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Astronaut Scott Kelly fought off aliens in space with Microsoft's HoloLens

Think augmented and virtual reality headsets are just for games? NASA astronaut Scott Kelly thinks otherwise after spending some quality time with Microsoft's HoloLens aboard the International Space Station during his recent 340-day mission. At a press conference yesterday, the astronaut said: "It …

A Seattle supergroup of developers is trying to crack VR's trickiest problems | Polygon

"Your vestibular system is so easy to fool." -Marty O'Donnell<p>"When we looked at what we liked doing in the past, it was defining a new platform." Griesemer said. <i>Halo</i> became one of the iconic games of the Xbox platform, and <i>Second Son</i> was a showcase for the PlayStation 4. It's something they knew how …

Virtual Reality

7 pillars of awesome game design

What makes an awesome game? Is it the characters, the plot, the world it’s set in, or just how many weapons you have at your ialoisposal?<p>The games that have stood the test of time never rely on only one factor – they use a combination of distinct elements to ensure a gamer keeps coming back for …

Game Design

How devs are working to design game AI that plays like a human

<i>"If [game AI] can remember and tell you, ‘I shot you because I saw you bug the ambassador,’ then that’s starting to be a conversation between the</i> …

Contributor<p>An entertainment enthusiast living in Brooklyn, trying to make his way by slinging words at blank pages.

GDC 2016's Game Design Challenge: Design a game that takes 30 years to play

As the game industry prepares for GDC 2016 next month, organizers want to remind all attendees that the popular Game Design Challenge returns this …