Games A New Entertainment Addition To Movie Theater Multiplex
France’s third largest movie theater has added a new entertainment element to its Paris multiplex, mk2 Bibliothèque: virtual reality.
Called mk2 VR and located in the heart of Paris’ new ‘tech district’, it has the latest VR technologies and exclusive content from some of the leading VR developers from around the world. Oculus Rift, Sony PlayStation VR, HTC VIVE, MSI and more have VR on fiction, documentary, gaming and art.
“We are bringing VR to a multiplex-like environment with the opening of the first-ever entertainment venue fully dedicated to upscale VR experiences,” said Elisha Karmitz, general director, mk2. “mk2 VR’s concept offers consumers a lively, culture-filled facility focused on VR and good times, and that is why mk2 VR features ‘Le Perchoir mk2,’ a terrace bar developed in association with one of the trendiest rooftop and open air bar chains now in Paris, Le Perchoir.
:For anyone looking for a new experience, wanting to enjoy VR technologies or just having a drink in a cheerful environment, mk2 VR is poised to be the ‘go to’ place on the forefront of this latest revolution in entertainment.”
On its opening day in December of 2016, it featured:
• Birdly® by SOMNIACS: The best VR flight simulator
• Assassin’s Creed Experience VR by Twentieth Century Fox by Electronic Arts
• Star Wars™ Battlefront ™ Rogue One ™ X-Wing VR Mission
• The Climb by Crytek
• Homebound Joyride by Quixel
• Introduction to VR by Felix & Paul Studios
• The Walk by smartVR Studio
• Eagle Flight by Ubisoft
• Ocean Descent by Sony London Studio
• Space Pirate by I-illusion
• Holofit by Holodia
The cost to play is 12 Euros for 20 minutes and 20 Euros for 40 minutes.
Its hours are 6-11 p.m., Wed-Friday; 2-11 p.m., on Saturday; and 2-6 p.m., on Sunday.
Its website is: http://mk2vr.com/en/