Tech Watch: High Quality Animation Automated With Machine Learning from Speech Graphics

Use of  Machine Learning Improves Quality and Shortens Time Needed For Large Scale Production Such as Animation The recent headlines surrounding Mass Effect Andromeda’s quality of facial animation has brought to light some significant challenges in modern video game production. Developers are in a constant arms race for higher fidelity graphics while players and users […]

Global Expansion for Gaming Law Firm

Interactive Entertainment Law Group (IE Law Group) announces their affiliation with the law firm of Bedoya & Visbal Abogados in Baranquilla, Colombia. As the founding partner of the IE Law Group, Patrick Sweeney is well known in business circles as one of the leading legal firms in the games industry. Bedoya & Visbal’s regional expertise […]

Chinese Publishers Looking to Catch the VR Wave with Heroes of the Seven Seas

Vickie Chen , CEO of Avia Games, represents Chinese gaming companies hoping to break into the western market. Last week,  in a non-descript Silicon Valley garage, we caught up with Ms. Chen to chat about Mirage Interactive, a fast-growing VR game studio out of Beijing. Even with the understanding that the Chinese (and Asia overall) consumer market has vast revenue […]

CEO CORNER: Baobab Brings the Magic of Hollywood Animation to Interactive VR

Baobab aims to take interactive storytelling in VR mainstream Baobab has introduced a VR animated movie called Invasion! Introducing Invasion!, Baobab’s interactive VR movie “Across the gulf of space, minds that are to our minds as our minds are to the meekest and most vulnerable creatures that easily perish on Earth, intellects vast and cool and […]

CEO CORNER: VC Mobile Entertainment’s Jon Von Caneghem

At E3, GBR had the pleasure to catch up with Jon Von Caneghem (frequently known as “JVC”), founder and CEO of VC Mobile Entertainment, to learn all about his new game venture, Creature Quest. Founded in 2015, VC Mobile Entertainment is on a mission to bring the magic touch of their founder (creator of Might and Magic and Heroes of […]