Sony Corp. this week demonstrated Reality Fighters for the Playstation Vita at the Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles.
Reality Fighters allows users to utilize the PS Vita front-facing camera to input their image to create their own custom fighter.
The image-mapping was near instant to create a virtual fighter avatar that could be customized with attire, accessories, fighting style, and unique weapons.
In a developer-controlled demonstration, the custom character could fight with the chosen weapons in an Augmented Reality field, or utilize any current surroundings by using the outward-facing camera.
The graphics engine is decent at 30 to 60 frames-per-second with solid character builds.
The PS Vita will include dual analog sticks, a 5-inch multi-touch OLED display, 3G & GPS, front and rear touch panels, and a compass on three axes. It will utilize flash-memory game cards.
Hardware specifications include an ARM Cortex A9 4-core CPU, front camera, rear camera, built-in microphone, and Bluetooth 2.1.
The company will partner with AT&T to allow current customers to access Wi-Fi hotspots nationwide.
The PS Vita Party mode will allow users to chat with nearby owners. In addition, near will allow users to play with friends using their PSN ID.
The PS3 160GB Call of Duty: Black Ops Bundle, which began sale May 31, includes the PS3 160GB hardware, a copy of Activision Blizzard Inc.’s Call of Duty: Black Ops, the Call of Duty: Black Ops First Strike DLC Pack, and a Dualshock 3 Controller at $299.99.