Posts Tagged ‘robot’

Robocraft Infinity Is Coming To Xbox One In 2018

by Nathan Gibsonon June 28, 2017
An enhanced version of the PC game Robocraft is set to launch on Xbox One and Windows 10 next year. Robocraft Infinity will also be a part of the Play Anywhere initiative by Microsoft, allowing players to play the game on both of its platforms and transfer progress between the two seamlessly. Speaking in a […]


Computer Uses YouTube To Design Its Own Mario Levels

by Peter Paltridgeon June 28, 2015
Super Mario Maker doesn’t come out until September, but it’s already been rendered obsolete (as have humans). Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have engineered a computer program that watches YouTube Let’s Plays of simple two-dimensional video games, then creates its own level sections based on the knowledge it’s gained. The program studies sprite […]

This Will End Well: Military Funds Silent Robotic Cheetah

by Shawn Hopkinson September 16, 2014
Let’s get this out of the way first. Yes, the robot cheetah is a military-funded project, supported by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). So when the machines rise up and you see one of these things running you down with a lightweight machine gun mounted on its back, feel free to have a […]

Mechwarrior Reboot to become Mechwarrior Online after Microsoft blocks PS3 version

by Col Thorntonon November 1, 2011
Piranha games announce that their giant robot simulation Mechwarrior Reboot is no more, but instead will become the free-2-play game Mechwarrior Online.

Binary Domain Story Trailer

by 1Robert Strickon June 20, 2011
SEGA has released a trailer for their upcoming squad-based shooter Binary Domain. Binary Domain puts players in the middle of a fast-paced and intense battle for humanity in robot-invaded 2080 Tokyo. Fighting through the derelict lower levels of the city, players control an international peace-keeping squad that soon starts to question their surroundings and the […]