7 Unexpected Uses For Virtual Reality

VR is not just for gaming or looking behind you in a video!

There’s so much more that this technology can do.

For your convenience I’ve compiled this essential field guide of 7 insider pro tips. You won’t find this in the user manuals.

Use a scissor to cut out and keep. For action sports, you can choose to laminate (optional) for longevity and waterproofing.

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1. Incubate Baby Birds!

With the Oculus Rift

Holds 2 Eggs. Steady warmth, mild hum sound and a soft, comforting blue glow. PC (Pigeon and Chicken) compatible. Not compatible with Apples.

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2. Cut your own hair!

With the Cardboard Camera App

Never go to the salon again! Use the wonders of 360 3D camera phone technology (at intervals) to see if you’ve missed bits in hard to see areas.

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3. Fight off wasps!

With the HTC Vive

When you’re fully immersed and simultaneously attacked by angry flight monsters, channel your inner-Ninja with horse-chopper moves like an 80s Jean Claude Van Damme.

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4. Bring Chocolate into the Cinema!

With Google Cardboard

Why pay crazy markups for movie house munchies when you can easily slot a chocolate bar into your headset and pretend it’s a phone?

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5. Land planes in fog!

With the Sony Playstation VR

Know that when people say “That guy always brings people down” it’s meant as a compliment. Earn the street cred to use the word ‘fly’ whenever.

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6. Craft a Hanging Basket!

With the Samsung Gear VR

Why not turn that Gear into Cheer with an attractive floral arrangement? Simply turn it upside down for the perfect seasonal display.

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7. Slow Cooked Snacks!

With GoPro Hero 4

Turn your frustration at overheated optics into lunch for the whole crew by attaching slices of nutritious cheese and ham to the back of each camera.

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