Exciting news for gamers and VR fans in the area.  A new virtual reality arcade is set to open in Owensboro.  It's called Skillz VR and will be located inside Towne Square Mall.

David McNew

Skillz VR will occupy the former KB Toys location at the mall.  According to owner Brent Feher, it will feature room scale stations, driving simulators and a simulator that allows people the opportunity to experience parasailing, bungee jumping, white water rafting and more.

Skillz VR will also offer space for corporate and birthday events.  According to Feher, the arcade should be open by mid-August.