Chris Griesinger

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'Project Spark': build a game, or don't, with Microsoft's incredible new sandbox

AI for rocks, playable trees, meaningful use of SmartGlass... Spark has it all<p>I'm an unabashed Sparkaholic. I'm sorry if you clicked on this link looking for a critical, nuanced preview of Microsoft's new game that makes games, because I'm the wrong guy for that. I'm in love. <i>Project Spark</i> comes out …

Bungie unveils its Destiny

A deep look at the first game in a planned multi-part series from the creators of the Halo universe.<p>It's a game of superlatives.<p>The studio's biggest game. Its longest development cycle. The first with new publishing partner Activision.<p>It will also be the first game many at the studio have made that …

Freakstarter: Kickstarter's Weirdest Campaigns in One Place

Kickstarter is a great place for getting all sorts of weird and wonderful projects off the ground, and Freakstarter is a new blog that focuses very much on the ‘weird’ part of that equation.<p>Accurately describing itself as “a selection of freaky Kickstarter projects,” the site collects together some …

Closed-captioning glasses get big rollout to cinemas

Google Glass isn't the only pair of high-tech specs making a splash on the personal viewing scene. Sony Entertainment Access Glasses are about to give deaf moviegoers a way to watch first-run films with closed captions at the theater.<p>The glasses project closed captions at the bottom of the viewer's …

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Immerse yourself in fear: how Oculus Rift could change horror games

Lose your head in virtual reality<p>You kneel down on a wooden platform, several feet above a crowd of murmuring onlookers. To your right is a man, shouting, apparently getting the people riled up. As your gaze continues upward, you have just a moment to notice the blade resting above your neck before …