Latest James Cameron's Avatar: The Game Stories

2009-07-09 12:35:00

Hollywood is now working on 3D videogames that will expand on the stories of their 3D films, Reuters reported. Anaglyph 3D technology will be employed for Disney Interactive Studios' "G-Force" game for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, based on Jerry Bruckheimer's live action 3D film featuring secret agent guinea pigs. Using the same technology, Disney/Pixar's Toy Story Midway Mania, which is based on the Walt Disney World and Disneyland 4D theme park ride, will be released on the Wii alongside the...

2009-06-08 09:15:00

Ubisoft, a French video game maker, is collaborating with famed director James Cameron on a title crafted as an extension of his highly anticipated 3D movie "Avatar.""Ubisoft didn't want to just put something flashy on the screen; they wanted a soul behind the videogame," Cameron said during a press conference with Ubisoft at a recent Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles."The world of the 'Avatar' game is, in some ways, considerably richer than what you are going to see in the...

2009-05-15 17:10:00

Have you ever wished you could be in two places at once? Perhaps you've had the desire to create a copy of yourself that could stand in for you at a meeting, freeing you up to work on more pressing matters. Thanks to a research project called LifeLike, that fantasy might be a little closer to reality.Project LifeLike is a collaboration between the Intelligent Systems Laboratory (ISL) at the University of Central Florida (UCF) and the Electronic Visualization Laboratory (EVL) at the University...

2009-04-30 09:25:00

Ubisoft, French videogame publisher and developer, has announced that it is making a sequel to the "Red Steel" title released in 2006 for Nintendo's revolutionary Wii consoles. Predicting great popularity for the Wii system, Ubisoft created action videogame "Red Steel" exclusively for the consoles. Its three-dimensional movement detection allows players to fight with on-screen guns and Japanese swords using their own physical movements rather than merely pressing a series of buttons on a...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.