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03.04.15
Epic Games partners with 'Hobbit' effects company Weta for VR tech
03.04.15

Epic Games partners with 'Hobbit' effects company Weta for VR tech

Last year, Epic Games Chief Technology Officer Kim Libreri and Unreal Engine 4 General Manager Ray...

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12.13.13
Peter Jackson promises improved high frame rate showing for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
12.13.13

Peter Jackson promises improved high frame rate showing for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

The first Hobbit movie served as a debut for 48fps "high frame rate" movies, and found a cool rece...

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08.08.13
'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' arrives on Netflix UK
08.08.13

'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' arrives on Netflix UK

Netflix users in the UK needn't look to misty mountains old in order to get their Tolkien fix. Sta...

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04.17.13
The Hobbit will be first movie to support UltraViolet in New Zealand and Australia
04.17.13

The Hobbit will be first movie to support UltraViolet in New Zealand and Australia

Peter Jackson's homeland hasn't been too hot on UltraViolet until now, despite the cross-platform...

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11.07.12
Advanced ticket sales for The Hobbit start, 450 theaters are ready for 48 fps 3D
11.07.12

Advanced ticket sales for The Hobbit start, 450 theaters are ready for 48 fps 3D

Even if you aren't a Peter Jackson fan, you might still be interesting in seeing what all the fuss...

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10.24.12
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey to receive the Dolby Atmos treatment
10.24.12

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey to receive the Dolby Atmos treatment

The CinemaCon crowd may not have been keen on 48fps footage of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey,...

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08.08.12
Peter Jackson's 48 fps version of The Hobbit said to be a 'limited release' only
08.08.12

Peter Jackson's 48 fps version of The Hobbit said to be a 'limited release' only

All told, we can't deny Peter Jackson's caused some madness since announcing the scheme to shoot h...

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07.16.12
Comic-Con fans go crazy over Hobbit teaser, but not the 48fps version
07.16.12

Comic-Con fans go crazy over Hobbit teaser, but not the 48fps version

Two different audiences and two very different screenings. After unfamiliar 48fps Hobbit footage w...

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05.28.12
Editorial: Despite shaky 48 fps Hobbit preview, high frame rates will take off
05.28.12

Editorial: Despite shaky 48 fps Hobbit preview, high frame rates will take off

Well actually, the Hobbit preview wasn't shaky, it was smooth -- maybe too smooth -- and that's th...

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