GBR Interview: Blackstorm Labs’ Ernestine Fu Discusses Upgrades to EverWing with Gamebot and AI Chatbot on Facebook Messenger

GBR Interview: Blackstorm Labs’ Ernestine Fu Discusses Upgrades to EverWing with Gamebot and AI Chatbot on Facebook Messenger Blackstorm Labs announced this week the global launch of a new AI chatbot for their fast-paced adventure shooter game EverWing on Facebook Messenger’s Instant Games. This is an extension of the original EverWing title that debuted in November […]

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 […]

Square Enix chooses Enlighten for more upcoming titles

Following the news last year that the highly anticipated FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE is being developed with Enlighten global illumination, Geomerics, an ARM company, today announced that Square Enix Co., Ltd. has licensed Enlighten for use across multiple future titles on console platforms. Real-time global illumination by Enlighten adds unrivalled subtlety and depth to dynamic scenes; texture details are highlighted […]

uSens FINGO – uDev – Coming Soon!

This summer uSens is opening its developer support program called uDev. uDev will support uSens’ first developer kit, dubbed FINGO. FINGO hardware is uSens’ lightweight mobile stereo IR input sensor that connects to almost any style of ARVR system. FINGO software integrates 26DOF hand and 6DOF head position tracking within virtual experiences, using the FINGO […]

JOIN US: Intel Buzz Workshop, Seattle – June 22

LAST CHANCE FOR EARLYBIRD PRICING – JOIN US  Building Games that leverage the latest in PC and VR technology! SIGN UP HERE: INTEL BUZZ WORKSHOP SEATTLE, JUNE 22 OVERVIEW This exciting one-day event brings together some of the top game companies and developers working on PC, VR and eSports games. There will be lots of […]