LOS ANGELES, April 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In a new way of capturing the spirit of collegiate football, the College Football Playoff (CFP), in collaboration with virtual reality pioneer, MANDT VR, today released two never-before-seen virtual reality and 360-degree videos showcasing uniquely produced content from the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship.
CFP's first venture into virtual reality, these immersive videos provide fans with 360-degree access to the atmosphere of game day and surrounding events. In the first video, CFP National Championship Recap, available via Facebook and YouTube, viewers experience the historic action in which Clemson earned the school's first national championship title since 1981. Available via www.collegefootballplayoff.com, the second immersive experience titled CFP Weekend: All Access, provides an in-depth look at the pageantry of championship weekend, featuring a variety of festive activities.
"VR provides an elevated, imaginative level of engagement for college football fans," said Bill Hancock, executive director of the College Football Playoff. "We are delighted to enter into this space and share insights into the CFP experience."
"CFP is the premiere destination for college football fans, and we're thrilled to add a new dimension to the organization's offerings," said Gordon Whitener, founder and chairman of MANDT VR. "I wholeheartedly believe that the excitement and action inherent in collegiate-level sporting events make for some of the most compelling content out there. The videos released today deliver fully immersive experiences to fans, offering unprecedented access into the CFP world."
About MANDT VR
Founded in 2015, MANDT VR is a Los Angeles-based studio specializing in the production of premium virtual reality content. MANDT VR creates immersive, 360-degree experiences that transport audiences to new worlds beyond the boundaries of traditional media. Channeling the limitless magic of virtual reality, MANDT VR transforms passive viewers into active participants in stories that engage, inform, entertain, and delight.
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