VR in a Bar Makes its First Appearance of 2016

With the Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2016 over for another year its time to see what else is on the calendar. In the UK virtual reality (VR) media marketing company Virtual Umbrella has announced the return of its VR in a Bar event, with the first one taking place in April.

There’ll be lots of celebrating going on as by that point, both Oculus Rift and HTC Vive head-mounted displays (HMDs) will have officially launched, and the company will also be celebrating its first birthday.


No exhibitors have yet been announced for the evening event, but Virtual Umbrella is looking for any developers who maybe interested in attending. Previous get together’s in 2015 included, VRgo, indie developer Psytec Games with Crystal Rift, Climax Studios the studio behind Bandit Six and Bandit Six: Salvo for Gear VR, Visualise, Smash Hit Plunder, Coatsink and Roto VR.

VR in a Bar will be held at Loading Bar in Darlston, London, on Thursday 14th, April between 6pm – 10pm BST. You will require a ticket to attend, they are free, but there’s only 120 available.

VRFocus will continue its coverage of VR in a Bar, reporting back with the latest visitor announcements.