You’ve already seen “Minecraft” in Microsoft’s crazy “mixed reality” headset, HoloLens. It’s very impressive!
And now, Microsoft’s got a new demo for HoloLens. It was shown off Tuesday at an event in New York City. It’s called “Project X-ray,” and it looks incredible. Here it is:
Not bad, right? We captured the whole thing!
Let’s walk through the entire demo of “Project X-ray,” straight from Microsoft’s NYC event.
The demo started out innocently enough, with a Microsoft staffer wearing HoloLens being brought out on stage:
See that huge camera rig? It's using a combination of cameras to capture both the HoloLens user and what the user sees.
That's how we can see this Infinity Gauntlet-esque blaster appear on the hand of the man wearing HoloLens:
Beyond just shooting at robots and dodging their attacks, the man wearing HoloLens is able to command other types of attacks using his voice:
It looks like the insect-like robots THAT WANT TO MURDER YOU evolve as the game progresses. From the tiny floating guys at the start:
The full demo is called 'Project X-ray,' and it's not clear if it will become a full-on game or not.
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