VR FAQ

VR

noun ( vir·tu·al re·al·i·ty )

“The computer-generated simulation of a three-dimensional image or environment that can be interacted with in a seemingly real or physical way by a person using special electronic equipment, such as a helmet with a screen inside or gloves fitted with sensors.”

Virtual Reality

  • What is VR?

    Virtual reality or VR, can be referred to as immersive multimedia or computer-simulated reality, replicates an environment that simulates a physical presence in places in the real world or an imagined world, allowing the user to interact in that world.

  • Im not a gamer, is VR for me?

    YES!  This new type of entertainment is designed for the masses.   At ALTESC VR we offer many experiences that will appeal to everyone.

Booking

  • How do I Book Time?

    Just like buying tickets for a movie!  All bookings at ALTESC VR are done in advance through our online booking system, using the following steps:

    1. Pick your preferred time slot on our booking system.
    2. Tell us the number of Gaming PODS required.
    3. Complete your payment – that’s it!
  • How many people can participate at one time?

    We have 8 VR gaming pods and 2 VR motion racing simulators available.

    Each POD can accommodate one person operating the VR system at a time.  However, you will be able to share the space (and time) for the duration of your booking with upto 3 people.

  • Can I book more than one session in a row?

    You can book as many sessions as you require, we do recommend that you take a short break between each session. 

  • Can I play games with others (Multiplayer)?

    We offer a range of multiplayer experiences which will enable you to join your friends in the game.  You will be able to communicate with them through the built-in headset microphone, and see your friends’ actions performed by their avatars!

  • Is there a minimum age limit?

    We advise that users are aged 8+, there is also a minimum height requirement for a customers which is 48″.  This is due to the physical stature (height, pupil-width, etc.) necessary for an ideal VR experience.  Any ALTESC customers under the age of 18 must have their parent/guardian present at the start of the booking to sign the Terms and Conditions in-person, on behalf of their child.

  • What games are available?
    You will have access to a large library of VR titles.  So, within a single booking, you can decide what game(s) you want to play from our library! ranging from roller coasters & swings to multiplayer zombie blasters, we also offer a number of non-gaming experiences which are great for team building or educational purposes.