Scripps Research scientists partner with Playmatics to create new portal to centralize, gamify, and support online citizen science and STEM education endeavors. Game players constitute an important demographic in the citizen science community and have contributed to valuable scientific findings such as those uncovered by and eyewire players. Although the ecosystem for citizen science and serious games is rich and diverse, it […]

ODG and OTOY Join Forces to Create an Uncompromising Platform That Entertains and Augments Your World through Light Field Rendering

With the potential to replace every digital screen in your life, this collaboration will develop unique mobile products andholographic experiences for virtual cinema, augmented reality and virtual reality Osterhout Design Group (ODG), maker of the world’s most advanced mobile Augmented Reality (AR) Smartglasses, including the Enterprise focused R-7, and OTOY Inc., the pioneering cloud graphics […]

Mobile Shooter Armajet Launches Multiplayer Game Access May 13th on iOS and Android

Armajet, a competitive, mobile, multiplayer shooter with fast-paced jetpack combat, will be available for free Alpha access May 13th. Targeted at eSports, it allows players to both spectate and compete in real-time seamlessly across mobile devices. Armajet is built on the Super Bit Machine engine, a proprietary platform specifically designed for low latency, synchronous multiplayer. […]

MaxPlay Joins Open Gaming Alliance as Latest Corporate Member

Company Provides Cloud-Development, SaaS Expertise, and Leadership to OGA’s Cloud Gaming Special Interest Group The Open Gaming Alliance (OGA), a non-profit association focused on the games industry business, today announced MaxPlay, a game development enterprise software and services company, as the latest company to become a Corporate Member. MaxPlay joins other industry leaders such as Intel, Dell/Alienware, […]

Real-time Global Illumination Reaches Open-world Gaming

Geomerics announced its Enlighten™ real-time global illumination technology is to deliver large-scale dynamic lighting to open world games. The enriched technology can halve the performance cost of dynamic global illumination effects, such as time of day, in games where map sizes are vast and draw distances are long. The new feature set will be showcased […]