This year’s edition of the Montreal International Game Summit (MIGS) brought its share of ingenious thinkers to the conversation. Among them, Lee Sheldon - a writer, an Associate Professor at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and the architect of the Emergent Reality Lab. Lee sat down with videoGAMEScanada.ca to discuss his project’s potential to change the future of research and gaming platforms.
Emblematic character of the video games universe, Duke Nukem still exists as proven by the developers at 3d Realms, which offer the first video of Duke Nukem Forever in ages, announced for the first time more than 10 years ago, in January 1997.
The development of this first person shooter took joke dimensions in the industry. Several players are pessimist in relation with it, believing quite simply that it will never be completed. A spark of hope was born following the creation of Prey, a similar FPS from a design standpoint also developed by 3d Realms and launched in 2006. The video (teaser), true surprise of Christmas that no one had envisaged, shows hero in his usual form without revealing actual gameplay sequences. It has a little more than one minute in length and shows Duke and some of its enemies of which the traditional pig-police force. It is known that Duke Nukem Forever is based on the graphic engine called Unreal Engine 2 modified heavily. It looks very close to Doom III now. After all these years, one expected better, but let’s wait to see the gameplay before judging. Here it video.
Seagate (Nasdaq: STX), a provider of storage solutions, unveiled the new Seagate FreeAgent Theater( HD media player, a complete home theater solution designed to enhance the experience of enjoying digital media by providing an easy way to play your favorite videos, movies and photos on your TV.