Sun.Apr 07, 2019

Game Of Thrones’ Kit Harington Plays An Intolerable VR Character On SNL

VRScout

Jon Snow can’t keep his mouth shut in this VR-related sketch from last nights SNL. Anyone familiar with video games probably has a story or two about a particularly infuriating NPC (non-playable character) that severely dampened their gaming experience.

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New ‘Boneworks’ Gameplay Video Shows off Physics-based Combat

Road to VR

Boneworks is on a mission to redefine VR gameplay with a highly simulated approach to movement, interaction, and combat. Today developer Stress Level Zero showed off one of the game’s first levels in a new video.

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Boneworks Feels Like The First Next Generation VR Game

UploadVR

Boneworks from Stress Level Zero feels like the first game of PC VR’s second generation. The small team based in Los Angeles previously developed Duck Season and Hover Junkers. In Boneworks, they are applying years of refinement to physics, locomotion and object handling systems.

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The team behind Baidu’s first smart speaker is now using AI to make films

TechCrunch VR

The HBO sci-fi blockbuster Westworld has been an inspiring look into what humanlike robots can do for us in the meatspace.

Why Somnium Space could change education

VirtualiTeach

Just under a year ago I was invited with my good friend Chris Long to test out a multi-user VR platform called Somnium Space.