Interactive demos immerse fans in "Yamato 2199" and "Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet"
Visitors to Production I.G's booth at AnimeJapan 2015 who are willing to wait in line can experience a virtual reality demonstration utilizing the Oculus Rift that will catapult them into the worlds of Gargantia on the Planet and Space Battleship Yamato 2199.
The 3 minute sequence adapted from the Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet: Meguru Kouro, Haruka OAV allows visitors to experience firsthand the sensation of piloting a Machine Caliber mecha. A similar VR demo was deployed at Winter Wonder Festival 2015.
The Space Battleship Yamato 2199 virtual reality demonstration allows visitors to tour the Yamato. This demo is approximately 10 minutes long.
Paul Chapman is the host of The Greatest Movie EVER! Podcast and GME! Anime Fun Time.