What we noticed at GDC 2018!

All good issues should come to an finish, and right now we are saying goodbye to GDC 2018. As standard, the Game Developers Conference didn't disappoint. During our time right here in San Francisco, we discovered a slew of indie titles that had been extremely enjoyable to play and gorgeou… Source link

Hands-on with coming-of-age puzzle recreation 'Where Cards Fall'

The recreation’s most important mechanic entails constructing homes of playing cards to create pathways across the landscapes, although determining the place and how one can craft these buildings is simpler stated than achieved. The playing cards are human-sized and customarily relaxation on the bottom in black-and-white piles, with shapes on the highest indicating which kind […]

Atari exhibits its non-functional 'VCS' console prototype at GDC 2018

Unfortunately, we nonetheless do not know all that a lot concerning the console itself as the corporate has remained tight-lipped about its prototype product. Atari promised that the VCS will retail for round $300, will play each traditional Atari video games in addition to fashionable content material, and that pre-orders for the console will begin […]

GDC 2018 by the numbers

zero end strains: It’s the race that by no means ends, it goes on and on, my mates. That’s why they name it Onrush. Developed by Codemasters studio, this team-based racing recreation affords a singular twist on automobile racing in that the race by no means actually stops. Instead, gamers will be capable of drop […]

Slaughter sentient fruit to avoid wasting humanity in 'Juicy Realm'

Juicy Realm is predicated on a easy premise: Plants have develop into self-aware, grown legs and arms, and have armed themselves in an try and overthrow people on the prime of the meals chain. It’s your job to guide an expeditionary drive into the newly found plant kingdom and wipe out the opposing fruit drive. […]

OptiTrack Active VR makes for a extra cell zombiepocalypse

The firm confirmed off its warehouse-scale optical monitoring system at GDC 2018 and through a demo on Wednesday, I used to be afforded the chance to strive it out whereas slaughtering hordes of zombies in Arizona Sunshine from Vertigo Games. The OptiTrack system utilized a set of VR parts together with the Oculus VR HMD, […]

You solely have 18 minutes to finish 'Black Future 88'

In it, one or two gamers should combat their means by means of six zones to the highest of a cursed tower as a way to kill its insane proprietor in an alternate actuality’s 1988. The downside is, you have solely bought 18 minutes by which to take action earlier than your character’s coronary heart […]

Hands-on with the sci-fi sport that falls aside as you play

Clunker Junker is a cooperative area shooter for 2 gamers. Each crew member has a handheld, gun-like controller that stretches from palm to elbow; it is made to be held within the left hand, with a crank on the correct aspect, a navigation dice on the bottom, and an LED spout on the entrance. The […]

EA is instructing AI troops to play 'Battlefield 1'

SEED’s technical director Magnus Nordin has been serious about self-learning gaming AI ever since DeepMind taught itself to play old Atari games again in 2015. Once he received to SEED, he and his group discovered the fundamentals of a three-dimentional FPS to coach a neural community, then labored with the Battlefield group (DICE) to combine […]

With 'Siren,' Unreal Engine blurs the road between CGI and actuality

Back in 2016, Epic Games teased the stay motion-capture technology first used for Hellblade, which was beautiful and confirmed the potential of the tech. With this new iteration, although, the corporate says it hopes to take “live-captured digital humans to the next level.” Siren is a high-fidelity digital character based mostly on the likeness of […]