What started as an investigation into VR became a major project that expanded into a full game, with overwhelmingly positive reviews from technology outlets which enjoyed the peaceful search of awakening an ancient civilization.

While the game features challenges to overcome, at its heart is a meditative piece where people can just wander and observe the isolated world, enjoying serene sights and feeling a sense of presence.

Land’s End is a shining example of how virtual reality is not only an immersive way to play games, but a powerful storytelling medium.

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Crescent Bay prototype showcased

The Crescent Bay prototype, a successor to the Oculus DK2, was showcased at CES 2015 with better controllers and display.