Oculus announced that pre-orders for its much-anticipated virtual reality headsets will be made available today and that those who backed the Oculus Rift Kickstarter campaign in the beginning will get a free headset.
Alex Hern, from the Guardian reported that Facebook owned Oculus, plans to send a free Rift headset along with games Lucky’s Tale and Eve: Valkyrie that will be bundled with the gift.
On the Oculus Website:
As a small token of our appreciation for your support, all Kickstarter backers who pledged for a Rift development kit will get a free Kickstarter Edition Oculus Rift! And like all Rift pre-order purchasers, you’ll receive a bundled copy of Lucky’s Tale and EVE: Valkyrie.
The report continues that roughly 7,500 people who supported the first Kickstarter campaign of at least $275 are among those to receive a free Rift
Virtual reality technology is fast becoming a popular name among consumers who are looking for another level in immersive technological interaction.
AR/VR is expected to be the next big wave within the a couple of years with major tech companies looking for their slice of the market pie.
For those of you who are excited about what Oculus will bring to the market, you better get over to their website and fork over your money before quantities become temporarily diminished.