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Ocular Gaming

As facially-worn tech gains popularity, gaming is given a spectacle enhancement

Implications - Moving beyond handsfree and motion-sensitive technologies, gaming is evolving to incorporate facially worn controllers that expand the virtual reality advancements of years past. As the imminent race against Google Glass becomes more apparent, brands are acclimatizing consumers to the concept of facially worn technology by incorporating it into the gaming world. This move toward head-worn controllers speaks to a consumer inclination for extreme levels of convenience to the point that even the pushing of buttons and joysticks has become archaic.
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Jan 14 — Sep 14
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Featured Examples

Full-Body Gaming Suits
Full-Body Gaming Suits
PrioVR Revealed a Half-Body Suit and Full-Body Controller Suit at CES 2014
You can now immerse yourself in all facets of virtual gaming with PrioVR. The brand now allows you to turn your whole body into a video game controller and experience the game on a personal level.... MORE
Glasses-Based Gaming Devices
Glasses-Based Gaming Devices
The Samsung Galaxy Glasses Will Be Launching in Fall 2014
Samsung is following in Google’s footsteps with the Samsung Galaxy Glass computing wearable eyewear tech coming out in the fall of 2014. Another addition to the Samsung Galaxy Gear is that the... MORE
Rage-Preventing Gaming Headsets
Rage-Preventing Gaming Headsets
The Immersion Headset Can Control Your Gaming Rage
A clever designer named Samuel Matson has created a new gaming prototype called the ‘Immersion Headset.’ This wearable technology can control the way gamers react when they are... MORE
play_circle_filled Transformer-Inspired Reality Simulators
Transformer-Inspired Reality Simulators
The Oculus Rift & Ford Partnership Experiment is 3-D
Technology is leaving the gaming world and making its way into the automotive world: Ford made the very clever move of snatching the exclusive-for-now rights to reality simulator headset Oculus Rift.... MORE
Intuitive Tech Glasses
Intuitive Tech Glasses
The Atheer One AR Glasses Serve as a Companion to Android Phones
Atheer Labs’ ‘Atheer One’ is a pair of AR glasses that are set to rival Google Glass, providing users with “superpowers.” The 3Dsmart glasses are designed as a... MORE
play_circle_filled Movement-Tracking Gaming Goggles
Movement-Tracking Gaming Goggles
The New Crystal Cove Oculus Rift Debuted at CES 2014
The new Crystal Cove Oculus Rift is the ultimate gaming accessory. If you are a huge fan of 3D gaming, you might have already heard of the Oculus Rift gaming goggles. Basically, you wear these... MORE

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