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Kevin Ohannessian
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There are so many rumors about the Apple Watch. We are still updating our Scorecard with new ones: http://www.fastcompany.com/3043253
We've followed the Apple Watch rumors and predictions for months. Here's where we see which ones were the real deal.
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My latest Kill Screen / Intel story is on artists fighting light pollution. Thanks to Ben Coffman, Nick Buer, and Mark Gee. http://iq.intel.com/artists-take-back-night-sky-one-image-time/
Through the evolution of camera technology and slow-speed photography, artists compel us to turn off the lights and look up to the night sky.
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Dragon Age: Inquisition is epic. I tackle the massive game by looking at Iron Bull, played by Freddie Prinze Jr. -- http://www.fastcocreate.com/3038650/building-the-epic-dragon-ageinquisition-one-character-at-a-time
The creators of Dragon Age: Inquisition and actor Freddie Prinze Jr. talk about the making of the game's key character.
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How far has virtual reality come? These 4 Oculus Rift dev may blow your mind. Here's why: http://f-st.co/wu6JmBv
At Oculus Connect, VR developers showed off their latest wares.
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D&D is an important part of gaming culture and a new edition is something that begs attention. http://killscreendaily.com/articles/why-new-edition-dungeons-and-dragons-matters/
The fifth edition of Dungeons and Dragons was just released. Why does that matter? Well, to start with, it’s supposed to. This edition is designed as an entry point for people who haven’t tried the series before. A preview of the new rules coming later this year, this "Starter Set" has everything needed to get a game of ...
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This is a powerful combination of Game of Thrones's images of war and Lorde's cover of "Everybody Wants to Rule the World" http://www.techtimes.com/articles/10905/20140721/game-of-thrones-tears-for-fears-lordes-everybody-wants-to-rule-the-world.htm
This fan-made music video uses Lorde's ominous version of the Tears for Fears song to help illustrate the terrible cost of trying to rule the seven kingdoms of 'Game of Thrones.' Warning: spoilers ahead.
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They're sure are a lot of Apple Watch rumors out there. Check out the roundup at FastCompany - http://www.fastcompany.com/3043250/tech-forecast/apple-watch-rumors
Speculation and scuttlebutt abound for Monday's Apple event. Here it is, from pricing to apps and beyond.
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I wrote about lighting tech in games for Kill Screen and Intel. We've come a long way. http://iq.intel.com/bringing-games-life-with-light/
Living, breathing volumetric lighting lets a video game settings mimic real life. In the beginning, “let there be light” may be pegged to 4.5 billion BC, b
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VR has a long way to climb, but Oculus seems to be up to the task. http://www.fastcolabs.com/3036291/
It wouldn't be the first false start for VR. Here are some of the biggest pitfalls, and how Oculus is combating them.
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Terminator Genisys, huh? I would quote Django Unchained, but lets just say I am quite curious what it means. which is more than what using the word Genesis would have done. http://www.techtimes.com/articles/12312/20140806/arnold-schwarzenegger-announces-new-terminator-film-titled-genisys.htm
The action star revealed on his Instagram page that the upcoming reboot has a name that is a bit unusual. Let the speculation commence.
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For the first time in his career, 'Weird Al' Yankovic has the top album on the Billboard 200 chart with 'Mandatory Fun.'
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A lot happen to make Magic cards, both the gameplay and the story. The Collaborative Wizardry Behind Making "Magic: The Gathering" http://www.fastcocreate.com/3031081/a-story-in-the-cards-the-collaborative-wizardry-behind-making-magic-the-gathering
The massive collaboration and years-long process behind creating the new edition of venerable card game, Magic: the Gathering.
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Kevin Ohannessian is a freelance writer covering gaming and tech for Tom's Guide, Kill Screen, and Fast Company. His work has also been published by MTV Geek, GameSpot, Gamasutra, Laptop Mag, Co.Create, and Co.Labs. Focusing on the creativity and business of gaming, he is always up for a good interview or an intriguing feature.

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