The next best thing to podracing
And opening it up for everybody this summer
With the consumer HTC Vive set to ship in a few weeks, we're now getting a clearer picture of the marquee games that will be launching alongside the VR headset on SteamVR.
How very interesting it all is… the gamemakers are claiming dominion over our perceptions, our thoughts, our experiences, emotions, etc. Are we still operating within the bounds of reality?
Editor's Note: How very interesting it all is… the gamemakers are claiming dominion over our perceptions, our thoughts, our experiences, emotions, etc. Are we still operating within the bounds of reality?
This year is already shaping up to be the year virtual reality (VR) goes mainstream. In January, Oculus Rift stole the spotlight at the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas by (finally) announcing a $599 price and late Q1 ship date.
will be split at least three ways. The winning tickets were sold in Chino Hills, California; Munford, Tennessee; and in Melbourne Beach, Florida, according to state lottery officials.
I tried one of the indoor 'screen golf' ranges that South Koreans are obsessed with, and it was a blast
In October, I said that I'm not sure if Star Citizen, the space sim and most crowdfunded project in history, will ever become a real game.
Open-world resource collection and exploration on an interplanetary scale
Facebook wants to use artificial intelligence to crack the game no computer has ever mastered
9/11 simulator designed to allow players to live out final moments in tower The trailer shows the moment workers inside feel the plane hit the towers Some people have criticised the 'game' as 'sick' and inappropriate
The team behind Sony's PlayStation VR headset, formerly known as Project Morpheus, had a lot to show off at today's Paris Games Week keynote.
Developer Riot Games puts a lot of effort into reducing toxic behavior in League of Legends, whose 67 million monthly players have made it the most popular eSports game, but a recent survey asking players to take psychological self-evaluation tests i
It's state fair time once again all over the country. And that means Ferris wheels, giant turkey legs, a visit from the world's smallest horse, and, of course, the chance to try your hand at winning the carnival games that line the midway.
FRUSTRATING FUN FOR YOUR LUNCH BREAK
Today, YouTube announced that it will soon allow players to livestream gameplay video directly from their phones to its Twitch competitor, YouTube Gaming.
Chess is often seen as the ultimate mental challenge: 32 pieces on an 8-by-8 board, and nearly limitless possible moves. There are chess engines that calculate millions of moves per second, but the traditional approach is to "brute force" the mat
The ESL, one of the largest eSports organizations in the world, will include cannabis in its newly-announced plan to randomly test competitors at its events for performance enhancing drugs.
Sometimes toy companies make decisions that make you think they work for the Pentagon. Is this how we sell the war on drugs and terror to kids? Using plastic toys as propaganda? Playmobil, in particular, has made several toys that normalize the polic
Lego has a history of making awesome video games about the fictional characters we love. 'The Hobbit,' 'Batman,' 'Lord of the Rings,' among many others. And now, 'Doctor Who.'
Augur users can wager on the future -- whether on the outcome of a soccer match or on an election. If they guess correctly, they win money, if they don't they lose.
A solid 25 years after its release, people are still messing around with classic Mario games.
It was a moment you could trace back months in the making, but for those still inspired by the future to come, it's something that's been in the works for decades.
HoloLens blends virtual and real worlds
After yesterday's Oculus Rift launch event, we were able to spend some time with some of the company's top executives, as they answered questions from us and other press members milling about.
One of ten brilliant innovations from our 2015 Invention Awards
The HoloLens augmented-reality headset projects believable images of people into real settings.
From the polished intrigue of big companies' virtual reality pet projects to overblown promises of afterlife simulation Project Elysium, the VR industry is trying new stuff, being weird, and finding out what works.
It changes the structure of your brain, but is this a good or a bad thing?