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THE FOLLOWING IS A SELECTION OF ARTICLES THAT HAVE BEEN WRITTEN ABOUT OPIATS AND THE WORK WE DO

 
 

POLYGON.COM

DRAKE’S NEW VR MANSION TOUR INCLUDES OVERSIZED PAINTINGS OF OCULUS’ JOHN CARMACK

Actor-turned-rapper Drake released a new virtual reality tour of his upcoming 21,000 square foot mansion in Toronto today, and one aspect of the house stands out above anything else: the oversized paintings of id Software founder and Doom co-creator John Carmack... CONTINUE


TEENVOGUE.COM

Drake’s New Mansion Will Soon Be a Virtual Reality Game

No matter how successful Drake gets (from starring on Degrassi to becoming a Grammy Award–winning artist), he’s made it clear that he’ll never forget his Canadian roots. Last year, the rapper purchased a $35 million mansion in his hometown of Toronto. And even though the home is still being developed, fans are already envisioning what the final product will look like... CONTINUED


ESQUIRE.COM

Take A Virtual Reality Tour Of Drake's Massive New Mansion

Drake is currently having a 21,000 square foot mansion custom built for him, because that is a very Drake thing to do and the Toronto rapper is nothing if not fiercely loyal to his own brand.

Which begs the question, what could he possibly fill such a space with? He could place a different ex-girlfriend in each room for constant, on-demand, maudlin inspiration, but we imagine the logistics would be headache... continued


COMPLEX.COM

Now You Can Take a VR Tour of Drake's New Mansion

Drake’s got his safe house out in Calabasas, and soon, he’ll have a mansion in his hometown. The 6 God’s currently building a 21,000 square foot mansion in Toronto. Thanks to virtual reality company OPIATS, you can now take an in-depth tour of “Drizzy Manor.” ... CONTINUED


vrscout.com

Drake’s Extravagant New Mansion Is Now A VR Experience

‘Drizzy Manor’ takes you on a tour of the hip hop superstars new home because YOLO... CONTINUED


gq.globo.com (gq brasil)

Pessoas poderão visitar (virtualmente) a nova mansão de 2 mil m² de Drake

Versão em Realidade Virtual da 'Manor Dizzy', a nova casa do rapper, estará aberta a visitas em breve. Drake está comprando uma mansão de 2 mil metros quadrados desenhada para ele.  ... CONTINUED


HYPEBEAST.COM

Take a Tour of Drake's New Mansion in Virtual Reality

Drake is currently getting a 21,000 square feet mansion built for him.  ... CONTINUED


METRONEWS.CA

DRIZZY MANOR: DRAKE'S BRIDLE PATH MANSION GETTING VR TREATMENT

It started with the goggles, now you’re here.

That’s the potential promise offered by Drizzy Manor, a virtual reality project that’s being designed by Toronto development studio OPIATS that promises an invitation to wander Drake’s mammoth under-construction Bridle Path compound... continue


VRANDFUN.COM

DRAKE’S NEW BRIDLE PATH MANSION IS NOW AVAILABLE TO TOUR IN VR

Drake is currently one of the most famous musicians right now with millions of albums sold worldwide. With such success in his career, the famous rapper was able to purchase multiple homes in various zip codes. This includes his “Yolo Mansion” that he purchased for $7.7 million in 2012. But Drake won’t be stopping there... continue


DAILYHIVE.COM

A TORONTO VR FIRM RELEASED A VIDEO TOUR OF DRAKE'S NEW BRIDLE PATH MANSION (VIDEO)

A local virtual reality firm is taking you into Drake’s new mansion.

Toronto’s OPIATS released a video and rendering of Drizzy’s new Bridle Path home built in Unreal Engine 4, which is a game engine used to make some of the top video games such as Gear of War 4, Paragon, and Unreal Tournament... CONTINUE


THEFADER.COM

Take A Virtual Reality Tour Of Drake’s Huge New Mansion

The “Drizzy Manor” project will also be developed into a video game.

Drake's currently overseeing the construction of a new, 21,000 square foot mansion in Toronto's upscale Bridal Path community. Plans for the estate, which were designed by Ferris Rafauli, were revealed last year. Today, Exclaim! has spotted a new VR project based on the schematics of Drake's property called "Drizzy Manor."... continued


exclaim.ca

Drake's Bridle Path Mansion Gets Its Very Own VR Experience

You can spit a hot 16 in the studio and shoot hoops on the OVO-themed basketball court

Drake made a pricey dedication to his hometown last year by breaking ground on a 21,000-square-foot mansion in Toronto's Bridle Path community. While the rapper's new home has yet to be completed, a Toronto studio is looking to have users live Drake's lavish lifestyle ahead of time in virtual reality... continued


ballinnn.com

Neem hier een virtual reality tour door Drake’s nieuwe mansion

Drake’s ‘The Boy Meets World’ tour zit er eindelijk op, dat betekent dat de rapper on to bigger things is. Één van de dingen op zijn lijstje? Zijn nieuwe, enorme mansion. Het enorme huis zal zo’n 6400 vierkante meter beslaan en wordt ontworpen door Ferris Rafauli... continued


virginradiodubai.com

WATCH: Take A Virtual Tour Of Drizzy Manor

Just like the lyrics of his song Gyalchester say, Drake’s in the middle of building a new mansion in Toronto that he’s calling the Drizzy Manor. It looks like it’s going to be amazing! Check out the VR tour of the inside! We are especially loving the massive pics of Rihanna all over the place!... continued


mobilesyrup.com

Take a VR trip through Drake’s mansion with the help of Opiats’ 360-degree VR film

Toronto-based VR studio Opiats is making VR version of Drake’s new $35 million home being built in Toronto’s ritzy Bridle Path neighborhood, called Drizzy’s Manor. Opiats VR tour of Drake’s mansion will include the entirety of his 21,000 square home, his regulation basketball court, pool, 34-meter driveway and even his kitchen... continued


3dvrcentral.com

Drake’s Extravagant New Mansion Is Now A VR Expertise

Primarily based on numerous schematics and blueprints made available by way of public area, Toronto-based VR studio OPIATS has begun setting up a virtual reality rendition of Drake’s unimaginable new $35 million residence. The immense 21,000 sq. foot fort will embrace a regulation size basketball court docket, a lavish pool, a 34-meter driveway for a number of luxurious automobiles and a spectacular kitchen, all of that are painstakingly-captured in Drizzy Manor.... continued


mmotimes.com

Drake’s Extravagant New Mansion Is Now A VR Experience

Based on various schematics and blueprints made available through public domain, Toronto-based VR studio OPIATS has begun constructing a virtual reality rendition of Drake’s incredible new $35 million home. The immense 21,000 square foot castle will include a regulation size basketball court, a lavish pool, a 34-meter driveway for several luxury cars and a spectacular kitchen, all of which are painstakingly-captured in Drizzy Manor... continued


ulyces.co

visitez le manoir de drake a Toronto en realite virtuelle

Mener lavie de Drake est un luxe qui peut désormais s’entrevoir en réalité virtuelle. Pour que chacun puisse se mettre un instant dans la peau du rappeur, le studio canadien OPIATS a reproduit en 3D son futur manoir à 35 millions de dollars Avec presque 2;000 mètres carrés de surface à arpenter, l’expérience à 360 d’être rassurés sur l’état du compte en banque du rappeur après la sortie de More Life. Enfin si la version réelle de sa demeure est mieux faite que celle pixelisée du studio canadien !...continued


THEVRBASE.coM

Everyone Can Now Check Out Drake’s Drizzy Manor in Virtual Reality

One of the main selling points of virtual experience is how it immerses people in a different environment. In most cases, the average consumer wants to wander around different places and get an impression of the location in question. Celebrity homes are well-suited for this type of activity, by the look of things. In fact, one can now take a look around rapper Drake’s Drizzy Manor in virtual reality.....continued


popdust.com 

Miguel and Liam talk Drake's new VR game

You ever wanted to play a Drake video game? Well, in 2017, you're in luck... sort of. Check out Drake's no-joke, 100 percent real VR tour of his mansion here. And if that's not enough for you (it won't be), then listen to the latest episode of the Popdust Round-Up.... continued