Today, I woke up to an article from Gizmodo about Facebook pulling a demo for a virtual reality shooter called Bullet Train from the 2018 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). I remembered that when I first got my Vive (and set up Revive) that I scoured the Oculus store and downloaded every free Oculus game, one of which was Bullet Train. This games drops you into the role of a soldier (?) who needs to defend him/herself from an army of soldiers and a giant flying robot. I played through the game months ago, but I wanted to give it another go. The game is very short; the entire playthrough is a little under six minutes. You can watch my playthrough recording below if you'd like.
It is a tricky stance being against assault-style semi-automatic weapons and then being a fan of shooter games.Read More