IMAX is going to establish first 25 VR cinemas


In spring, globally known IMAX cinema group announced its plans to implement virtual reality technologies in six venues next year. Recently, it has transpired that the company has attracted investments amounting to 50 million dollars, which is enough to equip at least 25 VR cinemas all over the world.         

Besides IMAX contributions, the project will be also financed by Acer, Taiwan-based computer company. Such big Chinese multimedia companies as Enlight Media, China Media Capital and Studio City will help in IMAX VR project implementation as well.         

IMAX is going to establish the first VR cinema in Los Angeles soon, and the next one – in one of Great Britain cities. The company will likely attract Hollywood film studios beforehand to create high-quality VR content.