Updated 12/09/18

Breath Tech

See and use your breath in VR

Developer: Brett Jackson (Jumbli)

Release Date: 12th Sep 2018

Platform: Windows 64bit

VR Devices: Oculus Rift, HTC Vive

Input: Microphone

Price: FREE

Available at:
Oculus Home, itch.io, WEARVR

This mini game allows you to use your HMD's microphone to project your breath into VR. See your breath and use it to solve puzzles in this experience designed to demonstrate how breath detection can be used in VR games and apps.

* A winner of the WEARVR Remastered competition.

Blow cloth, dust, particles, bubbles and more and see if having your breath in the virtual world helps to increase your level of immersion. Please report any issues in the comments section below or via my Contact page.

Read more about breath detection

You can calibrate your breath at any time in the game.

You can verbally ask for help at any time in the game. Look for the [help sphere] and talk into it.

Don't miss blowing on the cloth and particles in the air to see how it feels.


Microphone used for interaction

Standing gameplay - only 1.5m x 1.5m required

Multiple puzzles that demonstrate various uses of breath detection.

Concept summary

I accidentally opened a portal to a new world while experimenting with subsonic vibrations. It seems they've been waiting for us. I can only project your voice and breath into this world for now. I hope it's enough to pass their tests.


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