Anyone Up For Virtual Reality Lightsabers?

Drawing crowds at this year's Game Developers Conference, this is motion control company Sixense's forthcoming STEM System for virtual reality motion control. It's working here with an Oculus Rift. » 3/06/15 12:00pm 3/06/15 12:00pm

You Too Can Be A Young, Crappy Luke Skywalker

Sure, he killed a buncha bad guys later, but Luke Skywalker wasn't always a badass Jedi. He spends much of the first film wandering around like a useless dork, which is exactly the kind of Luke Sywalker this new VR demo will have you simulate. » 8/27/14 9:46pm 8/27/14 9:46pm

Kickstarter's Next Big Gaming Hardware Bags Over $400K In A Day

There's a campaign currently running on Kickstarter to fund a new kind of motion controller. The people behind the campaign asked for a meager $250,000. Instead, they got more than four hundred thousand—and that was just day one. » 9/13/13 5:20am 9/13/13 5:20am

See How Portal 2's New PS3 DLC Actually Works

Portal 2 on the PS3 is getting Move support and some "new" levels. It's also playable at Sony's E3 booth, so we popped on over to take a look, see how the Move actually worked with the game. » 6/05/12 4:51pm 6/05/12 4:51pm

Portal Picks Up a PlayStation Move Controller, Returns to the PS3 With…

Developers Sixense have announced that a bunch of new Portal content is coming to the PlayStation 3. It's called Portal 2 In Motion, and is DLC for the existing game that takes full advantage of Sony's PlayStation Move peripheral. » 6/05/12 3:46pm 6/05/12 3:46pm

This Is Portal 2 Played With A Magnetic Motion Controller

Keyboard and mouse controls got you down? Yeah, didn't think so. But if millimeter precise motion control sounds like an interesting way to play Valve's first-person puzzler Portal 2, you might want to buy yourself a Razer Sixense. » 1/07/11 1:40pm 1/07/11 1:40pm

Left 4 Dead 2 Vs. The Motion Control Apocalypse

Having just played a custom build of Left 4 Dead 2 with a pair of Sixense TrueMotion wireless motion controllers, I'm glad to have access to a standard game pad. » 1/08/10 4:40pm 1/08/10 4:40pm

Razer, Sixense To Demonstrate Motion-Controlled Left 4 Dead 2

Left 4 Dead 2, not being a Wii game, hasn't been playable by many people with motion controls. But PC peripheral maker Razer and motion-control company Sixense are teaming up at CES to bring motion control to the PC's finest. » 1/07/10 4:20pm 1/07/10 4:20pm

Sixense's Waggle Tech On Its Way To Consoles?

No, that's not a modified version of Nintendo's Wii Remote. That's Sixense's latest 3D input tech device they've been working on secretly the past 18 months. It's sorta like the current Wii-mote, but much more precise. The company showed off various tech demos at this years nVision 08 in San Jose, California.… » 8/29/08 5:00pm 8/29/08 5:00pm