Tag Archives: gaming

How to Play Steam Games on your Tablet / Phone

Play Steam Games on your Tablet Phone

For years companies have tried to allow all you gamers to play Steam games on your tablets and phones. Until now, they have run into major technical difficulties along the way. These have manifested in the form of lag or insufficient available servers. The most notable company that comes to mind is OnLive – that […]

Classic Super Mario gets the AR Treatment

super mario AR HoloLens

Regardless of age, everyone knows (or should know) Mario and the popular Super Mario Bros. series of games that has a countless number of fans worldwide. We’ve seen the evolution of this series progress from it’s humble 8-Bit beginnings to modern systems – with no end in sight.   However, it’s latest iteration from developer […]

Pokemon Go: Update, Ditto and Future

pokemon-go-update-ditto

The latest Pokemon Go update, currently being released in the USA, Canada and Australia, looks to improve upon the “Nearby” and make it easier to know exactly which Pokemon are around. And Ditto has finally made an appearance, so it seems that Niantic have some good ideas on how to get the player base interested […]

RetroArch + EmulationStation = An Alternative to Lakka on PC

emulationstation

Although I do prefer playing my games on their original consoles with the correct controller, for modern gaming use – emulators became indispensable to me with the advent of save states.

Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures Review: Retro Gaming’s Hardest Video Game of 2013

Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures Review

After waiting impatiently for the release of Angry Video Game Nerd Adventures, I bought a copy soon after its release and fired it up. I’d watched some gameplay footage and read about the difficulty, but I felt confident in my abilities. With a cold beer at the ready, I picked up

Virtual Reality Technology 10: Atlas, Real Life Holodeck Technology

Atlas Real Life Holodeck Technology

Atlas is on it’s way and will bring an affordable holodeck into our living rooms. Star Trek fans should be overjoyed to hear that we can finally step into and explore our fantasy worlds. VR is stepping up in a big way and this Kickstarter project will allow gamers to

Virtual Reality Technology 7: Tactical Haptics Motion Controller with Reactive Grip Feedback

Tactical Haptics Motion Controller with Reactive Grip Feedback

Tactical Haptics is a company founded by Professor William Provancher earlier this year. They hope to bring their own version of haptic feedback, called Reactive Grip, to the market. Early viewings of this technology show a lot of potential, but I’m especially interested

Virtual Reality Technology: Oculus Rift Gaming Goggles

oculus rift – virtual reality

The Oculus Rift is the latest tech gadget that everyone wants to get there hands on. After an incredibly successful Kickstarter campaign, Palmer Luckey’s Oculus Rift is now putting together the dev kits for this amazing new technology.

Project Logan – The Best Mobile Graphics Card on it’s Way

NVIDIA Project Logan- Best Mobile Graphics Card

Taking, not a step, but a leap further than the upcoming Tegra 4, NVIDIA’s Project Logan is looking to redefine graphics on mobile devices and become the best mobile graphics card by a mile. This new technology has only been teased so far, but from the little that’s been seen, it’s amazing what has been achieved so quickly.

Video Game Addiction: Is Gaming an Addiction?

Is Gaming an Addiction

Is there such a thing as addiction to video games? Is gaming an addiction? Who decides? As a long time gamer, I’ve heard both sides of this argument, but it’s never been from the people that are truly affected by it. You’ll have members of the public debating whether it’s possible or not, and doctors […]