Sega Fog Gaming service for arcades was their secret big reveal

The ‘huge scoop’ promised for Sega’s 60th anniversary has turned out to be a cloud gaming service for Japanese arcades. By now you’ve probably already seen the reveal of the Sega Game Gear Micro but that wasn’t the ‘huge scoop’ to ‘rile up the games industry’ that was previously promised by an overexcited Famitsu journalist. […]

Niantic’s latest AR features add realism to Pokémon Go

Niantic is adding augmented reality features to Pokémon Go that should make the blending of animation and the real world seem more realistic. While Pokémon Go seems like a simple mobile game, it’s so popular and generates so much revenue that the company can invest heavily in AR technology. These updates will create more realistic […]

Animal Crossing's Fake Art Can Be Haunted And Spooky

The latest update for Animal Crossing: New Horizons brought back two returning characters: the shrub-selling Leif and shady art vendor Redd. The latter operates a small merchant ship called Jolly Redd’s Treasure Trawler, which is the only place you can purchase artwork to donate to the museum’s new art wing. However, you’ll need to be […]

Beat Saber AR concept envisions little lightsaber fingers

We’ve seen a lot of funny and intriguing concepts for projects from Daniel Beauchamp, aka @pushmatrix on Twitter, but his latest reimagines for AR something that’s become an icon of VR design. The idea sees blue and red lightsabers coming out of the ends of fingers for a tabletop miniature version of Beat Saber. He tweeted three […]

Animal Crossing's Fake Artwork Does Some Creepy Stuff

Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ latest update brought back two returning characters: the shrub-selling Leif and shady art vendor Redd. The latter operates a small merchant ship called Jolly Redd’s Treasure Trawler, which is the only place you can purchase artwork to donate to the museum’s new art wing. As before, many of the pieces Redd […]

Animal Crossing's Fake Art Is Doing Creepy Things

Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ latest update brought back two returning characters: the shrub-selling Leif and shady art vendor Redd. The latter operates a small merchant ship called Jolly Redd’s Treasure Trawler, which is the only place you can purchase artwork to donate to the museum’s new art wing. As before, many of the pieces Redd […]

How's Xbox Doing? Here Are The Big Takeaways From Latest Report

Microsoft appears to be in a strong position with the Xbox Series X release coming up this Holiday. As part of the company’s latest earnings report for the quarter ended March 31, Microsoft disclosed a number of key statistics about how the Xbox brand is performing. Microsoft no longer reports Xbox console sales, but the […]

All The Jackbox Party Packs Are On Sale Right Now (Switch, Xbox One, PC)

In the times of coronavirus (COVID-19), many of us are spending way more time at home and social distancing from our friends, family, and neighbors. Suddenly being cut off from our regular social circles can be a lonely and depressing experience, but fortunately, there are still ways to connect and have fun with your loved […]

Facebook Buys Every AR Display From Key Supplier Apple Looked At Acquiring

Facebook signed a deal to buy several years of the entire output of a key AR microLED display supplier Apple looked at acquiring, The Information reports. Mark Zuckerberg’s company spends “billions” of dollars researching augmented and virtual reality technology. It has publicly stated its goal of releasing lightweight AR glasses this decade, with the eventual […]

New Nintendo Direct reveals ARMS coming to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

The new Nintendo Direct is still not what fans have been waiting for, with no new first party games, just ports like XCOM 2 and Burnout Paradise. At some point you’ve just got to wonder whether Nintendo are actively trolling their fans. The fourth Nintendo Direct of 2020 has just happened and it’s still not […]