Meet the Miner - WDR VR Bergwerk

Westdeutscher Rundfunk Köln / Aesir Interactive GmbH
5
1 reviews

Enter your PIN

To complete this purchase, enter your PIN for VIVEPORT.

Forgot your PIN?

Play Area

Standing

Room-scale

Input Method

VIVE Controllers

Oculus Touch

VIVE Cosmos Controllers

Content Rating

13+

Release Date

Latest Update

Version

1.0

Media Type

Game

Number of Players

Singleplayer

Languages

Interface Audio Subtitles

English (United States)

System requirements

Available OS

Windows 10

Available OS Bit

64-bit

Processor

Intel Core i7-7700 or AMD Ryzen 7 1700

Memory

16 GB

DirectX Version

11

Disk Space

3 GB

Graphics

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 6GB / AMD RX 480 8GB

Additional Notes

Developer information

Developer

Westdeutscher Rundfunk Köln / Aesir Interactive GmbH

Contact

glueckauf@wdr.de

Publisher

Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR)

Contact

glueckauf@wdr.de

COMPATIBLE WITH:

VIVE
VIVE Cosmos
VIVE Pro
Oculus Rift
Oculus Rift S / Quest + Link
VIVE Cosmos Elite

GENRE:

Adventure
Simulation
Narrative
Education

Description

Ever worked hundreds of meters beneath the earth, bent down in dark, narrow shafts, hitting coal out of the walls? Probably not. Now you can: The WDR, Germany’s largest public broadcaster, presents the interactive VR experience “Meet the Miner – WDR VR Bergwerk”. With an Oculus Rift, users can experience how dangerous and grueling life of a miner was 100 years ago – feeling what it was like racing down hundreds of meters into the earth in a shaky elevator and mining coal with a virtual pickaxe. Something you will never be able to do in real life again. It is the highlight of a VR/360° project focussing on a dying tradition – the last German coal mines shut down by the end of 2018.

Continue reading

What's New

Ever worked hundreds of meters beneath the earth, bent down in dark, narrow shafts, hitting coal out of the walls? Probably not. Now you can: The WDR, Germany’s largest public broadcaster, presents the interactive VR experience “Meet the Miner – WDR VR Bergwerk”. With a HMD, users can experience how dangerous and grueling life of a miner was 100 years ago – feeling what it was like racing down hundreds of meters into the earth in a shaky elevator and mining coal with a virtual pickaxe. Something you will never be able to do in real life again. It is the highlight of a VR/360° project focussing on a dying tradition – the last German coal mines shut down at the end of 2018.

Continue reading
AGE VERIFICATION
You must be older than 18 years old to enter this page.