Playing Super Mario Maker with a live orchestra

What’s better than playing Super Mario Maker? Playing Super Mario Maker while having an orchestra perform the soundtrack for you, of course!

In a cute attempt of recreating the experience of playing the Wii U game in a living room, if your living room happened to have a giant projector screen and a stage dedicated to musicians and a concertmaster, L’Orchestre de Jeux Vidéo (Orchestra of Video Games) in Montreal, or OJV for short, accompanied a gamer playing one of the levels by GiantBomb.… Continue reading “Playing Super Mario Maker with a live orchestra”

Tokyo Game Show 2016 to feature new specialised areas for VR and AI

On February 23, the Computer Entertainment Supplier’s Association (CESA) and Nikkei Business Publications (Nikkei BP) released details (in Japanese) about the upcoming Tokyo Game Show 2016 on September, celebrating its 20th anniversary.

Themed “Entertainment changes. Future changes.” (『エンターテインメントが変わる。未来が変わる。』), the annual event gathering gaming developers, publishers, and players will feature new areas specialised in virtual reality and artificial intelligence.… Continue reading “Tokyo Game Show 2016 to feature new specialised areas for VR and AI”