Tagged: GDC

Planet Licker – Your licking skills will be tested in this surprising game

Planet Licker Game

We have seen augmented reality applications, virtual reality stuff and games that capture our imagination. But this one makes you go into drooling mode like crazy. Planet Licker game is all about licking the controller to direct the game character towards the similar colored planet while avoiding obstacles. Wait, did I just say lick? Yes, the player has to lick the gamepad having three ice pops to simulate button presses. The more precise your lick is, the closer will you get towards winning the game. And not to forget that quick licks will make the planet vanish in a jiffy, resulting in a higher score.
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Trials of Tatooine – Star Wars VR experience with HTC Vive headset

Star Wars VR Trials of Tatooine

Lucasfilm’s R&D wing ILMxLab is working on a room-scale Star Wars experiment set in virtual reality and they released a video showing how amazing it is. Using HTC Vive VR headset, the wearer is transported to Luke Skywalker’s home planet after the defeat of the Galactic Empire. Dubbed as ‘Trials on Tatooine’, this VR experience was revealed to a group of journalists at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. This is a unique way to experience Star Wars as you fit into the shoes of an unnamed Padawan holding a Lightsaber.
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Project Morpheus – Sony’s virtual reality headset for PS4 revealed at GDC

PlayStation Project Morpheus virtual reality headset for PS4

Sony finally took the drapes off its long awaited virtual reality device for PlayStation 4, code named as Project Morpheus, at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. The reveal was done by SCE Worldwide Studio’s Shuhei Yoshida during the GDC session titles ‘Driving the Future of Innovation at Sony Computer Entertainment.’ 3 years in the making and still in the prototype stage, the virtual reality headset by Sony for PS4 gaming console promises unmatchable gaming experience with amazing special sound and visual that will immerse the gamer into another world.
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