Disney and Lucasfilm launching Star Wars augmented reality event

Disney and Lucasfilm are to launch a Star Wars augmented reality event as part of an initiative to celebrate the launch of new products associated with Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Find the Force, a pop-up AR treasure hunt, will be part of Force Friday II on September 1. Star Wars fans attending the three-day […]

HTC invests in VR studio Steel Wool

HTC has invested US$5 million in Steel Wool, a virtual reality development studio formed by creative veterans of Pixar Animation Studios, Lucasfilm, and Telltale Games. California-based Steel Wool said it will use the funds to help develop multiple existing “medium-pushing VR projects”, which span game, simulation, and narrative-based concepts. The first of these upcoming projects […]