If you follow VentureBeat but don’t regularly check our GamesBeat site, here’s a list of the best video game stories we ran over the last seven days that you may have missed.

This week, Quake creator John Carmack joins Oculus VR as chief technology officer, Amazon may be working on an Android console, and GamesBeat writer Dean Takahashi takes an in-depth look at the Last of Us in a multipart interview series.

You’ll also find reviews for Ibb and Obb, Mario & Luigi: Dream Team, and The Drowning as well as a preview for Strife.

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A boss fight with The Little Mermaid's Ursula in Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix.

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