VR Theater for Cardboard

4.2
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About this app

=== CAPTATIO BENEVOLENTIAE

There is no company or money of sorts behind this app: it's something I do in my spare time. If you like it, consider leaving a review or at least rating it.

Riccardo

=== SALES PITCH

Are you waiting for the perfect media player in proper VR?

Give this one a try, while you keep waiting!

Sporting great features, like:

• plenty of bugs
• sub-par graphics
• incomplete and out of date instructions
• clumsy controls
• limited features
• embarrassing User Interface
• limited movie formats compatibility

=== SUPPORT

Couch Games Software' on Google+: http://goo.gl/1WQNDl
VR Theater on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vr.theater
Email: couchgamessoftware@gmail.com

=== LONGER SALES PITCH

Enjoy your own 2D and 3D movies in a virtual cinema, for free (it also supports panoramic 360° and 180° movies)!

Full Virtual Reality: turn your head around and watch the environment.

2 (honestly bare) 3D environments, and dozens of photographic ones to choose from.

Works with all mp4 files (and with a bit of luck other formats...), can play movies from the web and other applications.

Supports many 3D movie formats, like SBS, Over/Under and Red-Cyan anaglyph, but plays normal 2D movies as well.

No ads, no in-app payments or statistics gathering: 100% free for personal use!

Doesn't require buttons on the headset to work.

Make yourself at home: check the "Options" menu and configure the theater as you like!

The movie represented on the virtual screen ("Elephants Dream" (c) copyright 2006, Blender Foundation / Netherlands Media Art Institute / www.elephantsdream.org), can be freely downloaded in both SBS and over/under version at the URL: https://orange.blender.org/blog/elephants-dream-in-stereoscopic-3d
Updated on
Oct 9, 2020

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4.2
7.85K reviews
Dwas
May 9, 2022
Really good a lot of potential, a couple of useful tools and fixes though. Perhaps allow a drag feature? Instead of only head tilt and force orientation to middle of pointing eye why not allow a dragging either similar to tapping. Also there seems to be a bug that causes the lock button to not work or disappear randomly from the control tray
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Yevgeniy Fedorov
July 19, 2019
This app is exactly what I've been looking for. Not only it supports controller-less operation, with a well thought out interface, it also allows for inverse landscape orientation. The latter is a must for my headset, which only supports my phone in one orientation (which for some weird reason seems inverted to most other apps I've tried.) The ability to change screen size and aspect ratio on the fly is very welcome, too. Kudos to the author, please keep up the great work!
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Couch Games Software
July 20, 2019
Thank you very much for the review and rating, Yevgeniy! I'm glad you like the orientation configuration and, frankly, I congratulate with you for finding it in the options, both because you are clearly a power-user and because, frankly, the UI of my options is reeeeaaaallly messed up :D Thank you again and glad you enjoy the app! Cheers, Riccardo
Clayton Potrzeba
March 6, 2021
This app is incredible, it does 99% of what I want it to do and it does it all very well, very feature rich. To get that last 1% covered: is there a way to go to the previous/next files in a folder without using the Focus UI, such as with a connected bluetooth keyboard/controller (even just knowing what keys/keycodes to send would be great as I can just remap them with Keymapper or something)? Thanks!
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Couch Games Software
December 7, 2021
Hi! I'm not sure I have added a shortcut for that, if there is one it should be in the instructions, but I don't think so (It's been a while since I opened the app, sorry) Cheers, Riccardo

What's new

Still there? I can't believe someone is using this app, after all this time!

Google gave up on Cardboard and Daydream, but I'm glad you didn't: thank you!

This update fixes a bug that made the app crash on Android 11 and, possibly, introduces new ones.

Kudos to Greg L. for pointing the problem out.