Month: May 2020

Half-Life: Alyx update adds unassuming but impressive liquid effect to bottles

Half-Life: Alyx update adds unassuming but impressive liquid effect to bottles

An amazing new detail arrives in the last Half-life: Alyx update: bottles now contain liquid. No, seriously, it’s pretty impressive. Update 1.4 adds incredibly compelling liquid effects to the many bottles strewn across the streets of City 17. Some developers from Valve have shown the effect in action, with liquid that moves realistically as you …

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Cirrus Logic's sensors will bring better touch feedback to game gadgets

Cirrus Logic’s sensors will bring better touch feedback to game gadgets

Cirrus Logic launches sensor chips that will provide better tactile, or haptic, feedback to all kinds of gadgets, including gaming devices. Based in Austin, Texas Cirrus Logic specializes in low-power, low-latency chips that perform mixed signal processing, or that take real-world signals and convert them into digital signals. These new sensor chips focus on haptic …

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HP Reverb G2 virtual reality headset arrives this fall for $600

HP Reverb G2 virtual reality headset arrives this fall for $600

HP unveils the HP Reverb G2 virtual reality headset with high-resolution specifications which the company hopes to attract new users and consumers. The company is launching the second generation VR headset in partnership with Microsoft and the gaming company Valve. The helmet will debut in the fall for $ 600. The resolution of the headset …

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Square Enix establishes new company to pursue 'entertainment AI'

Square Enix establishes new company to pursue ‘entertainment AI’

Remake of Final Fantasy VII East a resounding success for editor Square Enix. Like the last time a Final Fantasy VII game placed Square at the top of the world, it wants to diversify. No, that doesn’t mean a new Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within from from Square Pictures. This time Square Enix relies on …

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Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles -- Remastered Edition releases on August 27

Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles — Remastered Edition releases on August 27

Square Enix announced today that the remastered version of Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles will be released on PlayStation 4, Switch, iOS and Android on August 27. The original Crystal Chronicles were launched for GameCube in 2003. It is a multiplayer action role-playing game that takes the Square Enix franchise. The original has sold over a …

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