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How Old School Video Game Graphics Worked

How Old School Video Game Graphics Worked
Check out part one of this new instructional video series, in which The iBookGuy explains how computer and video game graphics worked back in the 1980s. If you love old games and old computers, you’ll enjoy this video.

Philips 27″ Gaming Monitor with NVIDIA G-Sync Adjusts to your GPU: Refresh Prince

Philips 27″ Gaming Monitor with NVIDIA G-Sync Adjusts to your GPU: Refresh Prince
One of the many gadgets unveiled before the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) – really guys, if you keep preempting the show CES 2015 might as well be held this December – the 27″ Philips 272G5DYEB monitor is one of the first monitors to have NVIDIA G-Sync built-in.
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Diablo III Mod Darkens and Sharpens Graphics: Now All We Need is the Game

Diablo III Mod Darkens and Sharpens Graphics: Now All We Need is the Game
Our bodies have been ready for Diablo III the second we got tired of Diablo II, but it looks like we’ll have to wait a little more – (probably) February 2012 more – before we can return to our kill-loot-kill cycle once again.

Microsoft’s Mobile Mouse 3500 Artist Edition Says Bye-Bye To Boring-Looking Mice

Microsoft’s Mobile Mouse 3500 Artist Edition Says Bye-Bye To Boring-Looking Mice
I’m all for turning my workstation into a funner, more comfortable place to work in. Anything that adds color or flair to my desk receives a warm welcome. When Microsoft’s Mobile Mouse 3500 Artist Edition mice that are slated to arrive next month makes its way to my table, it will receive a sizzling hot welcome.

Unreal Engine 3 Samaritan Demo Lives Up to its Name

Unreal Engine 3 Samaritan Demo Lives Up to its Name
…no not so much the samaritan part – the UNREAL ENGINE part. Honest to god, the graphics in this newly released real-time demo footage running on Epic Games’ Unreal Engine 3 is the best looking bit of game engine footage I’ve ever laid eyes on.

Mass Effect 2.1: PS3 Version of Mass Effect 2 Made Using Mass Effect 3 Engine

Mass Effect 2.1: PS3 Version of Mass Effect 2 Made Using Mass Effect 3 Engine
How’s that for search engine optimization eh? I should get a Guinness World Record for the most number of Mass Effects in a title. But on to the great news! The PS3 version of Mass Effect 2 has gone gold, i.e.

3dmark 11 Will Crush Your Lousy Graphic Card

3dmark 11 Will Crush Your Lousy Graphic Card
The guys at Futuremark just took wraps off the latest version of their 3DMark benchmarking suite, and it’s guaranteed to put your graphic chipset through the most aggressive set of tests it’s ever been tasked with.

Crysis 2 Screenshots: Finally, a Reason to Upgrade Your Gaming Rig

Crysis 2 Screenshots: Finally, a Reason to Upgrade Your Gaming Rig
Time to update that worn out question gamers: Will your PC play Crysis… 2? A couple of screenshots have appeared in the Crymod forums and although the poster didn’t explicitly say that the pics showcase in-game graphics, I think that a game famous for its visuals can only be topped by something better looking.

Final Fantasy XIII Xbox 360 Version Inferior to PS3 Version? [Rumor]

Final Fantasy XIII Xbox 360 Version Inferior to PS3 Version? [Rumor]
As we previously mentioned, a Final Fantasy XIII touring bus patrolled around some areas of the United States, allowing people to test both the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions of the upcoming Square Enix RPG. An article at Sankaku Complex says that the publicity stunt generated both good and bad publicity, as some people have allegedly commented that the Xbox 360 version is graphically inferior to the one on the PS3.

God of War 3’S Huge Bosses: Kwhere’S Kratos

God of War 3’S Huge Bosses: Kwhere’S Kratos
The video gaming part of the internet is abuzz right now with God of War III’s insanely giant creatures and/or environments. And if you’re a fan of the series, you’re probably pretty envious of people like Nick Chester of Destructoid, who were lucky enough to be allowed to play the demo involving Kratos fighting a giant water crab monster thing while the two are on the arm of the gigantic Titan Gaia.

Microsia Makes Molecular Music

Microsia Makes Molecular Music
Here’s a cool little PC program for creating ambient electronic music. And it sure looks purty while it’s doing it. The setting for Andreas Illiger’s Microsia is inside of a virtual “plant cell” of a leaf.

Moving Pictures: Motionportrait Technology Can Make a Moving Cg Face From a Single Picture

Moving Pictures: Motionportrait Technology Can Make a Moving Cg Face From a Single Picture
Japan-based MotionPortrait Inc. has developed a way of making a three-dimensional image of a person’s face based only on a single headshot. What’s really impressive about MotionPortrait technology is that the CG face moves and can make all sorts of expressions in a fairly realistic manner.

Start Saving Now: Next-Next Gen Console Chatter Surfaces

Start Saving Now: Next-Next Gen Console Chatter Surfaces
Ready for the NextXbox 360? The PS4 or WiiToo? It might be time to start thinking about what you want in the next generation of gaming consoles. Yes, already. The center of console gaming’s future is already being planned, and rumors about the graphics chips in the next round of offerings from Nintendo, Microsoft, and Sony.

Pgr4 Intro Video Looks Amazing: Get Ready to Race!

Pgr4 Intro Video Looks Amazing: Get Ready to Race!
The gang over at Gamersyde shot this video showing off the beginning of Project Gotham Racing 4 for the Xbox 360.   After looking at the gorgeous in-game screenshots that Microsoft released the other day, I was starting to get excited about this upcoming racer.

Holographic Display Shows 360-Degree Digital Images

Holographic Display Shows 360-Degree Digital Images
At the recent SIGGRAPH 2007 conference, a team of engineers from USC showed off a display system that’s capable of projecting interactive 360-degree viewable images produced by a computer. By using a high-speed video projector, a spinning platform with a holographic diffuser and special decoding hardware, the display can crank out up to 5,000 real-time images per second.

Alone in the Dark 5 in Game Footage

Alone in the Dark 5 in Game Footage
The preview footage below pretty much speaks for itself. Atari’s upcoming horror game Alone in the Dark 5 for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC is looking really, really good. While the YouTube clip below doesn’t really do justice to the visuals, you can get a pretty good idea of how immersive the graphics look in this highly anticipated horror/thriller game.
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