http://www.popsci.com/gadgets/article/2013-01/ces-2013-oculus-rifts-virtual-reality-headset-freaking-amazing

Soon. Soon we will have virtual reality that is so immersive that we will be able to play games where we're literally the character. There are some serious things to take into consideration here; one of which is how our own senses work with this new technology.

I would say keep an open mind, a VERY open mind about how this will effect our futures and society. This may have a lot bigger impact on us historically than we think.