Here are a few examples. Voice controlled gaming has been around for a while, but the potential of using the technology in gaming systems has finally caught up to reality—computers are now able to easily recognize voice commands from the user. Not only can you turn the console on and off using this tech, but you can also use voice commands to control gameplay, interact on social media, play selections from your media library, or search the web, all by simply talking to your gaming system. Intel RealSense technology allows you to play first person shooter games—or simply interact with your device—with just a few waves of your hand.
By Michael Poh in Culture. Updated on November 13, Technology evolves in amazingly rapid speeds. If you need any real observable proof of the speedy advancement of digital technology over the years, take a look at the gaming industry. Most of us have a wishlist for how games will turn out in the future.
Here are 5 features you can expect in the future of gaming. We have also seen the evolution of video games in terms of its graphical quality, so much so that one would have difficulty differentiating a video game from a real-life scene today.
It appears that there is a movement towards more immersive digital entertainment, from movies to games. The question is, where do we go from real-life 3D graphics and beyond?
A Future developments of video games Reality Comeback With major leaps in technology that resulted in improved hardware capabilities, virtual reality VR has started to resurface in the gaming industry. Its prototype which was showcased in various gaming conventions has already received numerous positive reviews from game developers and internet reviewers alike.
Secondary Screens for Gaming With the booming market for handheld devices like smartphones and tablets, the console war between the three major brands Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo has intensified, with a rush to invent a secondary gaming device for players. Wii U Consider the newly released Wii U GamePadwhich features a built-in touchscreen that can serve as a supplement to games.
In first-person shooter games, a second screen lets you access the map or your inventory seamlessly without leaving the game field. What you can do with a secondary screen is not limited to that, it adds to the gaming experience which is demonstrated wonderfully in this ZombiU gameplay trailer out for an inside view Warning: However, unlike the Wii U, SmartGlass is an app that acts as an additional tool for gamers to interact with.
It can be downloaded into and accessed from smartphones and tablets to enhance the gaming experience. Sony Cross-Play Sony has taken its first step to integrate their Playstation 3 console with their handheld device, PS Vita via the Cross-Play featureallowing the gamer to stop playing on one device and resume on another device.
Open-Source Gaming Look at the number of free or cheap homemade games available in the mobile market today and you will have an idea where future games may be heading: For instance, Ouya is an Android-powered, upcoming video game console to be released Aprilpre-order here that works under the concept that games should be cheap to build and cheap to buy.
Independent developers do not have to purchase an expensive software development kit SDK to create games and release them to the market. Game Development The console itself is the development kit, so anyone can build a game if they wish to do so.
Making game development easier and cheaper creates more creative gamemakers, giving rise to more variety of free-to-play games for everyone. Games of the future may no longer be monopolized by major game developers, much like how video-making has been made mainstream by Youtube. Augmented Reality AR On top of seeing your actual physical environment, in Augmented Reality you will be fed with additional information or data overlay, digitally, in real-time.
One good example of AR in action will be the mobile app, Wikitude. Holding up your smartphone and pointing towards your surroundings, the screen reveals nearby restaurants, ATMs, hotels, etc for your navigation.
Holding your smartphone up, you will need to shoot targets appearing from everywhere around you. This is very primitive gaming, of course, but there is a window of possibilities for such a gameplay concept.
Cloud Gaming With more reliable and faster internet connections, the technology of cloud computing has begun to gain some momentum. The Sims creator Will Wright embraces the idea of cloud gaming as a crucial part of the future of the industry.
For one thing, the gaming industry sees it as an oppotunity to make games as easy to access as music and movies. With Cloud Gaming, we need not wait forever to get updates to high-quality games. Games will also be cheaper and more easily accessible via computers and even tablets. How much longer need we wait for this?
So, not long, fingers crossed. Conclusion They say predictions about how technology will evolve in future have always been inaccurate because we can never really predict how we may deviate from the intended use of the original creation.
That said, it is still delightful to know that the gaming industry is heading towards uncharted territory, always exploring and pushing the limit.The field of video games is one of the most exciting because it is constantly developing and advancing so quickly.
Unlike a lot of areas of ICT which have reached a level of stability, all parts of games, gaming and games development are still growing and will continue to grow. Video Gaming Industry is the one which elaborates its stunning success by expanding the advertising strategies.
Advertising and Video Gaming Industry are inter-related to each other that drive the huge sales for the video gaming products or services. Vik Long is the director for Yoh Interactive. Video game sales in the U.S. totaled $ billion in , according to NPD Group.
Of that . 16 trends that will define the future of video games Most of the Evolve day at Develop was dedicated to sessions concerning the development of VR games. Feb 10, · PS5 Development + Future of Video Games! All that & more in today's gaming news for February 10th, This time with audio lol.
My Instagram: http: Skip navigation. Video games have come a long way since they crossed into the mainstream in the s, but some amazing advances in their tech have made the future of gaming even brighter.
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