VR is dead, long live AR
At the start of this month I wrote about how I believe VR is in fact dying due to lack of quality games and due to expense. However while VR has been trying to make it since the 80’s, AR or augmented reality is that bit newer.
Microsoft’s HoloLens is one of the most promising bits of kit to come around in years and one talented developer has recreated the entire first level of Super Maro Bros.
Looks pretty cool right, imagine walking around Dublin with this on, well okay maybe don’t. Microsoft’s HoloLens costs nearly $3000 and is still in development, it is less aimed at gamers and more at engineering business however as the technology progresses we will see consumer versions.
Super Mario Bros recreated in Microsoft HoloLens, hint, it’s amazing was originally published in Ireland’s Technology Blog on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story.