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  1. See 'X-Men' VR stunts at Comic-ConRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Erie Times News

    ... on Sept. 22. Fox's use of the technology at Comic-Con is the latest example of how Oculus is making inroads with Hollywood. HBO similarly used the technology to promote "Game of Thrones" with a virtual rendition of the fantasy series' icy ...

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  2. How Composer Brian Reitzell Became Hollywood's Recluse WhispererRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Spin

    It's a hallucinatory 110 degrees in a parking lot in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Glendale, where Brian Reitzell stands outside of a nondescript recording studio located amid a strip of office spaces, recounting his apocalyptic first recording session here.

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  3. 'X-Men' VR experience coming to Comic-ConRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Philly.com

    ... this fall. Fox's use of the technology at Comic-Con is the latest example of how Oculus is making in-roads with Hollywood. HBO similarly used the technology to promote "Game of Thrones" with a virtual rendition of the fantasy series' icy ...

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  4. Ubisoft enlists 'Chief Parkour Officer' for Assassin's CreedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Joystiq

    ... and stunt coordinators, the sport of parkour rose to prominence through high profile action sequences in Hollywood films and heavy gameplay integration in 2007's Assassin's Creed, one of the first video games to feature extensive use of the movement ...

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  5. The Prospective Future of the Call of Duty FranchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | IGN

    ... of sci-fi films that can be used as set-piece fodder. While Advanced Warfare will itself undoubtedly tap into some Hollywood sci-fi moments, future entries have a wealth of options from which to choose. Basically any scene from Aliens, the ...

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  6. Ubisoft tightly controlling movie tie-ins to ensure quality, says GuillemotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Computer And Video Games

    ... gamers - then you can create something that will match people's expectations," he added. The company has numerous Hollywood adaptations of its major franchises in the works: Michael Fassbender will star in and co-produce the big screen version of ...

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  7. Video Games Go Wild for RebootsBy Alec Kubas-MeyerRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | The Daily Beast

    ... problem. It seems like everywhere you look, there are ads for sequels, remakes, and reboots. But it's not just Hollywood that plays it safe by returning to the same well over and over again; the video game industry does it, too. In some ways, the ...

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  8. Box Office: 4th of July Weekend Down 40% Over Last YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Breitbart.com

    ... It might be that too many blockbusters were front-loaded one on top of another or it might be something more. Hollywood's already cocky about Summer 2015. "Ted 2," "Jurassic World," "Avengers 2," "Mad Max: Road Fury," "Fast and Furious 7" and a new ...

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  9. Kim Kardashian's Got GameRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... on the minds of many, serious gamers showed a lot of disdain at the latest easy-play game, " Kim Kardashian Hollywood ." One of the most widely known gaming websites, Kotaku, was not happy-to say the least. Luke Plunkett ripped the news apart, going ...

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  10. Video Games Need More Than DamselsBy Tauriq MoosaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    ... number of people involved. Games frequently overtake films in terms of profit and production and, indeed, feature Hollywood talent (Kevin Spacey is playing, not just lending his voice, to the villain in the upcoming Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare ). ...

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    Jun 18, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... a "parallax" effect on a screen has been around for more than a decade, it experienced a golden age right when Hollywood went 3D back in 2009-2011. When Avatar became the top-grossing movie of all time, manufacturers tripped over themselves to offer ...

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  12. I Hath Seen The Future Of Video GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2014 | TechCrunch

    ... a specific spin on what games are. E3 is shooters, boys toys , gore and guts. E3 is big-budget, front-loaded and Hollywood-esque. E3 tells a story of the future of games. based around the big, the splashy and the loud. The future is "graphics", ...

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  13. Aisha Tyler Tells Us The Real Problem With Gaming And DiversityRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... was also black. The game won multiple game-of-the-year awards and was one of the most popular games of 2013. Like Hollywood, the video game industry will follow the money. "Gamers have to DEMAND change," Tyler says on her Facebook page , "both with ...

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  14. Despite more leaks and teases, E3 still surprisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... ooks back on President John F. Kennedy's assassination. Plus, 'Survivor' host Jeff Probst becomes a contestant on 'Hollywood Game Night.'

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  15. E3 2014: Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege For PS4, Xbox One, PC Coming 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    ... of shoehorning controversial subject matter over what appeared to many gamers to be a typical Call of Duty , Hollywood blockbuster cash-in. Rainbow Six: Patriots eventually took a backseat and disappeared for a while as Ubisoft found a new way to ...

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  16. E3: Two Tom Clancy Games Better Than One For UbisoftRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Deadline

    For sheer Hollywood-worthy entertainment value, leave it to the French, or at least French videogame publisher Ubisoft among all the pre- E3 presentations so far.

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  17. Gamer rescued from home invaders after her webcam viewers see armed men and call policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... Emily Blunt pictured for first time on public outing with newborn daughter Hazel as they arrive at Jimmy Kimmel's Hollywood Hills home First look: Bachelor star Emily Maynard is lovely in strapless gown and long veil during South Carolina wedding to ...

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  18. 'Assassin's Creed Unity,' 'Far Cry 4' and...Read the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... settings. One of the features is TXAA anti-aliasing, which should smooth out the edges enough to resemble a "Hollywood" animation. The other visual elements include DX11 tessellation, horizon-based ambient occlusion, NVIDIA PhysX technology and soft ...

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  19. GameSpot Ranks Interest in Upcoming Video GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | AdWeek

    ... one chance of success at release. The stakes are higher than ever," Kwon added, noting that these games often have Hollywood blockbuster budgets. FIFTY will encompass any upcoming game, which means mobile titles could climb up the charts. However, ...

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  20. Kevin Spacey set to play a major role in Call of Duty: Advanced WarfareRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... an image that is very similar to the above spectogram ( Variety also agrees with this theory). Activision has used Hollywood talent in past Call of Duty games enlisting actors like, Gary Oldman, Ice Cube, Sam Worthington, Ed Harris and Kiefer ...

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