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Bodycheck isn’t a sports game for sports haters — it’s action for everyone

Sports games aren’t often made “for people who don’t necessarily like sports,” but that’s how developer Ludometrics is pitching Bodycheck, its upcoming multiplayer title for PlayStation Vita. Good, because I really hate sports.<p>“I suppose if you really don’t like sports, then I’ll have a hard time …

Steampunk whale-riding RPG WindForge launches March 11

Following approval through Steam Greenlight earlier this month, steampunk role-playing game <i>WindForge</i> will launch on Steam March 11, developer Snowed In Studios' announced today.<p>A DRM-free pre-release version of the game is available through Snowed In's website. Buyers who purchase this option will …

7 Secrets We Learned About The 'LEGO Marvel's Avengers' Game

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>Actors from the 'Harry Potter' films will also reprise their roles in the …

Disney Research project turns static photos into 3D worlds

A Disney Research Zurich project developed an algorithm for creating 3D models from static photographs, which could prove useful in recreating real-world objects in video games.<p>The algorithm analyzes photographs, determines depth information from the light information in them and reconstructs the …

Dreamfall Chapters dev defends the power of storytelling in video games

Speaking at the Rezzed conference this weekend, game designer Ragnar Tornquist disagreed with director George Lucas' statements from earlier this month suggesting games carry no emotional weight in the way they tell stories, reports Eurogamer.<p>Tornquist, whose credits include <i>The Longest Journey</i> and</i> …

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How Microsoft Wants To Empower Gamers To Create Worlds With “Project Spark”

With its upcoming Project Spark, Microsoft hopes to give you the tools to create your own epic adventures or just little games to waste time, and to earn recognition worldwide as you do it.<p>Children use their imagination to build worlds all the time. Now with Microsoft’s help, they—and their …

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The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot hosts Open House this July

The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot's Open House<p>Ubisoft's free-to-play PC title, <i>The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot</i>, will be open to everyone to play this July during its Open House event, the studio announced today.<p>From July 2 to July 5, the public will be able to take part in the free Open House event …

Letting children watch hours of TV improves academic ability, study claims

Allowing children to glue themselves to the TV for hours a day improves their academic abilities, a study has claimed.<p>Researchers at the University of London found that children who watched three or more hours a day were three months ahead of their peers who watched less than an hour a day, …

Graphene ribbons improve lithium ion batteries - Futurity

RICE (US) — Anodes for lithium ion batteries built with ribbons of graphene perform better, …

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Why Bitcoin is on the money

Digital currencies are a threat to current financial systems, say Alec Ross and Jonathan Luff.<p>Around the world, governments everywhere are trying to come to terms with technology. Some are finding the pace of change too fast and the flow of information too free for their autocratic hierarchies, and …

American McGee's Spicy Horse brings OZombie to Kickstarter

<i>OZombie</i>, the twisted take on L.Frank Baum's Oz from American McGee's studio Spicy Horse, has made its way to Kickstarter. The dark interpretation of Oz, revealed in May by McGee and crew, is seeking $950,000 in funding.<p>In <i>OZombie</i>, players will battle a brain-eating Scarecrow for control of Oz with …