Month: January 2020
The Joy Index: 10 Happiest Places on Earth

The Joy Index: 10 Happiest Places on Earth

by Alvin Manalac January 24, 2020 360, VR, Marketing, Travel / Tourism

Condé Nast Traveler’s campaign, The Joy Index: 10 Happiest Places on Earth, needed to showcase two destinations–Shanghai, China, and St. John’s in Newfoundland, Canada–using the splendor of 360 VR. Sponsored by Bank of America, Koncept VR got a chance to explore exciting locales handpicked by “happiness experts” Gretchen Rubin and Shawn Achor.

 

 

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Virtually Cayman

Virtually Cayman

by Alvin Manalac 360, VR, Marketing, Travel / Tourism

Koncept VR joined forces with lifestyle travel magazine, Condé Nast Traveler, to present a stunning VR experience showcasing the gorgeous Cayman Islands. The task was to tell a 360 video story that would be used a tailored marketing narrative specific to Traveler’s needs.

 

 

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Porsche – Hall of Legends

Porsche – Hall of Legends

by Alvin Manalac VR, Automotive, Marketing

AIXR VRAwards 2019 ‘VR Marketing of the Year’ finalist

End of 2017 Porsche knocked at the door of Nerdindustries. They had seen the VR solutions Nerdindustries had done for Reload,  Volkswagen and Villeroy & Boch. And now they were looking for VR game for themselves. Not just a VR application which are usually used for marketing purposes but a fully triple A style adventure game that should introduce the audience into the long history of Porsche in motorsports.

 

 

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Humanitarian Leadership Academy – Safeguarding Training

Humanitarian Leadership Academy – Safeguarding Training

by Alvin Manalac VR, Training

A Safeguarding VR training simulation for the aid sector.

The Brief

Are you ready to respond to someone who shares details of a safeguarding incident?

Conversations with survivors of exploitation and abuse can be challenging, and while traditional options to practice those conversations are available, they are often not scalable or emotionally engaging.

 

 

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Curfew: Join The Race

Curfew: Join The Race

by Alvin Manalac VR, Entertainment

An Interactive Narrative

Curfew: Join The Race is an immersive, interactive VR experience for Oculus Rift, inspired by the exhilarating drama Curfew, produced by Tiger Aspect (part of Endemol Shine Group) and Moonage Pictures. Curfew: Join The Race launched on 22nd February 2019, in conjunction with the TV series.

 

 

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Salesdrive

Salesdrive

by Alvin Manalac VR, Automotive, Retail

Pioneering VR Sales Tool

At Unite LA, a proof of concept for Salesdrive showed the capabilities of the tool. A sales scenario played out using HP Z VR Backpacks.

 

 

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Universal Presents: Bride of Frankenstein holoride

Universal Presents: Bride of Frankenstein holoride

by Alvin Manalac VR, Entertainment

Eyes Off The Road! A Media Revolution Is On Its Way

holoride has defined an entirely new media category (“elastic content”) for passengers by connecting XR content with data points from a vehicle in real-time. These data points include GPS travel route and time, along with driving data from a car, such as steering, acceleration, and braking. holoride technology provides a new type of immersion into any kind of VR content, creating a breathtaking, immersive experience.

 

 

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The Weavr Experience

The Weavr Experience

by Alvin Manalac VR, Entertainment, Sports

Revolutionising The Esports Audience Experience

In January 2019, a group of six organisations came together to answer the Government’s call to develop the next generation of immersive experiences. It is part of the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund’s audience of the future programme, delivered through UK Research and Innovation.

The project is creating a new platform that utilises historical and live gameplay data to transform how remote audiences experience esports.

 

 

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Mona Lisa: Beyond the Glass

Mona Lisa: Beyond the Glass

by Alvin Manalac VR, Entertainment, Training

Emissive creates the first Virtual Reality experience at the Louvre in partnership with HTC Vive Arts

To commemorate the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci in France, the Louvre is preparing a unique retrospective of da Vinci’s artistic career, opening to the public on October 24th 2019. As part of this landmark exhibition, the Louvre will present its first virtual reality (VR) experience, in partnership with HTC VIVE Arts and Emissive, which will bring to life the story of the Mona Lisa, da Vinci’s most famous masterpiece.

 

 

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Esqapes Virtual Massage

Esqapes Virtual Massage

by Alvin Manalac VR, Medical

Esqapes Immersive Relaxation is a first-of-its-kind, VR augmented spa. Angeles Vista Creative Ventures, LLC combined beautifully crafted VR worlds with automation and traditional wellness practices. They accomplish this by pairing exotic virtual environments with extra sensory components including wind, heat and aromatherapy, all while receiving a full-body massage. Each Esqape environment is specifically designed to stimulate multiple senses with the goal of helping the mind and body to relax. Immersive Relaxation is a novel method of immersing users into a virtual environment, while ushering them into a heightened state of relaxation. Using this system taps into the key senses that people use to evaluate their surroundings (sight, sound, smell, touch) which in turn helps them to relax and feel comfortable.

 

 

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