Microsoft and Sony team up to create the HDR Gaming Interest Group

| August 21, 2018

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Microsoft and Sony, long-time video game console rivals, have joined forces to help create a new group named, HDR Gaming Interest Group, or HGIG.HGIG’s main purpose is to create production and distribution guidelines for companies to use to ensure high quality HDR visuals are maintained in future video game titles. According to the official announcement, a variety of companies in the gaming and TV display industries have helped develop the new guidelines.As of today, the following companies have expressed interest in HGIG: Activision Publishing, ASUSTek Computer, CAPCOM, EIZO Corporation, Electronic Arts, Epic Games, HP, Koninklijke Philips  N.V., LG Electronics, Microsoft, Panasonic, Samsung, Sony, Square Enix, Toshiba, Ubisoft, Unity Technologies, Vicarious Visions, VIZIO, and WB Games. This list is expected to grow.

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