Oculus Rift in action playing Half-Life 2 (this is surely the future of gaming)
If you still weren’t sure about the coolness of the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, feast your eyes on the video above.
It shows off a head- and gun-tracking mod for Half-life 2 that uses Oculus Rift, and from the looks of it it’s got it nailed nicely: the gunplay is accurate and judging by the movement, the head-tracking is too.
Oculus Rift raised millions of dollars on Kickstarter last year, has the backing of some of the games industry’s biggest names (including Half-life maker Valve), and should be available later this year. We can’t wait