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Via: Microsoft Research
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Could this be the future of gaming?

RoomAlive is a proof-of-concept prototype that transforms any room into an immersive, augmented entertainment experience. Our system enables new interactive projection mapping experiences that dynamically adapts content to any room. Users can touch, shoot, stomp, dodge and steer projected content that seamlessly co-exists with their existing physical environment. The basic building blocks of RoomAlive are projector-depth camera units, which can be combined through a scalable, distributed framework. The projector-depth camera units are individually auto-calibrating, self-localizing, and create a unified model of the room with no user intervention. We investigate the design space of gaming experiences that are possible with RoomAlive and explore methods for dynamically mapping content based on room layout and user position. Finally we showcase four experience prototypes that demonstrate the novel interactive experiences that are possible with RoomAlive and discuss the design challenges of adapting any game to any room.
Via: GaryMcT
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Former Valve programmer and obvious gaming enthusiast Gary McTaggart has one of the coolest home arcades I've ever seen.  Named after his one eyed cat, Willy's Arcade houses dozens of classic arcade cabs and pinball machines.  But to really make this space special, Gary's also got a ton of gorgeous nerdy art on the walls and a custom diner complete with a jukebox.  This guy is living the dream!

Via: GameofThrones
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Here's her full quote from the video: "There’s a mild flirtation, which is exciting to say the least. I mean, get rid of Daario, bring on the ladies. Why not?"