Oculus Rift Arrives Today with First Shipments, New Launch Video Highlights the Experience

on March 28, 2016 11:07 AM

This week marks an exciting one in the worlds of gaming, technology, and more as the long-awaited Oculus Rift virtual headset has officially begun releasing to the masses, with the device’s first shipments being delivered today.

A new blog post on the Oculus website detailed that Kickstarter units will begin arriving today, while the first wave of pre-ordered Oculus units will begin shipping mid-week and “arrive soon after.”

The company explained that it is “working as fast as we can” to deliver Oculus pre-orders, with pre-ordering customers to receive an emailĀ once the unit is out for delivery.

The Oculus Rift virtual reality headset officially begins its release this week – in the meantime, you can check out a new video highlighting the device’s release this week below:

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Ryan is the Features Editor at DualShockers, with over five years' experience in the world of video games culture and writing. He holds a BA in English & Cinema from Binghamton University, and lives in New York City.