This proof-of-concept hack of the Oculus Rift, by Miles Johnston, is a great teaser of things to come in VR

“And when Alexander saw the breadth of his domain, he wept for there were no more worlds to conquer.” At no point has this statement rung truer than it does now, on the cusp of a true miracle of science and technology: being able to watch TV with Homer Simpson through the use of a virtual reality headset. What technological advances are even worth pursuing once we attain this milestone?

Designed by Miles Johnston, Homer Theater is the most meta thing we’ve seen of late. Designed as a proof-of-concept, this Oculus Rift hack lets you sit down with Homer on the iconic Simpsons couch and watch episodes of The Simpsons with him.

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