As creators move beyond ‘proof of concept’ experiences and into magical cinematic masterpieces – I wonder how will they will be officially recognised?
Do you think virtual reality will find it’s way to the Oscars? Cannes? How about the MTV video awards? We might see popular video games award shows create new categories. Or maybe virtual reality/augmented reality will get it’s own black tie event …where we all swoon over the gowns of virtual darlings.
I’ve done some research to find out some awards shows that exist right now, and while it’s in no way a comprehensive list – it does prove that the seed has been sewn:
1) The Proto Awards
By the Virtual Reality foundation who also bring us the Virtual Reality Expo. A dedicated virtual reality event with categories for: