VR Education Hldgs - Launch of Titanic VR & Notice of Results
For Immediate Release
('VR Education' or the 'Group')
Launch of Titanic VR
Notice of Interim Results
VR Education (AIM: VRE; ESM: 6VR), a leading virtual reality ('VR') technology company focused on the education space, is pleased to announce the launch of Titanic VR, the Group's highly anticipated immersive gaming experience, which will be available for PC, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and Windows Mixed Reality from
The Titanic VR game allows users to experience the tragic events of the doomed ship through the eyes of a survivor and to virtually explore the wreck on the seabed as she looks today. The game features a fully immersive and historically accurate animated experience which tells the story of the evacuation to lifeboats, based on the eye witness testimonies of survivors of the 1912 tragedy.
The project began its life through a Kickstarter campaign in early 2017. Motion capture technology and extensively-detailed maps of the shipwreck were used to create an accurate 3D depiction of the Titanic, setting the scene for an educational game where players are tasked with navigating the wreck using their submersible and ROV. The game features eight dive missions and seven lab missions.
David Whelan, CEO of VR Education, said:
"I am delighted to launch Titanic VR following the success of Apollo 11, which has been downloaded over 130,000 times since its launch in 2016. Titanic VR is a factually animated experience that tells the famous story of the sinking of
"We are confident that Titanic VR will be a great success and will update investors on early-stage demand at the time of the Group's interim results."
Notice of Results
The Group will announce its interim results for the six months to
For further details and registration, please contact Buchanan at [email protected].
Following the meeting, an audio webcast will be available at http://webcasting.buchanan.uk.com/broadcast/5b6c04ac49f1e90e16902994
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For further information, please contact:
David Whelan, CEO
Tel: +353 87 665 6708
James Caithie /
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7213 0880
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7186 9952
Davy (Joint Broker & ESM Adviser)
Tel: +353 1 679 7788
Tel: +44 (0)20 7466 5000
Fuller Marketing (Irish Corporate PR)
Tel: +353 87 981 3176
Notes to Editors
VR Education, together with its wholly owned subsidiary, is an early stage VR software and technology group based in
In addition to the ongoing development of the ENGAGE platform, the Group has also built two downloadable showcase VR experiences, being the award-winning Apollo 11 VR experience and an early access version of the Group's Titanic VR experience.
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