Is rFactor 2 in VR worth it? we know VR is a niche for some but is it the ultimate experience. For some rFactor 2 is the perfect sim.
Ever wondered how rFactor 2 is whilst using VR? For some people, VR is a mixed bag of total immersion but also some can suffer from nausea and sickness.
For those that are thinking of getting into sim racing with VR, we see how rFactor 2 works with it.
In this video by Nick Grabau he takes to the track using VR in rFactor 2 and gives a great review of how it all works as well as displaying driving with VR.
Nick goes on to mention “We took the Porsche 991 RSR GTE out to Spa (because we didn’t get an F1 Race at Spa this year) for a 20 min race with day/night cycle enabled to test out the VR experience”.
“I was quite impressed with how it looked and performed (running on mostly high settings @ 1440p), there were some strange stuttering/shimmering glitches I noticed, but nothing that took away TOO much from the experience”.
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About rFACTOR 2
rFactor 2 is a realistic, easily extendable racing simulation from Studio 397. It offers the latest in vehicle and race customization, great graphics, outstanding multiplayer and the height of racing realism. rFactor 2 features mixed class road racing with ultra realistic dynamics, an immersive sound environment and stunning graphics, perfect for top-level esports and a rich single-player experience.
Race against a field of AI cars, or in multi-player mode against others. rFactor 2 supports a full day-night cycle as well as dynamically varying weather conditions such as rain which dynamically builds into puddles. Tracks feature “real-road” technology that changes the grip as more cars drive on it. You can run full 24 hour endurance events and in multi-player mode, driver swaps are also supported. Everything can be customized by the community, including adding new tracks and cars, and a wealth of add-ons are available on-line.Working with several partners, rFactor 2 has been used in hundreds of esport championships all over the world – in particular McLaren’s World’s Fastest Gamer and Formula E.
rFactor 2 is also an evolving product, which will be updated and added to for many years, so the list of features will expand!
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