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Minecraft on Hololens: Future of Gaming is Right in Front of Your Eyes

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There are robot insects bursting in through the walls. Everywhere I look, the plaster is cracking, then suddenly, out they spew, their metallic claws aimed at my jugular. It sounds like the sort of techno-hallucinogenic nightmare that filmmaker David Cronenberg may concoct in one of his woozy sci-fi horror flicks. But it isn’t. This is a demo for Microsoft’s Hololens, a forthcoming ... more

'Battlefield 3' Q&A

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"Battlefield 3" is one of the most anticipated games of the season and, with its intense military focus, we thought we should fire a few questions toward developers at Dice. Alan Kertz, gameplay designer, and David Goldfarb, lead story designer, responded. Stars and Stripes: Both editions of "Battlefield: Bad Company" offered campaigns that were more fun and engaging than their competitors. What are the key elements of the "Battlefield 3" cam... more

Q&A: Angela Bassett Talks Playing Boss in 'Rainbow Six' Game

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Angela Bassett is taking on the mantle of "Six," the codename for the leader of the elite counter-terrorism group depicted in the video game series " Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six." Bassett was unveiled Monday during a Ubisoft news conference at E3 as the latest "Six" in the upcoming "Rainbow Six: Siege" installment of the publisher's long-running shooter series. The character has always been port... more

Microsoft Touts HoloLens, Backward Compatibility of Xbox One

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Microsoft has promised that hundreds of games designed for its older Xbox 360 will work on its newer Xbox One console, starting with a handful of titles this year. It also showed off how its HoloLens headset can be used to play "Minecraft" via hologram on a coffee table. The presentation on Monday kicked off Microsoft's presence at E3, the annual video game conferenc... more

Electronic Arts Hypes 'Star Wars' Games at E3

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Force is with Electronic Arts. The video game publisher heavily focused on its forthcoming "Star Wars" games during a briefing Monday at the Electronic Entertainment Expo. EA showed off an extended look at the upcoming multiplayer game "Star Wars: Battlefront." The PlayStation 4 footage showcased a land-air skirmish between Empire and Republic forces on the icy planet Hoth, cu... more

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