My family loves video games! Playing Tropico 5, Destiny, Soul Calibur IV and Super Smash Brothers are among our favorite ways to spend a Saturday afternoon. But, when my 15-year-old requested a VR (Virtual Reality) headset for his birthday, I have to admit, I cringed on the inside. The thought of him playing video games in a ‘secret’ environment that close to his eyes and brain worried me. Him being in a seemingly real world gave me flashbacks to weird sci-fi movies where grown adults get caught in twisted virtual worlds they can’t get out of.
While I have not decided one way or another if he’ll get the latest tech gadget for his upcoming birthday, I have agreed to at least do the research on the latest technology in virtual reality. Here are four things I will consider before buying a virtual reality headset.
What is the recommended age for VR