The evolution of virtual reality: Where does it all start from, and what does the future hold for us? What are the breakthroughs that shaped the field, and what does the future hold for us? You may not believe it, but the path of virtual reality began even before the Internet, computer, television and even before electricity was a common commodity in every home. The virtual reality world has come a long way since the first half of the 19th century until today. To understand how the field has evolved, it is important to understand that even then, the magic that surrounds the virtual world is largely due to the creation of an illusion that we are present where we are not. As soon as this principle seems to remain the same for nearly 200 years, but as the leap years of technology become This sense of presence becomes more and more powerful. Let’s go on a journey in time.