Deep in the virtual world: A newbie’s first brush with VR
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Deep in the virtual world: A newbie’s first brush with VR

  NEW YORK (AP) — My descent from the boat, gliding through schools of fish and clouds of phosphorescent jellyfish, seemed to be going pretty smoothly. At least until the shark emerged from the deeper gloom and tried to tear its way into my protective cage. Of course, it wasn’t really a shark. And I … Continue reading

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‘Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam’ hits some flat notes
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‘Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam’ hits some flat notes

Role-playing games like “Fallout 4” and “The Witcher 3” are beloved for their complexity, ambition and overwhelming variety of things to do. But those same traits scare some players away, particularly grown-ups who may not have 100 hours free to really dig in. Nintendo’s lighthearted “Mario & Luigi” adventures are a good fix for people … Continue reading

Sony’s ‘Uncharted 4,’ ‘Last Guardian’ capture E3 attention
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Sony’s ‘Uncharted 4,’ ‘Last Guardian’ capture E3 attention

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nathan Drake is back in action. Sony capped off its game-filled Electronic Entertainment Expo briefing Monday night with a bullet-riddled demonstration of “Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End,” the forthcoming action-adventure starring the charismatic treasure hunter. The preview showed Drake and mentor Victor “Sully” Sullivan engaging in a firefight on foot before … Continue reading