HyperX launched Cloud Revolver Gunmetal gaming headset in India
11:00 am PDT 15/11/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, announced the addition of HyperX Cloud Revolver Gunmetal gaming headset to its Cloud Revolver family. The headset featuring the same award-winning sound, comfort and durability inherent in Cloud Revolver. The new Gunmetal edition offers the immersive audio profiles engineered in the Cloud Revolver family, creating a larger soundstage for FPS and open-environment gameplay, as well as concert hall-like audio experience when listening to music. The headset is now available at Rs 14,900 … Read More

Warner Bros and IO Interactive finally launch ‘Hitman 2’
5:30 pm PDT 14/11/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and IO Interactive have launched Hitman 2, the follow-up to the acclaimed international video game, Hitman. The game is now available for the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, PlayStation 4 Pro computer entertainment system, Xbox One family of devices, including the Xbox One X, and PC. “We’re thrilled to partner with the talented team at IO Interactive on the launch of Hitman 2. It has immersive gameplay, franchise-first game modes and a constant flow of free live … Read More

XP-Pen aims to simplify the design and production of professionals
11:30 am PDT 14/11/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

XP-Pen aims to simplify and improve the design process for creative professionals by making good quality graphic tablets and design tools. Founded in Japan in 2005, XP-Pen, since then has been at the forefront of digital creative technologies and is now used in over 46 countries by over a million artists every day. Over the past 10 years, it has been a big success in USA, Germany, Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Korea. XP-Pen has also recently entered the UK, Russia, … Read More

Indian millennial gamers to enter a new phase by 2020: JetSynthesys
4:00 pm PDT 13/11/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

With gaming becoming pervasive in India over the past two years, JetSynthesys has undertaken a study of over 1100 millennials to understand gaming preferences across mobile, console, PC and other new forms of gaming like AR and VR. The study includes interviews of ardent gamers and players who participated in professional gaming tournaments, by throwing light on vastly different behaviours compared to two years ago. The report states that over 50 per cent of gamers in our country, i.e. the so-called millennial age group, are under 24 years … Read More

NY VFX Waala launches its new venture NY DI Waala
4:00 pm PDT 06/11/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

NY VFX Waala was incorporated in May 2015 , an idea initiated by Bollywood superstar, Ajay Devgn along with leading Indian VFX experts, Naveen Paul and Prasad Vasant Sutar. Within three years, the studio has won 11 awards for VFX including the 64th National Award for Shivaay and Annual Asian Film Award (AFA) for Bajirao Mastani, becoming the only Indian VFX house to have won the AFA award. After a rich experience of creating extraordinary visuals, and providing services for … Read More

HyperX launches fury RGB SSD in India which brighten PCs with its best class
1:30 pm PDT 01/11/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, launched its first SSD in India with RGB – HyperX FURY RGB SSD. This performance rich SSD, is designed for a better gaming experience while brightening and enhancing the rigs with more colour and LED lighting. It utilises 3D NAND technology for better power efficiency and durability, delivering high reading and writing speed, 10 times faster than a 7200RPM hard drive one. It is available in HyperX network of retail and e-tail … Read More

‘Chhota Bheem Adventures’ now on Amazon Echo devices
4:00 pm PDT 31/10/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Green Gold Animation has partnered with Gamitronics to bring Chhota Bheem on Amazon Echo devices. The Chhota Bheem Adventures skill for Alexa is a game which lets users immerse themselves in the world of Dholakpur. The experience is not just limited to original voices of Chhota Bheem and friends but also has enough sound effects and visuals to directly teleport the audience to Dholakpur. “We believe in technology advancement and we are very confident on voice being an integral part … Read More

VR Film ‘The Bond’ by Studio Axis set to be an immersive experience for the viewers.
3:00 pm PDT 31/10/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

U.K. visual effects and animation group, Axis Studios has forayed into IP creation with the launch of The Bond, written and directed by Olly Reid. In order to create a truly immersive experience, Axis utilised their experience in rich-story telling skills and real-time technology. The Bond follows Tia Muati as she uses her mystical powers to watch over the creatures of the alien ecosystem of LuKara. In a trance, she can see the threads of energy that connect her and every living … Read More

Bublar and Vobling collaborate to strengthen their AR/VR gaming scenario 
1:30 pm PDT 27/10/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

AR gaming studio, Bublar, has acquired the Swedish AR /VR company Vobling. Through the acquisition, Bublar Group and Vobling are aiming to strengthen their position in the B2B market and gaming portfolio. The deal values Vobling at approximately $5.5 million in a combination of stock and cash. The expanded team will strengthen production capacity for the companies’ corporate customers and gaming portfolio, including the AR-based Hello Kitty game. The anticipated game, based on the portfolio of characters owned by Japan-based … Read More

HyperX unveils Pulsefire FPS Pro RGB gaming mouse in India
3:30 pm PDT 25/10/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company,  has announced the launch of its HyperX Pulsefire FPS Pro RGB gaming mouse in India. The mouse features the Pixart 3389 sensor for accurate tracking and utilises premium Omron switches with 20M click durability, six programmable buttons and onboard memory to save up to three custom profiles through HyperX NGenuity software. It is available in major retail and e-tail outlets for Rs. 4,990 and is backed by a two-year warranty card. HyperX Pulsefire FPS … Read More

ESPN revamps their ‘Around the Horn’ talk show with AR
4:30 pm PDT 24/10/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

ESPNs game talk show Around the Horn, completed 3600 episodes, turned sweet 16 this week and they are incorporating a new look of the show with augmented reality (AR) which will be aired on 5 November. With the introduction of AR, host Tony Reali and a regular change of four daily national sports media panelists will  be introduced to new graphics and animations, a new logo and colour palette, a fresh musical theme, and more. Around the Horn was first aired on … Read More

WakingApp partners with Vuzix to support latter’s smart glasses with AR platform
3:00 pm PDT 19/10/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

WakingApp, a  provider of an AR content creator platform, announced that the company has entered into a strategic partnership with Vuzix, a supplier of smart glasses, AR  technology and products, where it will support the latter with its ENTiTi AR creator content creation platform and Vuzix will distribute copies of limited term licenses of the ENTiTi AR creator platform to Vuzix developers and customers. “We are extremely excited about this partnership, and of becoming an integral part of one of the … Read More