When you’ve ever puzzled what it’s like to return again from the brink of loss of life, then we’ve got good news for you.
It’s stated that over 80% of those that undergo a reputable close to loss of life experience, or NDE, declare their lives had been eternally modified because of their incident. The recorded results have ranged from each optimistic and detrimental, with many survivors reporting a lack of concern of loss of life, summary considering, or extra expansive ideas of affection whereas concurrently challenged to keep up wholesome relationships–the listing goes on.
The consequences of those life-altering experiences are actually so fascinating to researchers that one firm has taken upon itself to develop a sensible VR experience that simulates numerous real-life close to loss of life experiences.
Co-produced by Portal Experiences, The Mind Manufacturing unit and 3DLive, Flatline: Expertise the Different Aspect is an on-the-rails experience that introduces users to a number of real-world close to loss of life events from the angle of the survivor. From sensible environments, to trippy, out-of physique experiences, users will undergo six completely different situations primarily based on four,000 interviews relating to NDEs collected over the previous 30 years. And that is simply season one, with extra VR experiences primarily based round different NDEs deliberate for future launch.
Episode one places you within the sneakers of Gloria Hipple, a lady who a had her personal shut brush with loss of life after a near-fatal miscarriage. Hipple’s phrases had been dubbed by a voice over artist whereas Hipple narrates the event herself. The six minute experience additionally options commentary from world-renowned specialists comparable to Heart specialist Dr Pim Van Lommel, Psychologist Dr Susan Blackmore and Spiritualist Dr Diane Corcoran who try to clarify what is going on to Gloria.
Flatline just lately made an look on the Scare LA horror conference in California earlier this month the place the bone-chilling experience was accompanied by a reasonably spectacular prop for the present ground. So as to check out Flatline on the event, attendees needed to step into an ambulance and strap into an actual stretcher. All this accompanied by a VR technician posing as a less-than settling paramedic.
So in the event you’re on the lookout for your individual shut encounter with the grim reaper, you possibly can decide up episode one for $four.99 on Viveport, Oculus Store and at VR World in NYC with plans for a PlayStation VR launch within the close to future.
You may join the complete six half sequence at www.flatlineexperience.com.