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Old 7th Jan 2011, 09:37   #1
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CES 2011: Razer announces PC motion controller

http://www.bit-tech.net/news/gaming/...r-with-porta/1
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Old 7th Jan 2011, 10:22   #2
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Wait....

"...a small electromagnetic field generator positioned on the desktop."

...what could possibly go wrong with that?
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Looks interesting, I'll wait for your review.
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Exciting tech. But I wonder how many devs aside from Valve will be able to make use of it ...

However, if they find a way to translate all the Wii/Play/Kinect inputs into Hydra inputs ... Mmmm!

Another win from Razer!

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"...a small electromagnetic field generator positioned on the desktop."

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Guys? It's a motion controller, can we see some moving pictures so we can see how it... you know... moves?
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forget the controller lol look at that Portal 2 pic man I want that game >.<
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Guys? It's a motion controller, can we see some moving pictures so we can see how it... you know... moves?
http://kotaku.com/5727146/this-is-po...ion-controller

Here is a video of the controller in action.


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Nice video link.

I'm not convinced it would be better than using a mouse and keyboard (at least for Portal 2) but looks promising and nice to see this sort of tech head the PC's way.
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There are lots of interesting things we can do with motion controller tech when it comes to the pc: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H9ujnzMPBoc
This is the devkit of the same tech, ignore pricepoint as it has not been mentioned officially yet.
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But OMG, look at the lag on that (well found) video. Who would want to play any game with input lag light that... other than one live subscribers of course
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