Patriots Follow In VR, 10K Google Cardboard Viewers Being Given Away At Gillette Stadium

Patriots Practice In VR, 10K Google Cardboard Viewers Being Given Away At Gillette Stadium

The Google Cardboard group has teamed up with Financial institution Of America and Visa to convey a brand new VR expertise to Android and iOS. The topic is the New England Patriots and also you’ll have the ability to immerse your self in a follow they take part in.

To go together with the brand new expertise, 10,000 custom-made Cardboard viewers are being handed out to followers at Gillette Stadium. That is yet one more Cardboard giveaway meant to convey digital actuality entrance and middle to the varieties of people who might ultimately be transformed into VR believers. Assume the New York Occasions giveaway.

Right here’s the 360 diploma video expertise, you need to use your mouse to control the video to see what’s occurring in all instructions…or seize a Google Cardboard to view it (the brand new Samsung Gear VR browser will present it off fairly properly, too):

You’re taken into the coaching facility, onto the sector and into the locker room with this expertise. It was constructed on the STRIVR VR coaching platform. Whereas the 360 diploma video isn’t “true VR” it’s that style of a second that may seize you for hours and make you overlook the place you’re that I’ve been speaking about. These moments will pile up and shortly individuals are going to have a thirst for any such content material all the time.

The manufacturers dipping their toes in VR make it appear somewhat “faddish” however till sufficient individuals expertise some sort of immersive expertise, digital actuality is destined to be a factor for players. It’s not. Each single person who I’ve watched attempt VR instantly needs extra.

Patriots Practice In VR, 10K Google Cardboard Viewers Being Given Away At Gillette Stadium

In case you’re on the Patriots recreation at present during which they plan on destroying my unhappy, crappy Philadelphia Eagles, you possibly can seize a customized restricted version Google Cardboard viewer on the Patriots FanZone pregame or through the recreation.