Unboxing the Oculus Rift Consumer Version – A Sneak Peak

Virtual Reality! We have been dreaming about it for at least 20 years and for decades we have been wondering, can it be real! Finally, it has arrived with Oculus Rift. Replacing the real world with a virtual one is a neat trick, and Oculus VR’s Oculus Rift has done proper judgment with it, turning(…)

Best Sherlock Holmes Games That One Must Play

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is known all over the world as the creator of one of the most famous fictional characters in English literature, the master detective, Sherlock Holmes. Sherlock Holmes’ avid readers help to create the very modern practice of fandom. BBC’s Sherlock is one of the best ongoing TV series of recent days(…)

Nintendo’s new ‘Fire Emblem: Heroes’ Released on Android on February 2nd

After the launch of Nintendo Switch earlier this month and the initial blockbuster success of Nintendo’s Super Mario Run, Japanese gaming company has announced its second mobile game named Fire Emblem: Heroes (Fire Emblem series). This is the second attempt of Nintendo with an original mobile game and launched on Android on 2nd Feb, though(…)

Augmented Reality Trends, What’s Next?

It is not surprising to see the consumers using smartphones while walking around but it certainly draws attention when they are running around trying to capture some Pikachus. Pokemon Go, an augmented reality (AR)-based game, has received a huge hit and has shown the potential of AR to the world. The game has sent an(…)

Surprise Release Of New Pokémon Game Named Pokémon Duel

Six months after the release of Pokémon Go, The Pokémon Company has come up with a new strategy board game today, Pokémon Duel, without any promotion. Last year, in March the game came out in Japan as Pokémon Comaster but nobody had any idea that it will be available worldwide until today. The game has(…)

Gamification To Strengthen The Business Strategy

“The future of creativity and innovation is gamification” ~ Gabe Zichermann The growing popularity of games and adopting them in business isn’t new at all. It all started in 2002 when Nick Pelling coined the term ‘gamification.’ Games have already been applied in many real-life objectives from the past, such as simulation games being used(…)

Unity Light Baking

Written by : Ronnie Thomas. Introduction The following write up is about Light mapping in Unity for realistic output which can be mainly used for Virtual Reality based products that work on Oculus Rift based apps. Pre Unity Process: When the models are ready to be exported to Unity we have to check the UV(…)

Low Poly Art Design

Written by: Niraj Kumar Maurya BEWARE!! You might fall in love with this digital art technique, as it is visually beautiful and fun to make. So let’s jump into ‘the world made of triangles’ which is also called low poly art. Don’t worry, it’s not necessary that it should be made in 3D software’s; it(…)

How recent trends are reforming the gaming industry?

Technology evolves at rapid speed. If you need any real proof of the advancement of digital technology over the years, take a quick look at the gaming industry. From the very early years of black-and-white 2D games like Pong of 1972 to the first 3D game, 3D Monster Maze of 1981 to complex, life-like shooters(…)

Unboxing the HTC Vive VR

Time for an eye break! Can you remember the ‘holodeck’ from ‘Star Trek’? You can just simply create your ‘holodeck’ in your room with HTC Vive. Virtual reality is one thing, but a whole room that can come alive and be your space is a different type of spatial magic. Recreating the reality virtually grabs(…)