New reports regarding Samsung future plans to officially open a VR studio in New York, to create immersive experiences centered around Virtual Reality. At Sundance Film Festival, the South Korean Electronics has made an announcement about where it’s showcasing the Gear VR headset. More details can be found right after this jump!
Although Samsung’s USA chief marketing officer, Marc Mathieu did not mention any further details, but as per CNET, the production studio will however be located inside an existing Samsung office in New York City.
Since the introduction of the Gear VR was made in November, Samsung has been adding a steady stream of content for the hedaset, though. Nevertheless, the upcoming studio will obviously add to the manufacturer’s catalog of original programming for the notion.
The news about Samsung reportedly prepping to open a “dedicated virtual reality studio in New York,” came out last week in Park City, Utah. No more details have emerged about Samsung’s VR studio in New York, but the fact it would be loacted next to the company’s marketing team office and by the way, as Samsung creates new VR experiences, and the marketing team can try them altogether, understand them, and publicize them. What’s Up!
Samsung, would be one of the foremost big companies to really invest in virtual reality thanks to the partnership with Facebook-owned Oculus VR and the resuting Gear VR headset. People in attendance could wear Gear VR headsets and watch special comedy shows in virtual reality like “The League” and “Childrens Hospital,” showcase at Sundance Fllm Festival.
The vender from South Korea has also signed up a one-year deal with the Sundance Institute, through which it will foster filmmaking talent.