Game Futures
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Game Futures

If you think VR is the sole future of games, think again

Reducing the future of games to VR is a disservice to the art

Google cardboard: +1M units shipped
Samsung Gear VR for the manufacturer’s smartphones is out.

My point here is to provoke discussion on for what kind of games is VR the probable future, and perhaps more interestingly, for what kinds of games it perhaps is not.

What will be VR’s Candy Crush?

Carcassonne for iOS.
How does VR cope with the touch UI paradigm?

How will VR cope with the renaissance of text?

VR and AR are, and will be many things



Forecasting the Future of Fun in Video Games and Beyond

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Aki Järvinen

The Reality Files by night and by day — R&D for #VR and #AR and beyond. Designer, Researcher, Technologist.