Everest VR Shows Me the Potentials of Virtual Tourism

Virtual tourism is one of the most interesting aspects of VR. To visit exotic locales I may never get a chance to explore is something I’m really looking forward to. Everest VR is one of these globetrotting virtual experiences, and given the ethos behind climbing Mount Everest, it’s fitting to be one of the first.

Harsh winds pushed against the tents at base camp in the dead of night. It was hard to see past a few tents in front of me, so I kneeled down and made my way into a nearby tent to find a working flashlight. I got up and teleported to my fellow hikers using the controller touchpad. The screen then faded to black… and a scenic overview of the mountain played as an intermission between the demo phases.

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