3DS Owners Getting Two AR Apps for Pokémon Black 2 & White 2

More news from last night's Nintendo Direct announcement event: While Pokémon Black 2 and White 2 are DS games, playable via the 3DS' backwards compatibility, there will be some apps released (in Japan, as of now) to enhance the 3DS experience. » 4/21/12 2:00pm 4/21/12 2:00pm

Take a Gander at the Augmented Reality Effects Possible on Sony…

I've only gotten to play with the PlayStation Vita's augmented reality functions for a few minutes, but the portable system's relatively powerful processor and high-resolution screen does a good job of selling the "magic" overlay effect. Does it look as good as this demonstration reel from Sony? Not quite—in real life,… » 11/22/11 3:00pm 11/22/11 3:00pm

Sony Gives Us a Little Taste of the NGP in Action

Sony uploaded a few videos today showing off some of the games from the newly detailed NGP lineup. In addition to three game-centric videos, there's also a featurette about Sony's history creating augmented reality games, which ends with a brief overview of the AR features for the NGP. » 6/02/11 5:20pm 6/02/11 5:20pm

Sony's AR Tech Is Smart (Smart Enough for NGP?)

The holy shit moment of the Nintendo 3DS is its Augmented Reality capability. By using cards (or tattoos), the 3DS can project augmented reality. Sony is working on its own AR tech. It's truly impressive. » 5/20/11 4:00am 5/20/11 4:00am