Video: The immersive worlds of Oculus Rift

A new first-person-shooter demo (FPS) seems like it offers the most immersive experience yet for the Oculus rift, allowing players to duck, fire around virtual crates and rotate their guns in their hands.

Crysis eyes a post-FPS future

Crysis is one of the most successful FPS franchises ever, but its future may not be limited to a first-person perspective.

Is Microsoft prepping an Xbox set-top box?

Microsoft is reportedly prepping an Xbox set-top box that could potentially be positioned as a low-cost alternative to Redmond's flagship console.

Video: Killing the undead with FPS Yaiba

Keiji Inafune, who created Mega Man, Onimusha and Dead Rising, says he has a new spin on zombie games.

Yes, DayZ is headed to Xbox Live

We at TG are definitely stoked about the upcoming stand-alone DayZ title - which evolved from a humble Arma II mod to one of the most popular FPS Zombie games on the PC.

Does the video game industry need to grow up?

Have you ever gotten the feeling that FPS gaming hasn't had an OMG moment since Quake OpenGL?

The Walking Dead is a Hell on Earth FPS

The Walking Dead phenomenon continues as Activision Blizzard and Terminal Reality announce a new first-person shooter (FPS) based on the wildly popular AMC television series. 

Study: FPS games enhance brain activity

Did you know that playing a first-person shooter causes differences in brain activity and improvements in visual attention?

Are FPS devs "snooty" about creativity?

id Software co-founder John Carmack believes certain FPS developers and critics have become rather "snooty" over the concept of creativity in the genre.

Sega is coding an Alien console game

Sega is coding a new "console core" game based on the classic sci-fi franchise Alien. But what about the lovely Ellen Ripley and loyal android Ash?

Peddie: Console gaming is "limited"

Industry analyst Jon Peddie believes console gaming is hopelessly constrained by aging hardware, lack of precision controllers and low resolution.

This Chrome Sagas FPS is so Cyberpunk

The Cybernetic Connection is currently designing a cyberpunk-themed FPS/RPG game that allows players to assume the role of four different classes - each with its own storyline.

No, I will not play Halo Kinect

Yes, Microsoft may have purchased the domain, but I can tell you right now I will never, ever play a Kinect-based version of the game - if there is one.

Crysis 2 pwns and owns the FPS genre

A recent review of Crytek's Crysis 2 confirms what fans have known forever - the long-awaited sequel is primed to pwn and own the FPS genre.

Does Microsoft's Xbox 360 lack "diversity?"

A DFC Intelligence video game analyst recently claimed that Microsoft's Xbox 360 "lacks diversity," as games for the popular console tend to skew towards first-person shooters. 

Do FPS games suck on consoles?

Sure, we've all seen hard-core elitist gamerz take cheap potshots at console-based FPS titles. But could they be right?

Archetype FPS frags the iPhone

Villain is fraggin' the Apple iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad with its multiplayer Archetype first-person shooter (FPS).

Do Japanese games suck?

Japanese games were once synonymous with breathtaking graphics, superior AI and immersive virtual environments. 

But those days have passed into distant memory.

2K Games transforms XCOM into a first-person shooter

2K Games has confirmed the long-awaited resurrection of XCOM as a first-person shooter (FPS) for the Xbox 360 and Windows PC.

Paranormal horror returns in F.E.A.R. 3 FPS

Warner Bros. has confirmed a Fall release date for its F.E.A.R. 3 paranormal horror FPS. 

The title - which will be playable on the Xbox 360, PS3 and Windows PCs - is expected to feature both single-player and co-op modes.