Sony unleashes Nessy in Tokyo Bay

You have to see it to believe it. Sony finally mastered the hologram and they made a demo by unleashing Nessy in the Tokyo Bay. A huge 15m Holographic Monster.

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pwnsause3518d ago

Get the hell out of here! no wai!!! you got to be F##king kidding me. That was amazing!

ruibing3518d ago

I just wished there was a better video for this demonstration...

INehalemEXI3518d ago

The alternative source is a bit better.

marinelife93518d ago

Unbelievable! Sony has some ENGINEERS!

DEIx15x83517d ago

So now Sony is copying Disney and calling it their own too? Disney did this with Fantasmic around 10 years ago. It's a fake hologram effect with water and projectors, nothing new. You can even see the water spray splashing down around the base.

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sonarus3518d ago

dats gotta be special effects. or will sony once again be innovating. I aint a sony fanboy or nuthin but sony does bring in breakthru tech frm time to time so i give em credit

gonzopia3518d ago

It's a projection on a continuous water spray. It's been done elsewhere. Not taking away from the cool factor... cuz it is, but it's not a hologram.

INehalemEXI3517d ago

I did'nt see any continous water spray, and holograms have been around for awhile. Just never seen something done on this scale.

gonzopia3517d ago

Of course it's a water spray. The light from the lasers is reflecting off the water. Light is generally invisible to the naked eye if it has nothing to illuminate, like an object (or in this case, moisture particles in the air).

Come on.

Idmpc3517d ago

Lasers on a water spray... Like, for example, Disney's "Fantasmic" show does that a lot, however they show cartoons on the water sprays, not 3D images... but how 3D is that monster anyway? I mean, is it a video of a 3D rendered monster or is it being projected on 3D in the air? Can't be really sure because the video isn't of the best quality...

Nevertheless, GREAT job, sony!

INehalemEXI3517d ago (Edited 3517d ago )

No water here. Spooky huh.

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INehalemEXI3518d ago

I want to see Godzilla vs Nessy.

Dmack793517d ago

I wanna see the CLOVERFIELD monster/alien/experiment gone wrong.

They should use this for advertising MGS4, KZ2, R2, or one of their huge games. That would be better than Msoft's halo advertising.

Mr VideoGames3518d ago

don't you have to record it before you can play it as a Hologram WTF?.......