Category Archives: Developments in Haptics

November 6, 2015

Google Games You Can Feel

[bs_lead]Google Play launches new Games You Can Feel Collection of more than 15 Android mobile games, showcasing the best mobile games using Immersion’s haptic technology.[/bs_lead]
  • Tactile effects intensifying the action and creates a more immersive 
September 2, 2015

Game Trends that are Rocking Our World

Have you played a game on your watch? Have you strapped on a virtual reality headset? Have you had more fun watching someone play a game than playing it yourself? If you’ve answered “yes” to any of these questions, you have experienced some of the new trends rippling across…
July 31, 2015

Engaging Updates: Teaching an Old Game New Tricks

The act of creating a mobile game can be lengthy, tedious and emotionally draining, but the pride that a developer has in their game is beyond gratifying; until users of the game want more. Since the inception of video games, players have craved more from a game the second credits…
June 29, 2015

Engagement and Retention – The holy grail of Mobile Gaming

With hundreds of new mobile gaming application launched on a monthly basis, mobile game developers are hungry for any insight that will put them over the competition. Nick Thomas, senior director and head of mobile gaming at Immersion recently wrote a contributed article for…
June 29, 2015

Developer Spotlight: Concrete Software

Immersion has received much fanfare with the recent launch of TouchSense Engage for mobile games and the unveiling of a new category of games, Games You Can Feel, featuring haptic technology. Our mobile games evangelist, Bob Heubel, recently sat down with Keith Pichelman,…
April 20, 2015

Introducing Games You Can Feel

The world of gaming is changing, Immersion is leading the charge. In collaboration with Google, we’ve launched a new category of mobile games – Games You Can Feel, spotlighted this week in the games section on Google Play. The games feature TouchSense® Engage, Immersion’s…
April 10, 2015

Embracing the Mute Switch

After more than a decade of running an audio production company for games, and evangelizing, promoting, and praising the virtues and importance of music, sound effects, and voice over in game play experiences, I have to admit that the irony behind this blog entry is a bit uncanny.…
April 3, 2015

Role of Haptics in Virtual Reality

As anyone can guess, virtual reality was undoubtedly the hot button topic of this year’s GDC. Even though the industry is still in its infancy stage, it is predicted to be a $150B market by 2020. One significant note of difference with years past was there was a new tone and…