Virtual Reality Gaming Comes To Wheaton

Arcade-V President Farris Baker pulled on the headset needed to play games at the new virtual reality arcade in downtown Wheaton

Arcade-V President Farris Baker pulled on the headset needed to play games at the new virtual reality arcade in downtown Wheaton

When First Light host Brian O’Keefe visited the Galloping Ghost arcade last year, the sound of hundreds of vintage video games was overwhelming. This week Brian visited a new arcade and had the exact opposite experience. The only sounds at Arcade-V are in the headphones of the people playing the virtual reality games.

A series of six cubicles allow multiple players to virtually  step into the game at Arcade V

A series of six cubicles allow multiple players to virtually step into the game at Arcade V