XR Immersive Tech’s UNCONTAINED attraction selected as a finalist for the VR Awards
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- XR Immersive Tech Inc. (“Immersive Tech”, or the “Company”) (CSE:VRAR) (FSE:79W) (OTCQB: FNTTF) is pleased to announce that our UNCONTAINED hyper-immersive VR attraction has been selected as a finalist for the 6th annual VR Awards in the “VR Location-Based Entertainment of the Year” category.
The VR Awards is an annual red carpet celebration of groundbreaking immersive technologies that have redefined the immersive world. Hosted by the Academy of International Extended Reality (AIXR), the VR Awards features industry titans such as Google, Oculus, HTC, Valve and highlights companies that have made an impact through various award categories. As the leading voice in all things immersive technology related, the VR Awards highlights technological marvels and innovations that have revolutionized the industry. Operating on a nomination-judge system, each candidate of a VR Award is handpicked by community members and judged by a panel of over 70 industry leading creatives. In addition to being nominated by fans, each candidate selected goes through an extensive screening and review process to ensure high-quality relevance and ingenuity.
Previous winners in related categories include: “Star Wars™: Secrets of the Empire”, “Avengers: Damage Control”, “Current, Rising”, and “Ghostbusters: Dimension”.
This year we are honored to be nominated for the “VR Location-Based Entertainment of the Year” award. The “VR Location-Based Entertainment of the Year” award celebrates “nominees that have researched, implemented and carried out a truly outstanding, quality experience which has resulted in a high level of user satisfaction.”
“We are grateful to be a part of the 2022 VR Awards and to be recognized for the groundbreaking innovation we have accomplished. As a startup, we are honored to be nominated as a finalist in this year's prestigious VR Awards, alongside previous winners such as Valve, HTC, Oculus, and Google. I am proud of the team and what we have all accomplished with the launch of our UNCONTAINED Hyper-Immersive experience,” says Tim Bieber XR Immerse Tech CEO.
As we await the VR Awards ceremony in December this year, we will continue to aspire to the high-standards and expectations we have set for ourselves.
On behalf of the Board of Directors
Tim Bieber, Director and Chief Executive Officer
XR Immersive Tech Inc.
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ABOUT XR IMMERSIVE TECH INC.
XR Immersive Tech is building the industry's premier location-based Metaverse Platform. Since 2016 the Company has been an industry leader in Social Entertainment, Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) entertainment attractions. With its Hardware Platform UNCONTAINED and its Software Platform Uncontained/OS and its growing network of over 350+ VR operators through SynthesisVR, the Company helps its stakeholders build user experiences unmatched in realism, depth and immersion. The Company builds experiences on its platforms for some of the world's largest companies including: Intel, Bayer, Capital One, Scotia Bank, the US Food and Drug Administration, Allegiant Airlines and more.
ABOUT THE VR Awards
AIXR is an independent, community first, not for profit organization that exists to support individuals and companies of all sizes as the International trade body for immersive technology industries. AIXR or, The Academy of International Extended Reality, hosts the VR Awards annually. AIXR’s mission is to support individuals and companies in the immersive industry by endorsing, inspiring, and enabling innovators through removing barriers to entry and connecting a diverse collection of trades together. Through the team’s work on celebrating outstanding achievement in virtual reality with the VR Awards, we heard from numerous voices within the industry that immersive technology lacks a comprehensive support structure. AIXR exists to provide that support network that so many companies are looking for and to ensure that immersive technology is an accessible and inclusive industry for all. The VR Awards is overseen by AIXR’s independent VR Steering Panel.
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