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"Sonic The Hedgehog" On Oculus Rift Is Surreal, Terrifying And Hilarious

I'm shuddering with fear and laughter. Presenting Sanic 06.

Posted on June 30, 2014, at 10:20 a.m. ET

Sanic 06 is many things. It is an Oculus Rift demo built by an independent developer over six weeks as he taught himself the graphics engine Unity. It is a surreal nightmare out of Hieronymus Bosch. It is a fanfic wet dream. It is the hardest I've laughed at an internet video in quite some time.

But also, who am I to tell you what Sanic 06 is? Who would actually try to define Sanic 06? A monster. A sneak. A charlatan. Every human must judge Sanic 06 on their own terms. Really, you have to see it for yourself:

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