How VR Tech May Help Mines Save Millions

Ben Hamill - September 04, 2020

Mining can be a particularly dangerous industry to work in – and especially so to inexperienced workers undergoing training. Real-life blasting training requires a great deal of effort and can be costly to mines and potentially life...Read More

Valve To Release New Half-Life Alyx On VR

Ben Hamill - February 28, 2020

Valve was once the company that made the best ever, hands down. Their titles, from Half-Life to Portal, were universally praised on every level, with many even considering them genre defining. But then a rather unfortunate thing happened...Read More

Release Date Revealed For Space Channel 5 VR

Ben Hamill - February 12, 2020

Sega’s Dreamcast masterpiece and cult classic Space Channel 5 is coming to VR. The news that a popular Sega title that wasn’t Sonic the Hedgehog was coming to VR was announced sometime last year but no official launch dates we...Read More

How To Spoil A Gamer This Christmas

Ben Hamill - December 14, 2019

Gamers are generally a reasonably easy bunch to spoil, especially on special days like birthdays and Christmas, when spending just a little more than usual on a nice-to-have is regarded as perfectly justified. Christma...Read More

Investigating The Therapeutic Value Of Games

Ben Hamill - November 26, 2019

It’s a scientifically supported fact that having fun is good for you on many levels, especially psychologically. And if gaming away for hours on end is your idea of a good time and having fun, then obviously it stand...Read More

Evoplay Announces New VR Sprinkle Slot

Ben Hamill - October 04, 2019

Developers are constantly trying to decipher a different type of code; that of coming up with fresh new ideas that will keep players entertained. Evoplay Entertainment really is onto something with their brand new Sprinkle slot as the ga...Read More

MADD Canada Has A Clever VR Trick Up Its Sleeve

Ben Hamill - September 30, 2019

It’s one thing to be teaching kids about the dangers of driving under the influence of alcohol, but now that cannabis has been legalised in Canada, it’s important that the concept behind the lesson be extended so as to includ...Read More

Asus To Release Phone Made In Gamers Heaven

Ben Hamill - July 21, 2019

It’s more than just a visual masterpiece; it’s a celebration of mobile gaming performance and its officially expected to be its closest competitor on steroids. Wondering what we’re on about? Introducing the new Asus ROG ...Read More

Oculus Co-Founder Jack McCauley Loses Faith

Ben Hamill - July 17, 2019

The co-founder of Oculus VR has lost faith in the concept of VR being the future of gaming. Jack McCauley left Oculus in 2014, shortly after it was acquired by social media giant Facebook and cites his loss of confidence in the product as...Read More

Future Bookies to Embrace New Technologies

Ben Hamill - February 05, 2019

With the whole of North America and other jurisdictions across the globe legalizing and regulating online sports betting, operators of these services are being pushed to new lengths to gain the edge over their rivals. Comparable to the ve...Read More

VR Casinos Bring the Future Forward

Ben Hamill - October 27, 2018

Anyone who was around long enough to have seen the classic science fiction movies of the 80’s has been asking the same question; where is my virtual reality world, why is it not yet standard, and how long until I can pretend to be J...Read More

Lefebvre Claims Top Spot at SIGA 2018

Ben Hamill - October 12, 2018

The first week of October always signifies the start of the Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority (SIGA) Poker Championship for Canada’s most passionate players. The premier event on SIGA’s calendar each year, ...Read More

Canadians Head To World Surfing Games

Ben Hamill - September 11, 2018

Star Canadian surfer Peter Devries will soon be heading to the Sea of Japan to go head to head against some of the world’s strongest names in surfing at the 2018 UR ISA World Surfing Games (WSG) in Tahara.

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Canadian Hospital Turns to VR Therapy

Ben Hamill - September 04, 2018

A pioneering new wound and injury treatment at Rockyview General Hospital in Calgary is allowing patients to remove their minds from their painful conditions with the help of virtual reality. Rockyview is the very first hospital in Canad...Read More

Exec in Hot Water Over BC Casino Probe

Ben Hamill - August 22, 2018