NES, SNES, Sega, GBC, and GBA Games Work on Xbox Series X

With the official release of the Xbox Series X worldwide, gamers are rushing to try out the latest enhanced games. Of course, while there may be some cool 4k enhanced games on the store there are also three generations of backwards compatible games. If there’s one thing many reviewers and fans can agree on it’s …

Machine Learning Fixes the Lion King Live Action Movie

A Youtuber under the username OntyJ has posted a cool look at how machine learning transformed the life like animals in the Lion King to a more familiar visual style for Disney fans. The software used in the transformation titled Deep Fakes has been used for some racy content online but this demonstration shows the …

Cuphead Ported to Tesla Vehicles

A short while ago we shared details of Elon Musk’s plans to bring gaming to Tesla vehicles by porting game engines Unity and Unreal. Today we see first signs of that initiative gaining steam. Cuphead the classic 1930’s inspired run and gun action game is coming to Tesla vehicles. In an interview with Elon Musk …

Tesla Vehicles will get a Unity and Unreal Engine Port says Elon Musk

Love him or hate him, Elon Musk has had a long history of starting up companies that have strived to push innovative technology to its limits. Take Tesla for example. The Tesla vehicles have led the way in terms of green energy across the United States. It’s this innovation that has pushed other car manufacturers …

Opinion: My Biggest Fear with Apple and Google Joining the Gaming Industry

We’ve all heard the phrase, “competition is good for the industry” but at what point does competition become an issue? With Apple and Google making their gaming ambitions publicly known to the world this past week I couldn’t help but feel scared for the future of gaming. At first I didn’t think much of the …

Xbox Game Pass Rumored to Come to Nintendo Switch

Rumors are swirling today as several sources are mentioning the potential release of the Xbox Game Pass as a service on the Nintendo Switch. The news comes after Direct Feed Games, a Nintendo focused news outlet, shared the rumor of the Xbox service coming to the Nintendo Switch along with ports of Ori and the …

Microsoft Passed Apple and Became the World’s Most Valuable Company

For the first time in 8 years Microsoft has passed Apple in market cap. Earlier today Microsoft achieved a market cap value of $812.93 while Apple held onto 812.60 billion. The celebration was short lived as Apple retook the throne and according to The Verge have been exchanging the title of most valuable company ever …

Games Industry Advice by Bill Merrill of Double Helix, Turtle Rock, and Amazon Game Studios

At the campus of the University of California Riverside, Bill Merrill the Principal Engineer at Amazon, gave a talk on the gaming industry to undergraduate students. Seeing as how some people reading this site may want to join the game industry themselves I thought it be a good idea to share the video. Disclaimer: Sorry …

Unity and Augmented Reality – TICGN @ Unite LA 2018

Unite LA is a developer event that reveals the latest on goings in the realm of Unity. This year we were fortunate enough to get a ticket to Unite LA 2018. Various Unity projects were showcased from the latest gaming innovations, to crazy Augmented Reality demos. Here are some of the stand outs experiences from …

Learn C# – Week 5 – Methods Functions

Last Weeks Lesson We’re changing it up this week. I’ve noticed past lessons got a bit too wordy. So I have simplified the lessons even further than before. While some things will be skipped it should make these lessons easier to digest. After all these lessons are being made to encourage you to learn programming not …