Toy industry giant Mattel is partnering with Google to revive its classic View-Master toy as a virtual reality headset, the companies announced this morning.
The View-Master —that plastic gizmo which looks like a pair of binoculars, and displays stereoscopic images from cardboard discs embedded with film— will return to stores this fall as a $30 frame which fits around a smartphone.
Panasonic Corp is developing "VR (virtual reality) goggles" and exhibited a prototype at a private view (for the press) of "Wonder Japan Solutions," a private show that the company has from Feb 12 to 14, 2015, in Ariake, Tokyo.
HOLLYWOOD, CA – Industry-leading 3D conversion and VFX studio Legend3D has launched a Virtual Reality division, and are currently partnering with feature film studios, ad agencies and global retail partners to create immersive VR experiences in both 2D and 3D formats.
Legend’s first project, released at CES 2015, was the short The Recruit: R U In (in partnership with Metaverse, Inc.) and it is currently featured and available on Samsung’s Milk VR store for download.