Logitech G upgrades G502 Gaming Mouse with HERO 16k Sensor
5:00 pm PDT 27/11/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Logitech G upgrades the existing Logitech G502 Gaming Mouse with HERO 16K sensor. The mouse is coupled with Logitech G’s 11 programmable buttons, five optional weights and braided cable. Retaining the same iconic shape as the original, the new mouse has been updated with the latest technologies, including Logitech G’s next-generation HERO (High-Efficiency Rated Optical) 16K sensor, with the highest performance and most accurate sensor available. “The original G502 is a fan favourite, but we’ve developed some incredible sensor technology since … Read More

Acer rolls Predator Thronos finally in India
4:00 pm PDT 26/11/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Acer unveiled Predator Thronos, the ultimate gaming cave finally in India, which is hyped as one of the most awaited products to hit the Indian gaming market. The launch was made at an extravagant event; the Night of the Predator was held in Mumbai. The Predator Thronos is much more than just a chair, said the company in the official release, explaining that the motorised throne packs leg rests, a mount for three computer monitors and blue mood lighting galore. It reimagines … Read More

WeChat teams up with overseas developers to expand mini games ecosystem
2:30 pm PDT 20/11/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

A mobile app with over one billion active users, WeChat has become one of the world’s biggest social networks. WeChat mini games has been showing its potential as a key business with over 310 million users. The seven-day user retention rate of some popular mini games rocketed to 45 per cent, exhibiting effective user accessibility and game feature APIs. The social networking site provides ways to attract users through social media sharing, advertisements and redirects from mini apps to mini … Read More

Famous Studios and Centroid join hands to launch Motion Capture Lab in India
11:00 am PDT 19/11/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Famous Studios brings Motion Capture to India in collaboration with Centroid, UK. The two are ready to create magic for Indian visual content. Set up at Famous Studios, Mahalaxmi, Mumbai, the lab is fully-equipped. Famous Studios managing director Anant Roongta said, “At Famous Studios, it has always been our endeavour to deliver the best, be it technology, ideation or any kind of support. With Centroid, we lay the foundation for India to drive a new dimension of art, thus fostering … Read More

HyperX launched Cloud Revolver Gunmetal gaming headset in India
11:00 am PDT 15/11/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, announced the addition of HyperX Cloud Revolver Gunmetal gaming headset to its Cloud Revolver family. The headset featuring the same award-winning sound, comfort and durability inherent in Cloud Revolver. The new Gunmetal edition offers the immersive audio profiles engineered in the Cloud Revolver family, creating a larger soundstage for FPS and open-environment gameplay, as well as concert hall-like audio experience when listening to music. The headset is now available at Rs 14,900 … Read More

Warner Bros and IO Interactive finally launch ‘Hitman 2’
5:30 pm PDT 14/11/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and IO Interactive have launched Hitman 2, the follow-up to the acclaimed international video game, Hitman. The game is now available for the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, PlayStation 4 Pro computer entertainment system, Xbox One family of devices, including the Xbox One X, and PC. “We’re thrilled to partner with the talented team at IO Interactive on the launch of Hitman 2. It has immersive gameplay, franchise-first game modes and a constant flow of free live … Read More

XP-Pen aims to simplify the design and production of professionals
11:30 am PDT 14/11/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

XP-Pen aims to simplify and improve the design process for creative professionals by making good quality graphic tablets and design tools. Founded in Japan in 2005, XP-Pen, since then has been at the forefront of digital creative technologies and is now used in over 46 countries by over a million artists every day. Over the past 10 years, it has been a big success in USA, Germany, Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Korea. XP-Pen has also recently entered the UK, Russia, … Read More

Indian millennial gamers to enter a new phase by 2020: JetSynthesys
4:00 pm PDT 13/11/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

With gaming becoming pervasive in India over the past two years, JetSynthesys has undertaken a study of over 1100 millennials to understand gaming preferences across mobile, console, PC and other new forms of gaming like AR and VR. The study includes interviews of ardent gamers and players who participated in professional gaming tournaments, by throwing light on vastly different behaviours compared to two years ago. The report states that over 50 per cent of gamers in our country, i.e. the so-called millennial age group, are under 24 years … Read More

NY VFX Waala launches its new venture NY DI Waala
4:00 pm PDT 06/11/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

NY VFX Waala was incorporated in May 2015 , an idea initiated by Bollywood superstar, Ajay Devgn along with leading Indian VFX experts, Naveen Paul and Prasad Vasant Sutar. Within three years, the studio has won 11 awards for VFX including the 64th National Award for Shivaay and Annual Asian Film Award (AFA) for Bajirao Mastani, becoming the only Indian VFX house to have won the AFA award. After a rich experience of creating extraordinary visuals, and providing services for … Read More

HyperX launches fury RGB SSD in India which brighten PCs with its best class
1:30 pm PDT 01/11/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, launched its first SSD in India with RGB – HyperX FURY RGB SSD. This performance rich SSD, is designed for a better gaming experience while brightening and enhancing the rigs with more colour and LED lighting. It utilises 3D NAND technology for better power efficiency and durability, delivering high reading and writing speed, 10 times faster than a 7200RPM hard drive one. It is available in HyperX network of retail and e-tail … Read More

‘Chhota Bheem Adventures’ now on Amazon Echo devices
4:00 pm PDT 31/10/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Green Gold Animation has partnered with Gamitronics to bring Chhota Bheem on Amazon Echo devices. The Chhota Bheem Adventures skill for Alexa is a game which lets users immerse themselves in the world of Dholakpur. The experience is not just limited to original voices of Chhota Bheem and friends but also has enough sound effects and visuals to directly teleport the audience to Dholakpur. “We believe in technology advancement and we are very confident on voice being an integral part … Read More

VR Film ‘The Bond’ by Studio Axis set to be an immersive experience for the viewers.
3:00 pm PDT 31/10/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

U.K. visual effects and animation group, Axis Studios has forayed into IP creation with the launch of The Bond, written and directed by Olly Reid. In order to create a truly immersive experience, Axis utilised their experience in rich-story telling skills and real-time technology. The Bond follows Tia Muati as she uses her mystical powers to watch over the creatures of the alien ecosystem of LuKara. In a trance, she can see the threads of energy that connect her and every living … Read More