How to play Minecraft in VR?

What is a minecraft?

Swedish developer Markus Persson created a sandbox video game known as Minecraft. There had always been a demand for minecraft to be played on virtual reality. Well, the wait is over.

Release of VR:

Minecraft possesses the VR release. It is different from what is available on Google play store. Gear VR must be charged for playing the VR version. It costs $6.99.

Gear version of Minecraft:

Cross platform play is supported by the gear version that stands by the non-VR mobile game. The release of Windows 10 assists the same.

Which additional versions are supported?

The following versions are supported and also contribute to provide an optimal exposure:

  • Galaxy S6
  • S6 edge
  • Galaxy S7
  • S7 edge
  • Note 5

It is said that the innovator edition of Gear VR that had some older devices working with it are not able to run the game well.

Developmental process:

Another version of minecraft is under development. That is the ocular rift. The date of release is yet to be announced.  But good news for windows 10 holders is that it is going to be free. you can easily find a variety of features in this version.

Microsoft had been showing the demos of its HoloLens augmented reality headset for about a year but Gear VR version has taken the lead. It has been succeeded in bringing the game into a new magical and interesting world. There are different platforms that allow the person to jump into the world of Minecraft with virtual reality.

A new journey!

Although you get a chance to do the things you like off and on but in virtual reality, you need to have a broader perspective.  You must believe that you have set off on a new journey and you are going to do something new and adventurous. You come face to face with real creatures in the game. This is your experience of something new and meaningful. Suppose to play an adventurous game in the world of virtual reality, you are able to gain a number of inspirations.

Features in VR:

A lot of effort has been put by the creators to bring minecraft to VR. Many tweaks have been added. Some have revealed to be exciting but some are kept as a surprise. The medium of the game is very unique and smooth. The game moves seamlessly. Some of the features include:

  • VR turning: Spinning gets a new spin. What your eyes see is different from what your body does.
  • VR controls: Smooth functions have been added for the players to move. You can use our head as a steering wheel to control your character. These new control make the game very easy and enjoyable for you.

A last word:

The more you play, the more you are lost with the new updates and changes each version brings. No doubt bringing minecraft into VR has brought ease, thrill and more happiness for majority of people.

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