For the first time in Oscar history, a video game is eligible for an Academy Award, specifically the recently-released game Everything.Â For an award show entering its 90th celebration,Â the Oscars have been awardingÂ a lot of firsts in recent years. In 2010, Kathryn BigelowÂ became the first female filmmakerÂ to winÂ Best Director forÂ The Hurt Locker.Â Last year, virtual reality filmÂ PearlÂ was nominated for Best Animated Short, plus ESPN miniseriesÂ OJ: Made in AmericaÂ became the first made-for-TV program to win Best Documentary.
EverythingÂ was created by David O’Reilly and released on the PlayStation 4 on March 21. The game is simulation based, where the player has the ability to control as many various objects in the universe …
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