Gaming seems to be on the precipice of a new era. Motion controls, that have for years been the most popular way to play, are being phased out, relegated to the role of gimmick. While virtual reality is a dream so close to being realized thanks to Oculus Rift and its counterparts. All the while, the traditional two-handed controller has stuck around and, on consoles like the Playstation, have let players experience some truly fantastic storytelling using technology not unlike what was available decades ago.
This week, we check in on the state of Play in games, what new stories may change the next five years of the industry.