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    Microsoft originally didn’t want to buy Minecraft

    If it was not for thecurrent head of gaming, Phil Spencer, maybe Microsoft would have never bought Minecraft. Bill Gates, Steve Ballmer and Don Mattrick…

    Casey Hudson goes to Microsoft

    Have you ever played Mass Effect? It is a game developed in 2007 by BioWare for Microsoft Xbox 360 and in 2008 by Demiurge Studios for the Microsoft Windows pc release (in 2012 came even the PlayStation3 version). Franchisee consists of three chapters and allows players to live the adventures of commander Shepard, a soldier that in […]

    3D viewers: battle among Oculus, Sony, Microsoft and Valve

    Just over 12 months ago Facebook bought Oculus VR (the company that develops 3D visors Oculus Rift) for 2 billion dollars promising a ever increasing spread of contents related to virtual reality, but to see in stores the first “retail” release of the 3D visor developed by Palmer Luckey and Brendan Iribe (which will be based […]

    Microsoft takes on Minecraft

    At the end of 2006, during the “media hype”, circulated the rumor of an interest of Google to buy Linden Lab and throw in the fascinating (but problematic, as it would be seen in the following years) virtual worlds sector. They were not revealed official figures though someone had shot: not less than 1.65 billion […]

    Microsoft a caccia di Minecraft

    A fine 2006, in pieno “hype mediatico”, era circolata la voce di un interesse di Google per rilevare Linden Lab e gettarsi nell’affascinante (ma problematico, come si sarebbe visto negli anni seguenti) settore dei mondi virtuali. Non erano emerse cifre ufficiali anche se qualcuno aveva sparato: non meno di 1,65 miliardi di dollari, ossia quanto […]

    One million dollars for the streamer Ninja

    The battle between streaming gameplay platforms as Youtube (Google), Twitch (Amazon) and Mixer (Microsoft), rises in tone. Those are platforms, of which already talked to you, which are ready to share the rich market of video game enthusiasts, more and more interested in looking at the gameplays of other playe One million dollars for […]

    Sansar will host live VR comedy series

    Sansar partnered with famous youtuber Steve Hofstetter to broadcast a new event series called “Comedy Gladiators: a Virtual Comedy Experience” so to try to monetize live events on VR platform.

    Gameplay videos: a challenge between Youtube, Twitch and Mixer

    Google (Youtube), Amazon (Twitch) and Microsoft (Mixer) share a rapidly growing market: that of video game fans who like to watch gameplay videos.