Gearbox Software, developers of Battleborn and the Borderlands series, have hired 16 students from SMU Guildhall to work on their upcoming VR game. SMU Guildhall is one of the leading graduate schools for game development and have a long history with Gearbox, and assisted with their initial curriculum development in 2003. Since then, they haveContinue reading “Gearbox Hires SMU Guildhall Students to Work on New VR Game”
In the year 2016; Virtual Reality was easily the biggest product to break out. It was met with a lot of hype, and some disappointment. One thing that we do know for certain, the jury is still out on the hardware. Some say it has already failed, others say it is too early to tellContinue reading “How Will Virtual Reality Mature in 2017?”
During their E3 press conference, Sony revealed information about their project PlayStation VR. The most significant news was a concrete release date, October 13th, 2016, as well as an impressive roster of Virtual Reality games. E3 2016 has definitely been a year where VR has been demoed heavily, and it’s safe to say that SonyContinue reading “PlayStation VR Details Unveiled”
It seems that a lot of the games in Sony’s line up are going for the full Virtual Reality Gaming experience. With what little information we have, we know that the Joker could possibly be involved in a new Batman game, and that we will be up close and personal with the action.
Bethesda announced at their E3 press conference today that Fallout 4 is set to receive the Virtual Reality treatment using the HTC Vive. No gameplay or release details were announced, but with Fallout 4 being a first-person game, the potential application seems straightforward, but certainly tantalizing.
Recently, NVIDIA announced a new generation of graphics cards which would not only have performance beyond the capabilities of current hardware, but also a significantly reduced price point. Now there is some competition from AMD, with the reveal of the company’s next-gen Radeon graphics card. The new AMD Radeon RX 480 Graphics Card is setContinue reading “AMD Radeon RX 480 Graphics Card Revealed”
In an announcement at the ongoing Game Developer Conference, Sony has announced the price and release date of the Playstation VR today. Sony’s take on the VR headset will be available in October this year, and will cost £349/€399/$399. This does not include the Playstation Camera which is required for head-tracking. The system also requiresContinue reading “Playstation VR Price And Release Date”
Nokia has released full specs and pricing for the their ball-shaped, virtual reality camera called Ozo. The Ozo uses eight synchronized 2K x 2K image sensors at 30 frames per second to record a 360-degree spherical video with audio. An interchangeable 500GB solid-state drive is used to record up to 45 minutes worth of footage. TheContinue reading “Nokia’s Professional Virtual Reality Camera Ozo”