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Is VR dead Poll

Is VR Dead?  

30 members have voted

  1. 1. Is VR Dead?

    • Yes
      7
    • No
      8
    • Too early to tell
      15
  2. 2. What cost range would you consider buying a full VR setup?

    • >300
      14
    • 301-500
      8
    • 501-700
      4
    • 700+
      4
  3. 3. Is your rig VR ready?

    • Yes
      18
    • No
      12


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It's not "dead", it's just out of reach for most people due to the price of the headsets, then there's next to no real "game" for it other than technical demos and the cost of a new PC required for it is just too much as well.

 

Overall, it's not getting much traction because it's expensive as fuck and there's no games that would make people break their bank accounts for it. Until the headsets are cheaper and is feasible on a single GPU PC, it won't really take off.


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We're being held back by the 2% that are still using XP.


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i'm waiting for price drop and better games...it's not dead...it's barely even born yet...in 10 years from now threads like this one will make you laugh when we will have 4K VR a common thing.


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There's emerging markets for vr outside of gaming. It's far from dead. 


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11 minutes ago, ARikozuM said:

We're being held back by the 2% that are still using XP.

don't forget the 1% that still use vista


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No not dead. Just expensive so not everyone can buy. And you can make polls in LTT btw

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1 minute ago, dexxterlab97 said:

No not dead. Just expensive so not everyone can buy. And you can make polls in LTT btw

Long time lurker, not active in posting till recently, thanks for tip.

 

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I think VR is a pile of shit for serious gaming.

 

It's a cool novelty and what not, but it's really not what I want out of my gaming experience.

 

 

 

 


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VR will be the ways of motion controls once the newness wears off.


Currently focusing on my video game collection.  Here's what I got so far.  

Keep in mind I'm still grabbing multiplatform games on PC, unless they happen to be cheaper on PS4 or Switch (such as RDR2 as of right now)

 

Currently Playing:  

  • Animal Crossing: New Horizons - Switch
  • Super Mario Maker 2 - Switch

Games Beaten:

  • God of War - PS4
  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Switch

(will be reset at the beginning of each month)

Put on hold:

  • Splatoon 2 - Switch

 

How many games I'm needing:

  • DS: 82
  • Wii: 38
  • 360/PS3: 84
  • 3DS: 60
  • Wii U: 6
  • PS Vita: 34
  • PS4: 20
  • Switch: 16

 

 

 

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I still see no real reason to buy it tbh. Maybe a nice thing to play around with but nothing i would ever consider and especially not at the current price points.


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