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Bigscreen Cinema Brings Paramount Pictures Movies to VR

The fine folks at Bigscreen Inc. have announced a partnership with Paramount Pictures to bring licensed movies to Bigscreen Cinema. This new venture will let you and your friends enjoy officially-licensed films in VR. If you’re unfamiliar with Bigscreen, it’s more or less a free-to-play 3D movie theater that can be used to share whatever’s on the host’s desktop. This certainly has a lot of applications in the entertainment space, allowing people to watch videos of all sorts together or get a good laugh at one of their friends playing games. It…

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Project Sakura Wars Details: Antagonist, Mechs, and Joint Attack Movies

New details for Project Sakura Wars have been revealed via Famitsu. The November 21st, 2019 issue detailed anatagonist Orobo, new mechs, and joint attacks. Orobo (Voice: Daisuke Kishio, Character design: Taito Kubo) is a superior kouma who attacked the Imperial Capital, and takes joy in cause fear and despair. He seems to have control of some sort of magic that creates illusions capable of torturing someone to death. The villain’s mech is also revealed, the aerial-type Puppet Soldier: Arahabaki. Along with it’s giant hand/skirt armor, the mech can use Orobo’s magic…

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Trump, Brexit, and Movies: Hideo Kojima’s Death Stranding Media Tour Has Been a Fun Ride So Far

Got a news tip? Is there something you think we should be reporting on? Email news@usgamer.net. It is Death Stranding’s launch week, which means Kojima Productions has been on something of a media tour for the last round of promotion before its independent debut hits shelves. Between a number of quotes in a BBC documentary and other places, Kojima isn’t just talking about Death Stranding, but what the future looks like for his now-established studio. In a mini-doc for the BBC, Kojima expanded on the influences behind Death Stranding, most…

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Kojima Productions Will Make Full Movies in the Future

This is Niche Culture. In this column, we regularly cover anime, geek culture, and things related to video games. Please leave feedback and let us know if there’s something you want us to cover! With the release of Death Stranding looming ever closer, game director Hideo Kojima is on a media tour to talk up the game and its development process. A recent interview had Kojima confirm that his studio will eventually make full-blown movies, and not just video games. “In the future, Kojima Productions will start making films,” Kojima…

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