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There was no shortage of VR headsets at the Tokyo Game Show this year -- but that didn't stop the lines forming endlessly over the weekend. Hidden, at least slightly, in Hall 8 was Cyberith, demonstrating their now successfully crowdfunded VR gaming mat, the Virtualizer. It pairs a second-generati...

September 21st 2014 at 8:30am 0 Comments
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Privacy. Sometimes we all crave a little. "Bocchi tent" is a 1.3 x 1.3-meter, soft-cornered cube that maker Bibi Lab reckons offers the "ultimate gaming space." With a slender gossamer wall between you and the rest of humanity, there's a degree of sensorial blockage, but we could, obviously, still...

September 19th 2014 at 6:52am 0 Comments
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Timed perfectly for this year's Tokyo Game Show, Square-Enix's unveiled a new teaser for its next (long in development) Final Fantasy. There's boyband hairstyles, broody protagonists, big-ass swords... and a fancy car you drive around in. Watch, and wait -- FFXV's still coming.

September 17th 2014 at 10:44pm 0 Comments
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Tokyo e, yookoso. Well, actually, Japan's biggest gaming show is in Chiba, but we're not going to complain. Sony's already revealed its Vita handheld refresh, the new Vita TV mini-console and more global launch dates for the PlayStation 4, while Microsoft returns after a one-year hiatus, to show o...

September 19th 2013 at 8:00am 0 Comments
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We've got a good idea on what Sony's got planned for at least part of its keynote. Some western release dates and prices for the likes of the Vita TV and new Vita are pretty likely, as are more details and games for the incoming PlayStation 4 -- c'mon, it's barely two months away from launch. We'l...

September 18th 2013 at 9:25pm 0 Comments
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While Sony spilled the beans on the existence of a new Vita handheld and mini-console already, we're still waiting to hear when it'll arrive in countries beyond Asia. The annual Tokyo Game Show is surely the perfect time and place to fill us in on more specifics -- and if there's more to say about...

September 18th 2013 at 11:15am 0 Comments
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Geotagging your photos? Old hat -- Neurowear wants to geotag your mood. The folks that brought animated cat ears to the human race is now using NeuroSky's brainwave-reading headgear to suss out your emotional state and share it with your friends. We dropped in on the group at Tokyo Game Show to ta...

September 21st 2012 at 5:47am 0 Comments
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Nintendo is starting to make a habit of quietly releasing products at trade-shows they don't attend. Kyoto's premiere gaming outfit still isn't present on the TGS show floor, but Capcom has once again seen fit to trot out the firm's latest kit: The Circle Pad Pro for 3DS XL. Just like last year's...

September 20th 2012 at 11:05pm 0 Comments