XBIZ Miami Announces First VR Shootout Competition Contestant Lineup
XBIZ is hosting the first ever exclusive VR Shootout competition at this year's XBIZ Miami adult conference. The VR Shootout competition is taking place on June 1st at the event's first floor Main Lobby Ballroom. This is the world's first adult VR competition featuring the top VR players in the industry. The contestants will be judged by their industry peers and compete for the top 3 “Best of Show” title. The official contestant lineup has been announced!
This year's XBIZ Miami is emphasizing a much stronger focus on virtual reality and live-cam. The newest related tech and content will be showcased to top adult industry producers, buyer, and studios around the world! VR being the hottest trending categories in the adult entertainment industry, the debut of XBIZ VR Shootout is highly anticipated by the industry elites and shakers!
“This is a special opportunity to experience the state of the art in VR first hand,” XBIZ Events Director Moe Helmy explains. “VR players established and new are encouraged to get in touch to find out how they can showcase their offerings in Miami and by doing so elevate their brand in what is bound to be a very busy marketplace.”Set for Thursday, June 1, the inaugural XBIZ VR Shootout pits VR content producers and service providers in a literal headset-to-headset competition, with the overall winner decided by attendee ballot.
The following are companies participating and competing in XBIZ Miami VR Shootout, the companies will be showcasing their work, contribution and innovation to adult entertainment industry. To give XBIZ Miami attendees a clearer idea of what should they expect each demo, XBIZ asked the contestants to talk about their vision and insights for the new medium.
XBIZ VR Shootout Participant Sharing Vision & Insights
VR advertising platform startup Pletra founder Michael Rapoport told XBIZ that “Pletra is the first VR advertising platform of its kind.”
“Our technology gives advertisers the users to increase their brand awareness in a new medium and VR publishers the capability to finally introduce a revenue model in the content,” Rapoport explained. “Our mission is to create a unique and non-intrusive experience for end-users in Virtual Reality by creating a truly native environment.”
Piper Blush told XBIZ that YourVRPorn YourVR Camera with the codename 180Z Mk I, will make its appearance at VR Shootout, calling it “the first professional VR video capture system designed with the needs of the adult industry in mind.”
“We will be demonstrating its video recording capabilities right on stage, showing how it can record and export clips to be instantly watched in VR headsets, with no post-processing needed. Attendees will also be able to enjoy prerecorded clips of adult VR films shot with our camera, showcasing the camera’s high quality, 60 frames per second, perfectly undistorted stereoscopic 3D footage,” Blush revealed. “The YourVR Camera 180Z will be the first VR camera system that lets any adult producer or independent model easily start producing high-quality virtual reality content.”
VR live-cam expert Terpon will be giving a real-time demo of its advanced VR live-cam system!
HoloFilm's president Anna Lee told XBIZ that she will be discussing methods of how to produce award-winner VR adult film, and practical solutions that HoloFilms is bringing to the adult industry.
“For content producers interested in producing VR content we are offering the ability to join our growing network of studios. For those interested in licensing VR content, we will be offering exclusive discounts on licensing packages to attendees of XBIZ Miami only,” Lee said. “And of course, we will also be promoting our affiliate program HoloCashVR.com, which currently encompasses three exciting brands: HoloGirlsVR, Burning Angel VR and KinkVR.”
Rocketbike ARVR CMO Sean Earley will demo booomVR for attendees.
“booomVR is a virtual reality web browser and content aggregation platform. It displays VR, 3D, and 360-degree content which is pulled from the web, social media, news feeds and other websites and presents it in an easy to use user interface,” Earley said. “We are currently seeking content partners who are looking for a white label solution for publishing their VR content.”
Nicholas Dodge from VReleased is offering attendees the opportunity to test out its BDSM-inspired game in VR.
“VReleased will be showing off a fully interactive, immersive VR experience featuring an anime girl ready to please her master,” Dodge exclaimed. “Unlike 180/360 videos, our 3D scene is fully rendered in real time with motion control interaction. So, go ahead and spank her ass red with a whip, vibrate her pussy or grab her head and pull her down for a BJ! Come check out VReleased where we encourage you to spank, whip and vibrate this kitty girl to orgasm!”
360 VR Novels’ Rodney Lewis is going to showcase a demo named “Ready, Set, Shoot” Regarding 360 video production to immersive adult content delivery,” inviting attendees to see the results of its HD productions with VR headsets.
“360 VR Novels will shoot your production, edit in post-production and monetize your content via an open source Android mobile application in a high definition 4K stereoscopic format,” Lewis said. “Our unique revenue sharing model allows your company and brand to get up and running quickly.”
VixenVR CEO Jimmy Hess is hyped to be participating in VR Shootout, to discuss VixenVR, and VRClubz, the world's first virtual reality strip club, also dubbed as Gold Club San Francisco VR.
“VixenVR and VRClubz features a unique blend of video production and game development never before seen in adult virtual reality,” Hess said. “Gold Club San Francisco VR is just one of our titles both immersive and interactive — the filmed girls come to life, they know who you are and if you are tipping them and if you are looking at them — even if you go to the bathroom. It’s like watching a movie where the environment takes a life of its own and everyone on screen knows what you are doing and reacts based on your actions.”
“We have spent years developing our VR content and micro-transaction payment systems,” Hess added. “We have an incredible VR experience to demo at XBIZ Miami and cannot wait to see everyone there.”
YanksVR's Todd Spaits is ready to present at VR Shootout, showing its female POV VR porn video!
“What will set our demo apart is our unique deep dive into our models’ true sexuality prior to seeing them naked, prior to seeing them more up close and personal than you could ever even imagine,” Spaits said. “YanksVR brings the girls of Yanks right into your world.”
CAM4VR’s spokes woman – VR porn star Ela Darling is ready to host the XBIZ Cam Awards red carpet, and will be showcasing CAM4VR's updated version of VR camera that is said to be capable of face-to-face live-cam streaming!
“When users try our VR experience, they feel like they’re physically present with the performer in their room with them [and] this experience is enhanced by the ability to speak directly to the performer in real time at very low latency,” Darling explained. “There has never been an experience that makes viewers feel more present and engaged with a cam performer than our new tech on CAM4VR.”
If you are in the VR industry and is interested to find out the newest and upcoming trend for VR adult content production, be sure to check out XBIZ Miami and its VR Shootout session. See you there!