The makers of virtual reality headsets and content may still be waiting for consumers to fall for the medium as a full-fledged entertainment option, but one guy in a viral Facebook video is ahead of the curve — at least when it comes to the falling part.

Plenty of users have no doubt stumbled and probably even hit the deck while becoming disoriented inside of a VR world. Capturing video of that happening might even pass as more entertaining than what can be seen inside the headset.


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George Takei, Facebook’s resident sharer of stuff that makes us laugh, posted a video credited to the video feed Jukin Media in which a man is seen trying out an Oculus headset inside a Microsoft store. The video has been viewed 8.5 million times.

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