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Dragon Quest Monsters 2 Has A .hack-like Dungeon System For End-Game Players

<b>By Sato</b> . January 9, 2014 . 4:00pm<p>In the original <i>Dragon Quest Monsters 2</i> for Game Boy, you advanced through the game and received keys to unlock new …

WIRED Space Photo of the Day 2013 | WIRED

Jan. 19, 2014: Solar X-Flare<p>The largest sunspot group of the solar cycle unleashed a large (X1.2 class) flare just when it was facing right towards …

Seene Uses Computer Vision To Create Unique And Eerie 3D Images On iPhone

It’s not often that I use a new ‘photo capture’ app and impressed by it within seconds. It’s not that there’s not a lot of cool stuff being built out there, it’s just that the frontiers are getting closer and easier to predict.<p>That’s not true with Seene, an app by computer vision company Obvious …

At Apple, gold iPhone 5S is known as 'the Kardashian phone'

Apple employees are often accused of excessive reverence for the brand and even for themselves.<p>They are said to distort reality, as if it is one more element to be merely designed and presented.<p>But news reaches me that there might be an inner core of magical, revolutionary realism that permeates …

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When Playing Video Games Means Sitting On Life's Sidelines

A facility outside Seattle, surrounded by pine trees, is a refuge for addicts — of technology.<p>There are chickens, a garden and a big treehouse with a zip line. A few guys kick a soccer ball around between therapy appointments in the cottage's grassy backyard.<p>The reSTART center was set up in 2009. …

How to make a narrative game endlessly replayable

A certain quest has captured the imagination of Ken Levine.<p>This idea of his, is a kind of emergent narrative, a way to build characters and personality almost like they were physical constructs, that react to external forces in different ways.<p>At the Gaming Insiders Conference in San Francisco,</i> …

Dragon Quest 8 smartphone footage demonstrates controls and UI

Gameplay footage of the smartphone version <i>Dragon Quest 8</i> showcases the port's touchscreen controls and user interface.<p>The footage, captured and uploaded by Famitsu, demonstrates a player moving through the world using touchscreen controls and navigating the menus during a turn-based battle against …

Woojer Is A Wearable Audio Accessory For Bass Junkies Who Want To Feel The Noise

Woojer is a wearable mobile accessory designed to allow its wearer to feel what they’re listening to on their mobile device — via the medium of haptic feedback — rather than simply having banging tunes inserted into their earholes. It’s also being aimed at gamers who want a more immersive in-game …