Uncanny-valley

02.25.11
Microsoft shows off prototype avatar that will haunt your dreams
02.25.11

Microsoft shows off prototype avatar that will haunt your dreams

Microsoft's chief research and strategy officer Craig Mundie wants to show you the haunting bridg...

By B. Gilbert,   02.25.11
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02.19.11
The Daily Grind: How realistic do you like your avatars?
02.19.11

The Daily Grind: How realistic do you like your avatars?

From the highly detailed characters in EVE Online to the beautifully impressionistic avatars in LOV...

By K. Voecks,   02.19.11
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04.29.08
Real Bowser stalks our nightmares
04.29.08

Real Bowser stalks our nightmares

Back in March, this realistic depiction of Mario made us hide beneath our beds, though that was noth...

Posted   04.29.08
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04.10.08
Real Mario just got a lot scarier
04.10.08

Real Mario just got a lot scarier

If a the above image wasn't enough of a scare for you, then know that some person who is very much...

By David Hinkle,   04.10.08
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03.17.08
Super Real Mario Brother is super unpleasant
03.17.08

Super Real Mario Brother is super unpleasant

Poor Mario. Thanks to this simulated image of what he might look like in real life, the internet ha...

Posted   03.17.08
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02.20.08
Express yourself, come on and do it...
02.20.08

Express yourself, come on and do it...

Over the years, most of us have grown accustomed to the typical avatar gestures... /wave, /kiss, /k...

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12.18.07
Heavy Rain devs have "conquered" the Uncanny Valley
12.18.07

Heavy Rain devs have "conquered" the Uncanny Valley

Quantic Dream, developers of the mysterious Heavy Rain title, let their co-founder, Guillaume de Fon...

Posted   12.18.07
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