Written by Andy September 05, 2011, 01:53:00 pm3119 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 is an image of a happy family; a father and his two adorable children bonding over a video game. It's a stock photo, of course. Their excitement is fake, their game controllers disconnected. It's cheap theater, but I have to believe that somewhere in the country a genuine version of this scene is playing out — I am tired of tales of domestic gaming tragedy.
With help from a growing posse on 4chan, Pastebin user Data_Baser is attempting to compile a list of every video game ever released. Not just console games or PC games, but every mobile and browser-based game as well. The current count? 43,806.
Every year, the Wondercon cosplayers keep astonishing us, both with their attention to detail and with their creativity. You keep thinking you've seen it all — and then you see what people have come up with this year, and it's a brand new delight all over again. Here's our favorite cosplay from Wondercon day one.