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What Oculus Rift and games could do for movies in VR

I recently watched a few scenes from 'Zero Point,' a 360-degree film for the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset. Here's what I thought: Above: Mirror's Edge Movies and video games complement one another, except when they bust out the classic insults: one's 'videogamey' and the other is so...

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Titanfall video preview - burn 'dem mechs

Joystiq's latest video preview explores the multiplayer-only world of Titanfall, the first game from developer Respawn Entertainment. Watch as Xav attempts to survive the onslaught of other eager pilots, utilizing giant mechs with devastating weaponry and the fancy footwork involved when a...

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It's an encouraging start, but the real Dark Souls 2 lies ahead

Speaking as a seasoned loser of Souls, playing the first two hours of Dark Souls 2 doesn't provide the culture shock of the previous two games. Demon's Souls bellows its cruelty by killing you mercilessly within minutes of starting, while Dark Souls literally sends you round in a circle like some...

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Evolve Video Preview

Joystiq's latest video preview walks you through Evolve, a new competitive and cooperative shooter from Turtle Rock Studios. We discuss the jetpacks and unique tools that make combat interesting, and how the developer's history with Left 4 Dead bubbles up in this chaotic chase through the...

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Sonic Boom comes to Wii U and 3DS from western studios

Let the Sonic Cycle begin anew! Sega announced a whole new Sonic the Hedgehog franchise at a New York City event on Thursday: Sonic Boom. That's the name of the new CG animated series debuting later this year alongside tie-in Wii U and Nintendo 3DS games, as an entirely new franchise. As Sega of...

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Thief Video Preview

What does your moral compass say about Thief, a game in which you covet all that glitters and pinch every penny like a delicious, mineral-heavy morsel before dropping it into your gaping pocket? In our new video preview we find there's still an illicit thrill in stealing professionally as master...

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Research is a vehicle for revenge in Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is more than mindlessly killing scores of Orcs. Sure, there's plenty of that, but more important are the game's main hooks surrounding guerrilla information-gathering and systematic assassination of key targets in a growing military force. Like an undercover cop...

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Strider is a re-imagining with that classic feel

Most ninjas tend to enjoy the stealth approach, but the offensive powerhouse Strider Hiryu, star of Capcom's side-scrolling series, takes everything head-on. In the upcoming Strider revival from developer Double Helix, Hiryu will once again lay waste to adversaries with his fusion of devastating...

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Xbox One dashboard impressions: Finding Forza 5

The Xbox One has eyes and ears in the living room, more observant and more attuned to the human voice than ever before. Its Kinect camera can track multiple skeletons (usually inside people) and study your face for a post-workout pulse. It will understand you when you talk to it, and stop listening...

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Resogun PS4 Video Preview and Interview with Housemarque

Our fearless leader Ludwig Kietzmann managed to corner Resogun developer Housemarque's Mikael Havari, head of self-publishing, to discuss a wide range of topics regarding the PS4 launch game. Resogun, as a free PS4 game for PSN users, is likely something early next-gen adopters will want to give...

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