Sparc – Research Details

Sparc - Research Details Sparc is a competitive vSport where players challenge each other in a fast-paced ball game. You must hit your opponent with either your ball or their ball rebounded at them to score a point. You can avoid being hit by physically dodging out of the way…

Creed: Rise To Glory™ Research

Creed: Rise To Glory™ ResearchCreed: Rise To Glory™ is a boxing game based on the Rocky Franchise. You can train up your boxing skills with various exercises using the punching bag, speed ball and dummy in the gym, then put your skills to the test in the ring and work…

Synth Riders, VR Regatta & Until You Fall – Research Details

Synth Riders, VR Regatta & Until You Fall - Research Details This article gives a brief overview of our research into Synth Riders, VR Regatta and Until You Fall. You can also check out a full overview of our research, including information about the effect on perceived exertion and adherence…

Racket: Nx

Research Results for Racket: Nx Racket: Nx is a racket and ball-based game played inside a giant glass dome. The walls light up with targets to hit with the ball, which can glide along the wall depending on the strength of the hit. It can be played either in single…

Research Overview

The effect of VR games on perceived exertion, exercise adherence and health​ At Virtually Healthy we have been conducting research into the mental and physical health benefits of virtual reality games. This article will give a brief overview of our recent research project. This project also included motion capture, however…

VR Gift Guide 2020

At Virtually Healthy we believe that virtual reality is the perfect solution to get people up and moving, in a fun and motivational way - helping with both physical and mental health! So we’ve come up with the ultimate gift guide for including VR in your Christmas.If you’re split from…

The Origins of Virtual Reality

It may surprise you to know that the idea of Virtual Reality (VR) started in the 30s. From what started as a novel about goggles that mimic real life sense, has turned into a sensational development in technology. Most of us remember the latest developments in VR. However, many things…

The Oculus Quest – a game changer for VR in fitness, rehabilitation and therapy

The Oculus Quest – a game changer for VR in fitness, rehabilitation and therapy On 21st May 2019, Oculus released the latest standalone VR headset. By standalone, we mean no PC and most importantly, NO WIRES! Now there have been many standalone headsets in the past, such as the Oculus…