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  • Airspace
    The Best 5 Games for Leap Motion The Best 5 Games for Leap Motion

    The Best 5 Games for Leap Motion

The Best 5 Games for Leap Motion

Every day, new games and apps are popping up in Airspace. Developers are working hard to finalize their apps and update the ones already available, so we can expect this short-list of games to increase in both quantity and quality. Here are the best 5 games for Leap Motion so far. (more…)

  • Double Fine Leap Motion
    Dropchord creators talk about Leap Motion Dropchord creators talk about Leap Motion

    Dropchord creators talk about Leap Motion

Dropchord creators talk about Leap Motion

Double Fine, the creators of Dropchord, talk about their impressions about Leap Motion. (more…)

  • LEAPflying for kids
    LEAPflying at Jackson School LEAPflying at Jackson School

    LEAPflying at Jackson School

LEAPflying at Jackson School

Mathieu Maruncyzn’s students in Jackson School (Australia) played with the Leap Motion flying demo. Hand gestures to control movement is relatively new for us, but kids will get to a point where it just makes sense, it’s common ground for exploration. (more…)

  • Runes Gameplay
    Runes: release of a new gameplay trailer Runes: release of a new gameplay trailer

    Runes: release of a new gameplay trailer

Runes: release of a new gameplay trailer

Lugus Studios is releasing a gameplay for the much anticipated game “Runes”, designed with Leap Motion in mind (and hands). That’s precisely what we like most about this particular game, the fact that it’s not an adaptation of a touch-screen game, but an original idea that comes to live through hand gestures. (more…)

  • Corel and Leap Motion
    A closer look at finger painting with Leap Motion A closer look at finger painting with Leap Motion

    A closer look at finger painting with Leap Motion

A closer look at finger painting with Leap Motion

In the past, whenever I heard the words “finger painting“, I would imagine a bunch of toddlers splashing traces of paint all over the walls. Well, give them a Leap Motion and they might just do that… digitally. (more…)

  • Escape Velocity Leap Motion Game
    Escape Velocity: for one or two players Escape Velocity: for one or two players

    Escape Velocity: for one or two players

Escape Velocity: for one or two players

We previously talked about the feeling of “flying” when using Leap Motion with Google Earth. In here.com, Nokia even added a paper airplane to increase that feeling. In Escape Velocity, a new game for the Leap Motion Controller, it’s all about flying a combat airplane on a mission. (more…)

  • paper plane leap motion
    Fly a paper airplane at Here.com Fly a paper airplane at Here.com

    Fly a paper airplane at Here.com

Fly a paper airplane at Here.com

Now you can have a personal mapping experience powered by Nokia on their site Here.com, where you’ll also be able to test your Leap Motion. It resembles what you can already do with Google Maps, although in this case you’ll be flying a paper airplane while you navigate the skies of the world. (more…)

  • Jetpack-Joyride-Leap-Motion
    Playing Jetpack Joyride with Leap Motion Playing Jetpack Joyride with Leap Motion

    Playing Jetpack Joyride with Leap Motion

Playing Jetpack Joyride with Leap Motion

Jetpack Joyride from Halfbrick Studios is one of my favorite games. I’ve played it on my iPhone, iPad and Playstation Vita. There’s also a version for Windows 8, which was used by these developers to test the GestIT library and play the game with Leap Motion. (more…)

  • Leap-Motion-game--Lego
    Augmented Toy for Leap Motion, by Pixel Potatoe Augmented Toy for Leap Motion, by Pixel Potatoe

    Augmented Toy for Leap Motion, by Pixel Potatoe

Augmented Toy for Leap Motion, by Pixel Potatoe

Today we found this early experiment from a developer, where he uses a Lego crane to move the arm and reflect its action on the screen, using the Leap Motion Controller. This seems to be an early approach to a very good idea: playing Lego with Leap Motion. (more…)

  • Control Spotify with Leap Motion
    Control Spotify with Leap Motion Control Spotify with Leap Motion

    Control Spotify with Leap Motion

Control Spotify with Leap Motion

GestSynch is a Leap Motion app that helps you control Spotify with the Leap Motion controller. You close your hand, and music stops. Wanna start playing again? Move your hand over one more time and close it again – music will resume. (more…)