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Hookshot Inc. Podcast #6: PRESS

Hookshot Inc. Podcast #6: PRESS
This week the Hookshot Inc. team sits down to discuss 'Press'.

We ask what may have been gained or lost in video gaming's move away from physical buttons in recent times with the advent of virtual joysticks and motion controls.

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Feature: How Haunt “challenges the very essence of XBLA”

Feature: How Haunt "challenges the very essence of XBLA"
It's been described as the Kinect-defining experience on Xbox 360 and is a game that employs the talents of gaming luminaries Tim Schafer and Masaya Matsuura.

Yet Haunt, released on XBLA last month, has struggled to find an audience to enjoy its haunted mansion vision.

Hookshot Inc. spoke with Dewi Tanner, the game's producer, to face these fears.

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Review: Happy Action Theater

Review: Happy Action Theater
It’s time to move the coffee table. It’s time to shove the sofa as tight as it can go to the wall. Because, that’s right, the curtain is about to rise on Tim Schafer’s Happy Action Theatre.

Release the inner child in 3, 2, 1…

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Grim Grinning Ghosts: NanaOn-Sha’s Haunt is almost here

Grim Grinning Ghosts: NanaOn-Sha's Haunt is almost here

Here’s some exciting news: NanaOn-Sha has a new game out this week – and it’s about ghosts.

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