Virtual Reality has long been a vision of the future for video games and for a long time it’s been just too expensive for mass market. I remember in the 90’s walking into a virtual reality arcade and played the game Dactyl Nightmares on a $65,000 Virtuality machine where players would stand on a pod like platform which would detect which direction the player was facing. The modern version of the headset, the Visette 45 is still quite expensive. (more…)
A new mod for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim has been getting a lot of attention recently. With more than 100,000 downloads at the time of this writing its hard to call Falskaar just a mod, this is more like an expansion. The mod features a new land about 1/3 of the size of the original game with new voice actors, characters, dozens of quests and an original soundtrack.
The fifth installment in the Grand Theft Auto series set to be released on September 17th aims to push the series to new heights. Players in Grand Theft Auto V are not just confined to one large city. Rockstar Games has created the largest world of any Grand Theft Auto game for gamers to explore. A land which includes mountain, wilderness, beaches in addition to the active and living city of Los Santos.