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VR arcade to open on Spring

  • Jenna Rackel, 16, assists Seven Riegel, 10, both of Sulphur Springs, and watches his progress on a monitor mounted above the space, while Seven tries out the virtual reality gaming system at VRSocial on Spring Street in Sulphur Springs. The VR arcade is set to open next week. Staff photos by Jillian Smith
    Jenna Rackel, 16, assists Seven Riegel, 10, both of Sulphur Springs, and watches his progress on a monitor mounted above the space, while Seven tries out the virtual reality gaming system at VRSocial on Spring Street in Sulphur Springs. The VR arcade is set to open next week. Staff photos by Jillian Smith
  • Scott Hanson, owner of VRSocial on Spring Street in Sulphur Springs, sets up a camera next to a space that displays retro 1970s home technology inside the arcade.
    Scott Hanson, owner of VRSocial on Spring Street in Sulphur Springs, sets up a camera next to a space that displays retro 1970s home technology inside the arcade.
  • Scott Hansen (standing) talks (from left) Jenna Rackel, 16, Seven Riegel, 10, and Jaxon Maddox, 6, all of Sulphur Springs, through an orientation of the virtual reality gaming equipment at VRSocial arcade, which is set to open next week on Spring Street in Sulphur Springs. Staff photo by Jillian Smith
    Scott Hansen (standing) talks (from left) Jenna Rackel, 16, Seven Riegel, 10, and Jaxon Maddox, 6, all of Sulphur Springs, through an orientation of the virtual reality gaming equipment at VRSocial arcade, which is set to open next week on Spring Street in Sulphur Springs. Staff photo by Jillian Smith
Ready to get your geek on? Sulphur Springs is about to go high-tech with a virtual space of gaming, tournaments, digital art exhibits and other activities for all ages and abilities. Sitting behind Price’s Pawn Shop on Spring Street, the retro-inspired arcade is the culmination of the creative concepts and technical expertise of Scott Hanson, 50. The idea is to provide somewhere for those…

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