Virtual-reality headsets are the perfect tool for scaring the crap out of people.
The sensory experience is far more complete than just playing a horror game or watching a movie, to the point where you very quickly become immersed in the setting. The only problem is, you look like a total idiot to everyone nearby.
This video shows a guy named Richard testing out a virtual reality game set in a haunted house. Sure enough, he completely freaks out—all while standing around in a total normal bedroom.
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