to offer for developers and discuss advances in gaming on Windows, MacOS, Linux and SteamOS. The Steam Dev Days will cover a variety of topics that are relevant and exciting to PC gaming, including virtual reality, user generated content, Steam hardware initiatives, business and marketing best practices and much more.
Oculus Connect 3 is coming up in October and just like the previous two editions, we will be there! This year we will travel to San Jose, CA, to visit the third and biggest developer conference yet. Oculus Connect is where engineers, designers and creatives from around the world come together to push the virtual reality community forward with the Oculus platform. Experience the latest VR content, hear from industry leader and get hands-on with design and engineering workshops.
Dutch TV host Matthijs van Nieuwkerk tried out our Woodcoaster during his talkshow “De wereld draait door” (Literally: The world keeps twisting). Yesterday it was announced that Facebook has bought Oculus VR for $ 2 billion. At the moment ‘Virtual Reality’ is nothing new, but all the predecessors to the Rift are not proven so successful. This is where the Oculus Rift is different. Experts, fans and authoritative media like the New York Times all praised the Rift. The possibilities seem to have no end with the VR goggles. Will you swim with a group of dolphins? Perform together with the Stones at Pinkpop? Or perhaps experience what it is like to fly? It’s all possible!
At the table: Alexander Klöpping to tell us whether we have to be happy or anxious about the arrival of these ultramodern goggles. You can watch the video here (English subtitles).
Dutch TV host Cilly Dartell tries out our Templecoaster during her talkshow “Studio MAX Live”. Watch her scream her way through the dark corridors of the old temple as she demonstrates what effect a Virtual Reality rollercoaster can provoke in the human mind. Dartell is accompanied by Remco Bron – entrepreneur, speaker and retailer – who explains the technology behind it. Bron has always been fascinated about how the Internet, mobile, wearable computing and everything in between has an impact on people, businesses, education and society. You can watch the video here (English subtitles).