On this visionary edition of EBC we tackle the topic of virtual reality in light of Sony’s announcement of Project Morpheus. Plus, Xbox One prepares for new markets, The Phantom Pain might come early, Igrarashi leaves Konami and much, much more!
TOPIC: A Virtual Reality! - As Sony officially announces “Project Morpheus”, we evaluate how interested in VR gamers really are while discussing the pros and cons associated with a whole new perspective on gaming!
LINK: Sony Confirms "Project Morpheus" VR Headset For PlayStation 4 - With a Virtual Reality future confirmed by Sony, team EBC evaluates the state of virtual reality and its role on gaming in general to decide how essential it is to the future of the medium of interactive entertainment!
Great show guys thanks, as usual.
I think the artists in the videogames industry are not protecting themselves enough. When the writers guild is on strike this is affecting the whole TV and movie industry and big majors have no choice but to negotiate. Unfortunately, this does not exist in the gaming industry.
Creators of movies, tv series, books or music can become millionaires, because of all the exposure they get in their respective industry. However this doesn't happen in the gaming industry. Did someone as Patrick Desilets really got the money he deserved for Assassin's Creed franchise success ? I doubt it. Shigeru Miyamoto has salary of 1.5 million dollars a year... Shia Leboeuf got 15 million for Transformers 3 !!! Miyamoto should - at least - be as rich as JK Rowlings or Steven Spielberg, but he's tied to the gaming industry, so he will never get that kind of money.
Time for the artists in the gaming industry to step up for their rights.