To conclude, the authenticity of the audio recording combined with virtual reality makes the 1943 Berlin Blitz experience, one of the most amazing VR educational historical experience. They were successful in bringing the past to life with an intensity that was not possible before.
The original radio program by Wynford Vaughan-Thomas is available in full, on Radio 4 Extra on the BBC iPlayer Radio.
To this day, Vaughan-Thomas is one of the best-known war correspondents of the World War II. His gripping reports brought him notoriety in Britain, giving those at home a real insight into what it was to actually “be on the front line”.
1943 Berlin Blitz is available for free on Steam, HTC Vive and Oculus Rift platforms. You can also find the 360-degree video but for more immersion, we recommend to use a VR headset.
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