Connect with top gaming leaders in Los Angeles at GamesBeat Summit 2023 this May 22-23. Register here.

Conan O’Brien doesn’t know anything about video games, so Oculus showed up to his studio on tonight’s episode of Conan to give him a look at one of the latest big releases for the Rift virtual reality headset.

In the latest installment of his Clueless Gamer series, Conan tried out Wilson’s Heart. This is a black-and-white horror game that has players interacting with a moody black-and-white world. Like most recent Rift releases, it fully supports both the Rift headset and the positionally tracked motion Touch controllers. This enables Conan to both look around the world as if he’s really there while also reaching out to grab things. Having your hands in VR is one of the keys to immersion — although Conan disagrees with how Wilson’s Heart uses that technology to immerse him.

“All of VR is going to take us to virtual reality sex,” Conan explains in the intro of his video. “That’s the point of VR. So I assume I’ll be having sex today.”

Unfortunately for Conan, Wilson’s Heart is not quite as much about “getting it on” as he is hoping.


GamesBeat Summit 2023

Join the GamesBeat community in Los Angeles this May 22-23. You’ll hear from the brightest minds within the gaming industry to share their updates on the latest developments.

Register Here

Check out Conan’s VR adventures right here:


GamesBeat's creed when covering the game industry is "where passion meets business." What does this mean? We want to tell you how the news matters to you -- not just as a decision-maker at a game studio, but also as a fan of games. Whether you read our articles, listen to our podcasts, or watch our videos, GamesBeat will help you learn about the industry and enjoy engaging with it. Discover our Briefings.