Jake Kodele

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Oculus playing host to virtual reality conference

The future of virtual reality gaming will be discussed at an event planned for early next month, hosted by senior engineers from Oculus.<p>On Nov, 2, Oculus COO Laird Malamed will lead a day-long symposium of debates and demonstrations of virtual reality and game development. Scheduled sessions at the …

Disney, Sony vets set to direct Angry Birds movie

Clay Kaytis and Fergal Reilly, animation veterans of Disney and Sony respectively, will co-direct the Angry Birds animated movie, Rovio Entertainment announced today.<p>According to Kaytis' IMDB profile, he spent nearly 20 years at Disney, animating movies that span from <i>Pocahontas</i> to <i>Treasure Planet</i> to</i> …

Grand Theft Auto 5 review: golden years

GTA 5 is caught between the present and the future<p>With <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i>, developer Rockstar North aspires to re-establish GTA as the most important video game franchise in the world, to further raise the bar, the budget, the breadth of experience of the big games.<p>The impact of 2008's <i>Grand Theft</i> …

Archos GamePad 2 launching in Europe this month

Archos will release its Android-powered gaming tablet, GamePad 2, in Europe by the end of the month, the company announced today.<p>In addition to a 7-inch HD screen and improved controls, the GamePad 2 includes a larger battery and faster processor. The handheld system is available in 8GB or 16G …

Japan Review Check: Pokemon X/Y, Beyond: Two Souls

A quick look at the best games coming out in Japan next week, as reviewed in the latest <i>Famitsu</i> magazine:<p>- <b>Pokemon X/Y</b> (10/10/10/9, 39 out of 40 points): <i>X/Y</i> is arguably the biggest upgrade the <i>Pokemon</i> series has ever seen, and <i>Famitsu's</i> editors seem to have rewarded it accordingly. "The advances in the …