Category Archives: peripherals
Wed, Sep 04, 2013 | 05:14 BST
Sony plans to release its own virtual reality headset for PlayStation 4 in 2014, sources close to Eurogamer have stated.
Sat, Aug 24, 2013 | 15:22 BST
Xbox One’s controller has been given it’s very own video, courtesy of chat between Graeme “AceyBongos” Boyd and senior product designer Quintin Morris – who seriously looks enough like Daniel Craig to be his younger brother. In the video, posted below, the two discuss how the technology inherent in the peripheral makes the new Xbox One controller “the best” yet. There’s also am infographic for the controller which Major Nelson posted yesterday. We’re still trying to find a higher resolution shot of it for you. Anyway, check both out below.
Thu, Aug 22, 2013 | 16:58 BST
It’s another Xbox One exclusive, but this time it’s not a game. Leading peripheral maker Mad Catz has announced that it’ll producing the Force Feedback Wheel only for Microsoft’s next-gen console. Good news for Forza fans.
Wed, Aug 21, 2013 | 10:33 BST
According to Ubisoft, the sequel to their rock’n'roll music game Rocksmith has undergone so many changes from the original that it’s a “completely different game.”
Wed, Aug 21, 2013 | 00:10 BST
Sony has announced color variations for its DualShock 4 wireless controller for PlayStation 4.
Tue, Aug 20, 2013 | 01:44 BST
Oculus Rift’s development team is looking into ways to reduce or nullify simulation sickness, a motion sickness-like side effect of VR headset use which affects some users.
Mon, Aug 12, 2013 | 01:37 BST
You can now order the Virtuix Omini treadmill, a walking controller designed for use with the Oculus Rift headset.
Fri, Aug 09, 2013 | 09:00 BST
Xbox One Day One and standard editions will come bundled with a chat headset, Microsoft has announced today.
Tue, Aug 06, 2013 | 14:51 BST
Virgin Media, the headline sponsors of the Eurogamer Expo, will be hosting a drop-in game space which will allow attendees to “get closer to the latest games and the people behind them.”
Sat, Jul 27, 2013 | 18:56 BST
Those wanting an extra controller to go along with their shiny new Xbox One console at launch might want to go ahead and pre-order one through the Microsoft Store and Amazon. The later also has the DualShock 4 controller available for pre-order.
Sat, Jul 20, 2013 | 15:09 BST
PS4 will support the wireless headsets you are currently using. In case there was any doubt on the matter. This was confirmed to Polygon during Comic-Con by a Sony rep. The new console ships with a mono earbud headset. The console releases in November for $399.
Mon, Jul 08, 2013 | 07:12 BST
Razer founder Min-Liang Tan has never been moved to produce peripherals for the PlayStation 3 because he personally doesn’t get much use out of it.
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 | 19:32 BST
Iwata: Wii vitality sensor canned because it “was of narrower application than we had originally thought”
Thu, Jun 27, 2013 | 03:04 BST
Microsoft is working on an adapter allowing you to use Xbox 360 wired headsets with the Xbox One.
Thu, Jun 20, 2013 | 06:10 BST
Mad Catz has confirmed that it’s PlayStation 3 peripherals won’t work with PlayStation 4, but hasn’t announced any new products in support of the new console.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 | 01:28 BST
A group of venture capitalists have ponied up $16 million to help “accelerate” the development of Oculus Rift as a commercial product.
Mon, Jun 03, 2013 | 00:40 BST
In news to be filed under “patently unsurprising”, two peripheral manufacturers have confirmed they’ll be extending their ranges to include Xbox One accessories.
Fri, May 24, 2013 | 15:50 BST
Son of Nor developer StillAlive Studios has added Oculus Rift support to the game, as if support for mind control device Emotiv EPOC wasn’t enough to whet your whistle. The video below features the action-adventure game’s producer Chris Polus casting spells, exploring and solving puzzles along with the announcement of Rift support. Watch below. With five days left on Kickstarter, the project has garnered $93,846 in funding towards the $150,000 goal.
Sat, May 11, 2013 | 20:55 BST
When in comes to next-gen systems, Cliff Bleszinski feels Sony’s really embraced the indie and sharing scenes, and he’s really interested in what Microsoft has to show on May 21.
Thu, May 02, 2013 | 23:41 BST
The Kickstarter for unusual PC controller Stinky Footboard has been successful, netting an additional $4562 over its original $75,000 goal at close of funding this week. The peripheral will now go into full production and is expected to retail at $119 in June.