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Virtuix Announces $100,000 Prize Pool for VR Esports Contests

Jan

19

2021

Virtuix Announces $100,000 Prize Pool for VR Esports Contests

By Amusement RC | January 19, 2021 Virtuix, developer of the “Omni Arena” virtual reality esports attraction, announced a cash prize pool of $100,000 for the 2021 Omni Arena esports series. With this large prize pool, Virtuix aims to help attract guests back to entertainment venues after the lockdowns of 2020. “By offering a $100,000 […]

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Virtuix Unveils “Dead Zone” Game for Omni Arena

Dec

08

2020

Virtuix Unveils “Dead Zone” Game for Omni Arena

By Amusement RC | December 8, 2020 Virtuix, creator of the “Omni Arena” virtual reality esports attraction, has unveiled “Dead Zone: Zombies,” its latest game for Omni Arena. In Dead Zone, teams of up to four players cooperate to fight hordes of zombies, collect supplies, and survive a zombie apocalypse. Dead Zone offers two rounds […]

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Virtuix Is Levered to an Unprecedented Gaming Paradigm

Oct

22

2020

Virtuix Is Levered to an Unprecedented Gaming Paradigm

By Josh Enomoto | October 22, 2020 Not only has digitalization impacted everyday conveniences, it has also changed our culture. For instance, it wasn’t that long ago that video games were exclusively the domain of the male and the mate-less. Now, this sad narrative has been flipped onto its head, with video games becoming integrated […]

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Virtuix is developing a home version of its Omni VR treadmill

Oct

07

2020

Virtuix is developing a home version of its Omni VR treadmill

By Kris Holt | October 7, 2020 It’s been a long time since we first got to try out Virtuix’s Omni VR treadmill and the company is finally preparing to roll out a more-compact consumer version of the device. It plans to ship the gaming-focused Omni One in the second half of 2021. The system […]

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Virtuix will return to home VR market with Omni One treadmill

Oct

07

2020

Virtuix will return to home VR market with Omni One treadmill

By Dean Takahashi | October 7, 2020 When virtual reality took off more slowly than expected in 2016, Virtuix pivoted with its Omni Arena 360-degree treadmills for VR, taking them into theme parks and VR arcades. But now that the pandemic has hobbled those attractions, Virtuix is returning to the home VR market with the […]

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Virtual Reality Esports Activity Recovering From Pandemic

Sep

03

2020

Virtual Reality Esports Activity Recovering From Pandemic

By Vending Times | September 3, 2020 Virtuix, creator of the “Omni Arena” virtual reality esports attraction, has shared the latest usage data captured by Omni Arena systems at entertainment venues nationwide and has found revenues have recovered 85% of pre-lockdown levels, according to a press release. The Omni is a motion platform that enables […]

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Virtuix Reports Encouraging Data From Reopened US Entertainment Venues

Jun

19

2020

Virtuix Reports Encouraging Data From Reopened US Entertainment Venues

By Bryony Andrews | June 19, 2020 Virtuix, creator of the “Omni Arena” virtual reality esports attraction, has shared encouraging usage data from entertainment venues that have recently reopened. 12 out of 26 Omni Arena locations have reopened the attraction to the public. Since reopening, gameplay sessions each week have increased 120% on average. At […]

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FULL THROTTLE DEBUTS OMNI ARENA AT TWO GO-KARTING VENUES IN CINCINNATI, OH

Feb

12

2020

FULL THROTTLE DEBUTS OMNI ARENA AT TWO GO-KARTING VENUES IN CINCINNATI, OH

By Amusement RC | February 12, 2020 Virtuix, creator of the “Omni Arena” virtual reality esports attraction, announced that Full Throttle, an operator of go-karting venues in Cincinnati, OH, has installed Omni Arena at its two facilities. These installations are Omni Arena’s first in the Cincinnati area. “Omni Arena is the perfect fit for our […]

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Virtuix reveals that esports encourages repeat play and attracts new audiences

Jan

24

2020

Virtuix reveals that esports encourages repeat play and attracts new audiences

By Charlotte Coates | January 24, 2020 Virtuix, developer of the Omni virtual reality treadmill and Omni Arena esports attraction, has highlighted data which shows that esports drives repeat play. Virtuix is pleased to share data from over a million plays of its groundbreaking Omni Arena, showing that esports stimulates repeat play at FECs, as […]

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