Aldin® is an Icelandic VR software company founded in early 2013, focused on creating believable virtual reality experiences and technologies to sustain presence & immersion. Since its founding, the Aldin team has passionately worked towards capturing experiences that are only possible in VR, in ways that entertain and inspire diverse audiences.
To achieve believable reality experiences Aldin has built a base of new XR technologies, design methods and production techniques over the course of several years. A cornerstone of the company’s technological foundation is behavior analysis, enabling more convincing VR AI character reactions and powering the Ghostline® XR toolsuite to enhance design and production of immersive content.
Over 250,000 users have played Waltz of the Wizard®, Aldin's most recent experience, which was an honoree in the 2016 Proto Awards for Best Interaction Design and held the #1 spot as the highest rated VR app on Steam in 2017.
Reykjavik, Iceland - July 3, 2018 - Aldin, a VR software company creating consumer experiences and technologies to make virtual worlds more believable, is today announcing the closing of a $1M (USD) seed funding round and announcing the development of a new consumer VR entertainment product. The round is led by Crowberry Capital and joining the funding round is angel fund Investa and the Icelandic Technology Development Fund. The funding will be used to produce new consumer VR entertainment products and to further develop the company’s technologies for more believable VR worlds.