Sony to launch ¥49,500 wearables to animate users’ movements in the metaverse

Sony to launch ¥49,500 wearables to animate users’ movements in the metaverse

Sony Group’s latest gadget is a set of wearable motion trackers designed to bring users into the metaverse on their phones. The new Mocopi system consists of six pucks worn around the user’s wrists, ankles, head and hips, used to animate avatars inside various metaverse apps on Android phones or Apple iPhones. Priced at ¥49,500 … Read more

‘Pokémon Scarlet And Violet’ Have Sold More Than 10 Million Copies In Their First Three Days

‘Pokémon Scarlet And Violet’ Have Sold More Than 10 Million Copies In Their First Three Days

‘Pokémon Scarlet’ and ‘Violet’ have had amazing launch sales. Nintendo, The Pokémon Company It seems that pokemon scarlet and Purple have sold incredibly well, amassing more than 10 million sales in their first three days and breaking records in the process. Specifically, pokemon scarlet and Purple have sold more than 10 million copies worldwide in … Read more

‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ creator Yuji Naka arrested over insider trading

‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ creator Yuji Naka arrested over insider trading

Tokyo prosecutors on Friday arrested Yuji Naka, the 57-year-old creator of the Sonic the Hedgehog video game series, over alleged insider trading in shares of a game-maker. Naka, while employed at game-maker Square Enix, allegedly purchased 10,000 shares in Aiming for about ¥2.8 million in January 2020 based on insider information about a smartphone-based online … Read more

Gimmighoul Join The Pokémon Ranks In ‘Pokémon Scarlet And Violet’

Gimmighoul Join The Pokémon Ranks In ‘Pokémon Scarlet And Violet’

Gimmighoul is the latest Pokémon to join ‘Pokémon Scarlet and Violet’. Nintendo, The Pokémon Company A new Ghost type Pokémon called Gimmighoul is coming to pokemon scarlet and Purpleas well as appearing in Pokemon GO. Gimmighoul has two main forms; chest form and roaming form. It also likes to ambush people and use its ghost … Read more

Rocket League’s Season 8 Banners Are The Coolest Competitive Rewards In Years

Rocket League’s Season 8 Banners Are The Coolest Competitive Rewards In Years

At the end of each Rocket League competitive season comes a brand new Rocket Pass, a soft rank reset, and, of course, an untradeable season reward cosmetic that corresponds with players’ highest competitive rank. Rocket League Psyonix developers have just revealed the competitive rewards for the current season. Competitive Season 8, not to be confused … Read more

Research shows video games can actually improve children’s brains

Research shows video games can actually improve children’s brains

Video games have garnered an infamous reputation over the years for their supposed impact on children, from mental health and social problems to missing out on exercise. However, a large new United States study published in JAMA Network Open indicates there may also be cognitive benefits associated with the popular pastime. Lead author Bader Chaarani, … Read more

How Therapists Are Using Tabletop Games to Help People

How Therapists Are Using Tabletop Games to Help People

“Our mortality is actually what gives things meaning and motivates us to do anything at all,” Levitt said. “For a long time I was more of a destination person than a journey person, and I think that’s really shifted, in part thanks to this game.” Role-playing can be especially helpful for people who’ve experienced trauma … Read more

Valve Shows Nintendo Switch Emulator In Steam Deck Video

Valve Shows Nintendo Switch Emulator In Steam Deck Video

screenshot: Valve / YouTube / Kotaku There are a lot of reasons why people buy Steam Decks, Valve’s new portable gaming PC. It lets them take beloved Steam games on the go. Others use it to get the most out of Xbox Game Pass on PC. And some people use it to run a Nintendo … Read more