The Importance of Gaming for VR and AR

Nintendo‚Äôs success in the mobile space is both impressive and inspiring for a company that has had a rough few years in the gaming sector. With Pokemon Go, investors are very content with the game’s financial success. More importantly, the…

This Hololens Unboxing Gives You a Reasonable Simulation of Awesomeness

Microsoft released the virtual Hololens Unboxing video, going through everything that you can expect to see when you open up the beautifully designed packaging for the groundbreaking $3000 Development Kit. Hololens officially shipped to Developers this month after Microsoft announced…

Blow By Blow: What Awesome Stuff Was Revealed at Build 2016

The first day of Build 2016 jumped off yesterday and now after a few hours we had time to digest what was shown at this year’s conference. Satya Nadella started the conference with a smorgasbord of #BuildBingo words such as…

Microsoft HoloLens: Fragments

You become the detective in a high-tech crime thriller. Experience compelling new possibilities for storytelling and gameplay when life-sized characters are aware of your presence, share your real space, and interact with you in mixed reality. Spatial mapping allows holographic…

Microsoft HoloLens: Young Conker

Guide a playful, pint-sized hero through your world in an ever-changing adventure game that highlights the fun of playing in mixed reality. Levels change and adapt to your environment, so you can play the same level in different rooms for…

Microsoft HoloLens: RoboRaid

In this mixed reality first-person shooter, use gaze and gesture to target enemies, and dodge incoming fire using natural movements. Spatial mapping turns each room into a unique game level, while spatial sound lets you use the entire room to…

Hololens Release Games Lineup Revealed

Update: Clarified that Fortune originally published the article and the sharp-eyed users at the Hololens sub-Reddit spotted the news. Microsoft’s press conference last week was billed as an Xbox One and Windows 10 event but the upcoming Hololens made some…

In the Future, you’ll be Playing Halo on your Wall

With Hololens impressing everyone with it’s awesomeness, we haven’t really seen much in the way of gaming (except for that totally awesome demo during the Windows 10 Devices event). Well Varun Mani, a project manager over at the Microsoft Hololens…

Kudo Tsunoda Leaves Microsoft Studios, Replacements Announced

After only eight months, Kudo Tsunoda has left Microsoft Studios for and is now the Vice President of the Windows App Studios. During his time at Microsoft Studios, Tsunoda oversaw the activities of multiple first party studios including Rare. Tsunoda…