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Forget Oculus Rift, the incredible HTC Vive experience will blow your mind (hands-on)

Forget Oculus Rift, the incredible HTC Vive experience will blow your mind (hands-on)

By 10 hours ago

"Next, I'm going to take you deep underwater," a voice says quietly out of the tranquil darkness we're standing in. Our ears tell us we're underwater a fraction before the scene appears around us. "You're standing on the deck of a sunken wreck."  We... >>

Gear VR to get full consumer launch later this year with Note 5, hints Oculus' John Carmack

Gear VR to get full consumer launch later this year with Note 5, hints Oculus' John Carmack

By 6 hours ago

The next Gear VR is going to launch for consumers alongside the new Galaxy Note 5, or at least that's what we can assume by parsing together information revealed by John Carmack. Oculus' chief technology officer announced at the Game Developers Conference... >>

EA shuts down Maxis Emeryville, the studio behind The Sims and SimCity franchises

EA shuts down Maxis Emeryville, the studio behind The Sims and SimCity franchises

By 7 hours ago

Electronic Arts has announced it will shut down the studio behind SimCity and The Sims, though development of both franchises will continue at EA's studios throughout the US and Australia. EA will basically consolidate Maxis by closing the studio's home... >>

Microsoft rolls out Xbox Live SDK and says it'll bring Xbox games to HoloLens

Microsoft rolls out Xbox Live SDK and says it'll bring Xbox games to HoloLens

By 7 hours ago

You'll soon be able to do cross-platform play between Windows 10 devices and Microsoft's Xbox One console. Oh, and you'll even be to game with HoloLens. While at the Games Developer Conference, Phil Spencer, Microsoft's Xbox head, brought up gaming on... >>

Wolfenstein returns this May: The Old Blood is a standalone downloadable title for new-gen consoles and PC

Wolfenstein returns this May: The Old Blood is a standalone downloadable title for new-gen consoles and PC

By 12 hours ago

When B.J. Blazkowicz came blasting onto our screens once again in Wolfenstein: The New Order back in 2014, we were rather taken by the first-person shooter that MachineGames and Bethesda had made. Come May this year The Old Blood, a follow-up and standalone... >>

Calling all GDC goers: Pick up your free Razer Nabu X smartband today

Calling all GDC goers: Pick up your free Razer Nabu X smartband today

By 13 hours ago

Razer is obviously feeling generous as it's announced it will be giving away its Nabu X smartbands at the Game Developers Conference 2015 from today until 6 March. If you're a developer planning to attend GDC in San Francisco this year be sure to swing... >>

Steam Machines finally coming in November and Zotac SN970 will be one of the first out of the blocks

Steam Machines finally coming in November and Zotac SN970 will be one of the first out of the blocks

By 16 hours ago

It's been quite some time since Valve first detailed its plans for an assault on living rooms, with its SteamOS and Steam Machine console vision, but now we are in the last stretch. The company has revealed that boxes will start to appear from November... >>

Sony's Project Morpheus confirmed for first half of 2016 as new prototype VR headset unveiled

Sony's Project Morpheus confirmed for first half of 2016 as new prototype VR headset unveiled

By 18 hours ago

Sceptics might disagree but virtual reality headsets are still on track to be the biggest thing to gaming since the joystick became a joypad, and Sony has confirmed when it plans to bring its effort to market; in the first quarter of 2016. The company... >>

Sony PS4 sales exceed 20 million, and Nielsen says it's due to resolution

Sony PS4 sales exceed 20 million, and Nielsen says it's due to resolution

By 4 March 2015

Sony wants you to know that its PlayStation 4 gaming console is doing really, really well. While at the Game Developers Conference, the company announced that worldwide PlayStation 4 sales have exceeded 20.2 million as of 1 March, meaning more than 1.7... >>

Your Android phone will soon work as an enhanced controller for Android TV games

Your Android phone will soon work as an enhanced controller for Android TV games

By 2 March 2015

Google just announced some Android TV changes that'll make playing games even more fun. When it comes to playing Android TV games, you can use Google's traditional controller, and soon, your own Android mobile device. Google has given developers a set... >>