skade88 writes: The guys at Tom's Hardware got to demo the Oculus Rift running Epic's Citadel demo. They describe the experience being as big of a game changing event in their lives as was OpenGL and Hardware acceleration was to Quake 1 and gaming beyond. If the Rift really does put gamers in such an immersive environment that they feel like they can stick out their tongues and catch digital snow flakes on it, then this really could be the game changer we all keep hearing about.
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