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This strange creation is the work of Red Bull and has been created and painted in such a way as to look like a videogame environment, Marble Madness springs to mind. Fixed gear rider Josh Boothby then peddled around it to finish the illusion.
Anyone who's played Outlast knows Chris Walker as the big angry man who says 'Little Pig' and pulls limbs off. So: not nice. But what does it take to create a perfect monster? Here's Red Barrels' character modeller Marc-Antoine Senecal to explain.
A challenge for you: name a popular video game company based in Ecuador. You're struggling, no doubt, since the South American country doesn't exactly have the grandest video game development history -- but one studio is hoping to change all that.
A video showing Tony Hawk's Shred Session in action on iOS has revealed it to be another endless runner. I don't think those even count as games anymore. Lean into the screen: you can probably smell the disappointment.
I guess the other 800 odd quid must pay for the 'magic'. The teardown.com analysis (via Ars Technica) has been called "completely wrong" by Google but unless the rest is made of children's dreams that's a huge difference between parts and product.