They were the sensation of High Tech XL’s Demo Day 2015: even before the show was over, they received a large sum of money from a Chinese investor. But that didn’t mean that from there things would become easy for Manus VR. The High Tech XL startup went through all ups and downs that belong to the early years of a company. But in the meantime, they kept getting attention – for example by helping NASA train their astronauts.

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All in all, enough reasons for a documentary about this Eindhoven based VR company. Daan Willekens (also from Eindhoven) filmed the story of Manus, and BNN will broadcast the result on Wednesday March 22. Better immediately put this in your agendas. Here’s the trailer, as an appetizer:

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Author profile picture Bart Brouwers is co-founder and co-owner of Media52 BV, the publisher of