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Omni Arena

The future of gaming is here

Full freedom of movement

Walk, run, crouch, kneel, jump, strafe, and back up in 360 degrees in the metaverse.

immersive gameplay

Burn calories while playing video games! Be fully immersed in VR and engage your whole body.

win prizes

Compete in real esports tournaments with big money top prizes.

Learn about our latest contest!

Up to 4 players 

Play and compete in groups of up to 4 players at the same time.

choose your game

Choose from 7 exclusive games, with a growing library of new games throughout the year.

track your performance

Track upcoming contests, leaderboards, and your Omni Arena gameplay stats.

Track your stats now!

Try our local contest!

Endless VR Worlds

Walk and run in 360 degrees inside your favorite games and other virtual worlds.

Endless VR Worlds

Walk and run in 360 degrees inside your favorite games and other virtual worlds.

Walk and run around inside videogames

Experience Next-Level VR

The Omni enables players to explore endless VR worlds, moving freely and at full speed in 360° without hitting any walls. Movements that would otherwise require unintuitive button presses are now the result of natural motion – simply walk, run, and turn in 360° in virtual reality games and applications!

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frequently asked questions

What is an Omni Arena?

Omni Arena VR is a walk-in virtual reality gaming space that lets multiple players experience immersive gameplay at the same time. The arena is equipped with various sensors and cameras that track the players’ movements, allowing them to walk, run, and turn 360 degrees in any direction in the virtual world without fear of colliding with walls or obstacles. The arena also features a large screen in each bay that displays the game world, providing an immersive experience for all players. The Omni Arena VR is the perfect place for gamers to come together and experience the future of gaming.

Where can I play Omni Arena VR?
Star Lanes Polaris is the only place in Columbus, Ohio, where you can play Omni Arena Virtual Reality. We are the premiere boutique entertainment venue for Columbus, Ohio, and the surrounding suburbs. With a full menu and hand-crafted cocktails, plus an amazing selection of draft and craft beers, Star Lanes Polaris is the perfect place to spend an evening exploring the world of VR.
How long is an Omni Arena experience?
The complete Omni Arena experience is roughly 15 minutes, which includes a quick pre-game setup and then the game itself.
How much does Omni Arena Virtual Reality cost?
$9 per person per play
Are omnidirectional treadmills real?
Though the idea of an omnidirectional treadmill (ODT) has been around since the early days of virtual reality, it has only recently become a reality. Also known as a spherical or cylindrical treadmill, an ODT is a device that allows users to walk or run in any direction, giving them a greater range of motion than a traditional treadmill.
Can you walk around in VR?
Yes, you can walk around in virtual reality (VR). In fact, many VR experiences are designed to naturally allow users to explore virtual worlds. For example, you might use a joystick or game controller to move forward, backward, and side-to-side within a VR environment. Alternatively, some VR systems offer specially designed treadmills or other physical hardware that lets you walk or run in place while wearing a headset. This movement can give you a more realistic sense of exploring a virtual space. Additionally, many VR applications track your activities and map them onto the virtual world so that you can naturally interact with objects and other features.
Is Omni Arena VR ideal for group parties or corporate events?
Of course! In addition to social events and birthday parties, Omni Arena is ideal for team-building experiences, and is great for helping teams work together to solve problems and achieve goals. Omni Arena provides an opportunity for team members to bond with one another outside of the office setting.


Enter the VR battlefield!

Elite Force

Join the Elite Force and fight against your friends in this military shooter deathmatch. Eliminate the most enemies to win.
Elite Force

Enter and Prove your worth in the trials of Skull Island!


Loot treasure, defeat foes, and overcome special challenges to become a true pirate legend!

clear out the zombie horde!

Dead Zone

Compete for kills, find supplies, and work together with your teammates to survive.
Dead Zone

Explore a VR haunted house


Up to four players enter a haunted house together to investigate supernatural activity. As they make their way through the majestic mansion, it becomes clear they’re not alone…

Defend the town against bandits


Get ready to fire double-barreled shotguns, kill outlaws, and blow up some dynamite! Protect the town’s resources to achieve a high score.
Core Defense

Robot Shooter

Core Defense

Protect the Powercore in the arena against waves of robots and compete for the high score! Survive waves of robots and defend the Powercores in Core Defense. Team up with other players and go for the high score on the Omniverse leaderboards!

player vs. player


Capture the moving Hardpoints in the arena to score points and beat your friends! Compete against your friends in this battle game! Score points by occupying the Hardpoint. The team with the most points at the end of the match wins!
Rhythm Master

Walk and slice to the beat of the music

Rhythm Master

Walk to the tempo of the music and slash the beats to outscore your friends! Beats fly towards you at fast pace in three rounds of adrenaline-pumping music. Do you have what it takes to master the rhythm?

Guest Testimonials


"This thing is freakin' awesome. Loved it. WANT."

– Engadget

"I was excited beyond belief when I came out, and all I wanted was more."

– Tom’s Hardware

"The Omni adds a fantastic new layer of immersion to the virtual reality experience. Virtuix has set the bar very high with the Omni."

– Digital Trends

"Yes, it really was that much fun. No apologies for our unbridled enthusiasm."

– Tom’s Hardware

Great for Corporate Events and Birthday Parties


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Columbus, OH 43240

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