Parks like Common Studios and the Islands of Journey are great and thrilling experiences, serving as gateways to a assortment of fantasies. Varied different parks are experimenting with immersive know-how to carry extra enjoyable to their patrons and it appears like Common is at the least contemplating some modifications.
Bizjournals noticed a brand new patent that exhibits Common is taking a look at new methods to carry their theme parks to life. The photographs are labeled “systems and methods for generating augmented and virtual reality images” and there are a couple of specifics within the doc to be aware of:
Current embodiments relate to systems and strategies of offering an augmented reality (AR) experience, a virtual reality (VR) experience, a combined reality (e.g., a mix of AR and VR) experience, or a mix thereof, as a part of an attraction, resembling a thrill trip, in an amusement park or theme park. In sure embodiments, every trip passenger could also be supplied a pair of digital goggles or eyeglasses to be worn throughout a cycle of the fun trip. The digital goggles could facilitate an AR experience, a VR experience, or a mix of each experiences. Thus, the digital goggles could also be known as AR/VR goggles.
Disney also recently spoke on adopting AR for his or her points of interest as properly, particularly going into detail on why augmented experiences are higher for parks than VR. The Disney CEO’s logic centered on VR hiding the park from guests whereas AR enhanced these fastidiously crafted points of interest. Common appears to be adopting each, although the existence of this patent doesn’t assure that they’ll transfer ahead with one in every of these applied sciences.
Common is on the point of a large enlargement of their model, not too long ago breaking floor on their new Super Nintendo World in Common Japan. In the event that they determine to develop their experiences with VR/AR, their large attain might be a robust power in introducing common customers to immersive know-how. Tell us what you suppose down within the feedback beneath!