DreamWorks brought virtual dragonflight to New York

(Image courtesy DreamWorks Animation.)
(Image courtesy DreamWorks Animation.)

Attendees of the New York Comic Con 2014 got a chance to fly virtual dragons, thanks to the folks from DreamWorks Animation.

The movie studio created a virtual experiences using Oculus Rift headsets, fans, and vibrating seats to put users on the back of flying dragons, part of the studio’s promotion for “How to Train Your Dragon 2.” The movie is coming out on DVD on November 11.

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Maria Korolov

Maria Korolov is a science fiction writer who covers cybersecurity, AI and extended reality as a tech journalist at her day job.
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