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I still don’t know what the metaverse is, but it

Metaverse Standards Forum, which will “foster interoperability standards for an open metaverse.” Unlike the relatively straightforward job of setting a minimum PC specification, this group will not create standards for the metaverse, presumably because nobody really knows exactly what the hell the metaverse is at this point. They are very excited for it, though, and […]Read More

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How the hero shooter took over competitive FPS design

Overwatch 2 is preparing for launch. But it's taking off in an entirely different landscape to its predecessor, one filled with games that took what the original Overwatch did and ran with it. We now live in a world where Battlefield, Quake and even Counter-Strike sport distinct characters, either replacing or supplementing previously nameless stock […]Read More

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Instead of Fallout 5, I wish Bethesda would make literally

Bethesda will be making Fallout 5. That's pretty tough for Fallout fans to get excited about because development won't start until “after” The Elder Scrolls 6, which itself is still mostly likely several years down the road. Meaning we might see Fallout 5… sometime after 2030? You can't really get stoked for something that's probably […]Read More

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Working in VR is more stressful and lessens productivity. Big

working in distraction free, virtual environments could be the future. But as it stands today, researchers say, working in virtual reality is not only more overwhelming and frustrating, it doesn't rank as highly for usability or productivity as we might've been lead to believe. The paper, 'Quantifying the Effects of Working in VR for One […]Read More

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AMD hero is giving Return to Castle Wolfenstein a path

June 10, 2022 See more Keep in mind that these shots come from pretty early development stages, but there could indeed be some brighter spaces emerging in the dankness of Castle Wolfenstein thanks to the new techniques Wijetunga is utilising.  Wolf PT will be based on the open-source iortcw engine, although it'll be coming with […]Read More