(BBC) - Details of an immersive video games display system that projects images of the title's environment around a player's room have been revealed in a US patent belonging to Microsoft.
The Xbox maker describes extending graphics beyond the edges of a TV to "make the experience more realistic".
Sony appears to be pursuing a different strategy. A video from the firm hints at a new augmented-reality headset.
Their rival, Nintendo, will provide more detail about the release of its Wii U games machine at a New York event on Thursday.
Microsoft's patent suggests that current games console systems are constrained by their reliance on a single screen.
"Such displays are typically the only source of visual content, so that the media experience is bounded by the bezel of the display," it said.... Source/Origin >> Read More