Upcoming Omni Demos

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  • NobleBrutusNobleBrutus Posts: 137
    @ModMan‌ Any luck with TESO? Or have we another video to look forward to?
  • ModManModMan Posts: 79
    @noblebrutus Unfortunately TESO didn't work out. We attempted to have that demo out before E3 but the game wouldn't recognize any external controllers. (Wii motes or Xbox 360 controller) However, our newest demo will be released tomorrow! It's a Minecraft demo on the WesterosCraft Game of Thrones server. :)
  • NobleBrutusNobleBrutus Posts: 137
    @ModMan‌ You should use an emulator, personally I use Pinnacle game profiler but I've heard xpadder works well. They can map the 360 controller to the keyboard.

    Pinnacle: http://pinnaclegameprofiler.com/
    Xpadder: http://xpadder.com/

    Looking forward to the new video, any progress on any of the other suggestions here?
  • ModManModMan Posts: 79
    @NobleBrutus I believe TESO had a recent patch that disabled Xpadder as well because that didn't work out either.

    We actually just uploaded our new Minecraft demo on the WesterosCraft Game of Thrones Themed server today and have about 3 more demos lined up before we start looking for more. But I've been reading all of the suggestions and definitely will prolong our next FPS game.
  • NobleBrutusNobleBrutus Posts: 137
    edited June 2014
    Very good video, you can easily see the Omni latency issues have become all but non-existent compared to earlier videos. Very exciting.

    I'd be surprised if it was possible for them to block Xpadder (since it emulates a keyboard) but who knows. Did you have it on as a 'persistent profile?' Otherwise the fact it has a separate launcher could interfere.
  • OceanosOceanos Posts: 6
    edited June 2014
    According to this post on the oculus forums https://developer.oculusvr.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=42&t=7619 you CAN get TESO to work on the rift at least with 3D working.
    ^---- So check that topic out and see if you can get it working too like how the thread starter supposedly was able to.
  • MJoMJo Posts: 36
    @Oceanos‌ I believe the issue we were having with TESO is not with the Rift but with the expected input (TESO will not recognize anything but keyboard). Thanks for the suggestion, perhaps we will be able to get it working for a future demo.
  • LeozinhoILeozinhoI Posts: 1
    Outlast? Would be so awesome.
  • can we have it on some mmorpg game like wow....this happens a lot that my mom told me to move away from computer as i have been SITTING there playing for hours which is not good for my health...with this new thing, i can tell her i have been RUNNING for hours....
  • ModManModMan Posts: 79
    Just wanted to update you guys on our new demo we should have up by tomorrow if not later this week. We were able to get the oculus rift working while using the wii remotes on two omnis with chivalry medieval warfare. This was definitely one of my favorite demos to shoot and really excites me for the future of gaming online in VR.
  • What are the names of these two chivalrous Omni warriors?
  • ModManModMan Posts: 79
    @Dev_Guy_Robert They are only known as Sir Adams and Sir Geloneck. :D
  • ModManModMan Posts: 79
    Our new demo goes live tomorrow! We play through The Gallery: Six Elements!
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  • sutekiBsutekiB Posts: 1,040
    Ohh! I'm looking forward to this ^
    First VR related thing I backed :)
    Community Manager at Virtuix
  • ModManModMan Posts: 79
    The Gallery Demo is up! If you guys haven't heard of this game, you should definitely check out their website: http://www.thegallerygame.com/


  • You should demo dark souls 2. That would be extremely interesting.
  • l1ncl1nc Posts: 1
    From my understanding the omni can measure each foot stride right? Can you show an original demo of long running strides vs short stealth steps? I've been wondering if something like dreadhalls or really any game with a sprint / walk / stealth aspect can have varying speed levels based on user speed. Even a simple kph or mps display as the demonstater walks / runs would be nice to see.
  • @llynch1998 i agree, will put that on the list!
  • ModManModMan Posts: 79
    edited September 2014
    @l1nc Once we're able to get some Omni's to developers (soon) then we can begin integrating exactly what you mentioned because it is definitely possible as long as the game played is developed to support it. Once that's done, i'll make sure we have a demo up asap!
  • Tomorrow i'll be uploading our new demo! Any guess on which game? haha

  • ModManModMan Posts: 79
    edited September 2014
    Definitely adding this to the list of demos! :)

  • Our South Park demo is now live!
  • what is next omni demo? ?
  • sedredsedred Posts: 17
    MODMAN HOW ABOUT NBA 2K15? Will the omni be compatible with the ps3 or 4 console and its games? And will sports be playable too?
  • sutekiBsutekiB Posts: 1,040
    @sedred, the Omni will work with any PC game currently. Hopefully support for consoles can be arrived at. With the buzz around VR, look out for sports games built specially for VR HMDs, motion controllers and of course the Omni treadmill, as these will give you a significantly greater level of immersion than an adapted game would.
    Taking basketball as an example. With a wrist-worn tracker you could bounce the ball at your side without even looking at it, you could run forward with the Omni, look up at the ring with an HMD, and if you have one with built in cameras, or you've added one separately (like Leap motion or Nimble Sense https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/nimblevr/nimble-sense-bring-your-hands-into-virtual-reality) you could see your characters' hands mirroring your own right down to precise finger movements, helping you to pull off some brilliant shots. Very exciting times ahead!
    Community Manager at Virtuix
  • sedredsedred Posts: 17
    I cant wait till it compatible with game consoles!! :smiley:
  • I think dead island would be amazing!!!
  • I would like to see more Skyrim videos. Longer ones, of extended playthroughs. Say, about an hour long. If possible incorporate the use of the Sixense STEM system for independent control. This is basically my primary reason for wanting the Omni.

    Failing that, or aside from that, Fallout: New Vegas, using the rifle controller.
  • I looking forward to see a fable, star wars, or an alien game. Coop games are sweet to
  • yekusaiyekusai Posts: 3
    I think evolve might be neat to play.
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