The Virtuix Omni is the Next Virtual Reality Step

  Virtual reality is taking the next step, and it's bringing you along. The Omni game controller by Virtuix will let gamers walk, run and jump in their favorite games freeing them from being seated in front of a keyboard. Omni is not your typical game controller. It works by using special shoes that have a small plunger pin on the toe and a low friction surface that is grooved for the pins. Gamers don their virtual reality head mounted display, like the Oculus Rift, step onto the Omni and strap in. Movements made on the Omni are translated to keystrokes a player would use to walk, run, jump, strafe or [...]