NEWS / PRESS
Announcing the release of special content to commemorate THETA's appearance
in VRFREEK (Autumn Issue), a VR information magazine
Announcing the release of special content to commemorate THETA's appearance in VRFREEK (Autumn Issue), a VR information magazine
October 14th, 2016
Press Release

THETA Corporation (Head Office: Nakano Ward, Tokyo; President Masahiko Suzuki; hereinafter, "THETA") has added and released to EINYME (https://einy.me/) special content from the Autumn issue of VRFREEK, a VR information magazine. EINYME is a high-quality VR video delivery platform optimized for live-action videos developed jointly with iid, Inc. (Head Office: Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo; Representative Director: Hiroshi Miyakawa, hereinafter, "iid").

This update is VR content featuring the special appearance of Idol College members Chisato Minami and Yui Nakajima who graced the cover of VRFREEK.

VRFREEK Autumn issue on sale on October 8th 2016 (Yui Nakajima and Chisato Minami)

The VR video's theme is about being transported to a strange space in the near future. The video has been edited and composited to enhance the realistic performance of both girls. Don't miss the "transport scene" when the two girls appear and the "code transplant scene" that is the key for the escape.

Transport to a strange space scene.

Code transplant scene.

Also, there is an article about our company on page 12 to 17 in the VRFREEK Autumn issue. This issue features a special article about idols and VR. It shows THETA shooting video, and gives details about THETA's custom camera equipment (patent pending) and video direction ideas.

To commemorate THETA being featured in this magazine, we shot additional content tagged with the key words, "Idol College × Halloween." The first installment titled "Halloween × Ghosts" has been released today. Please take a look.

EINYME is a platform for delivering live-action VR content optimized for featuring idols, pinup models, voice actresses, etc. With an HMD (head-mounted display), the viewer can experience a variety of unreal and exciting things in the video's VR space.

After registering as a member for free and downloading the content with a personal computer, the member can view the video with Oculus Rift or Gear VR. *Certain content require a fee.

URL: https://einy.me/

THETA Corporation

Head Office: YS Garden 704, 2-1-8 Honcho, Nakano-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Established: January 6th, 2016

Representative Director: Masahiko Suzuki

Capital: ¥5.8 million

Lines of Business: VR video production, VR content delivery

URL: http://www.thetacorp.jp/

iid, Inc.

Head Office: 2-6-1 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Established: April 28th, 2000

Representative Director: Hiroshi Miyakawa

Capital: ¥8.53 million

Lines of Business: Media projects, research projects, media commerce

URL: http://www.iid.co.jp/

Press Release Contact

THETA Corporation, Contact: Masahiko Suzuki

Phone: 03-6383-3362

Email: [email protected]

*Product images (digital) and sample devices available.