Written by Andy September 05, 2011, 01:53:00 pm3072 ViewsPrint
Whilst we are putting finishing touches to the preparations for the start of the 2011/12 term thought I would take five minutes out to mention that we now have 8 Kinect sensors for use between the lab, computing projects, research and elsewhere in the programme, complete with the SDK installed in our studio for the start of term.
Whilst the hardware numbers available are relatively low, and there will be a bar to entry (technical merit, other justification etc..) it will allow a few of you an alternative flavour to your final year endeavours!
This neat little platformer is called Abyss Odyssey, and it's made by ACE Team, the studio behind Zeno Clash and Rock of Ages. Atlus will publish the game this summer as a digital release on Xbox 360, PS3, and PC.
Live-action Infamous: Second Son looks incredibly expensive. Gearing up for the big PlayStation 4 release on March 21, Sony rolls out a short live-action TV spot demonstrating how costly having super powers in real life would be to the American taxpayer.
Lords of Shadow 2—the latest variation in Konami's long-running Castlevania series—let you play as Dracula. Its upcoming add-on will keeps it in the family, making the alpha vampire's albino spawn playable in the Revelations DLC.
The latest adventure in Q-Games' PixelJunk saga is so grand in scope and stature that a simple three-letter abbreviation couldn't contain it, so PixelJunk Inc. becomes PixelJunk Nom Nom Galaxy, coming to Steam Early Access on March 13.