The latest entry in Autodesk's 123D line of 3D design tools, 123D Creature gives iPad owners the power to sculpt and paint their own three-dimensional creatures and then share them with the community, export them as a 3D mesh, or have them sent to a 3D printing service to be transformed into real stuff.
I was under the impression that it took a creative person to fully appreciate everything video games have to offer. According to recent research conducted at Michigan State University, I may have had that backwards. Does playing video games make you more creative?
Bjorn Hurri is an artist who has been working on video games for years now, having lent his skills in some way or another to projects like Dead Space 2, Viking: Battle for Asgard and the last three entries in the Total War series.
The video is of Forrester showing GNILLEY this weekend at Global Game Jam Sydney 2010. Looks like he screams "GO!" to get the thing started, and from there, well, see and hear for yourself. It's hilarious. His creation took the festival's Most Original award.
You can now pre-order those Sound Blaster World of Warcraft Wireless Headset that Creative Labs showed off during last year's BlizzCon.
Over the years sound has increasingly taken the back seat to the other important elements of a PC gaming experience from mouse and keyboard to the graphics and light-kits.
Despite the fact that Empire: Total War still needs technical fixes (late-game slowdown is still a pain), the team at Creative Assembly feel now's the time to start introducing some gameplay changes as well.