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Transistor 2LP Soundtrack Review: Future Sounds of Cloudbank

Posted 08/24 13:43 in Hardware | 0comments

Transistor 2LP Soundtrack Review: Future Sounds of Cloudbank

Both Mike and I had nothing but good things to say about Supergiant's Transistor when we reviewed it back in May 2014.And that atmosphere resulted in large part from the game's excellent soundtrack.

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Streets of Rage II 2LP Soundtrack Review: In the Beat of the Night

Posted 09/26 08:25 in Hardware | 0comments

Streets of Rage II 2LP Soundtrack Review: In the Beat of the Night

Composed primarily by Yuzo Koshiro (with some contributions by Motohiro Kawashima, who would take a much larger role in Streets of Rage 3), Streets II remains a high-water mark for game music.Unsurprisingly, Data Discs' mastering on this record set more than does justice to Koshiro's compositions.

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Note Block Beat Box: Listening to Wild ARMs' Overworld Theme

Posted 10/14 20:37 in Hardware | 0comments

Note Block Beat Box: Listening to Wild ARMs' Overworld Theme

I can't think of a better example than the overworld theme for 1996's Western-themed RPG, Wild ARMs.Given Wild ARMs' thematic content, it's not hard to understand why Naruke chose to sample the song.

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Retronauts Micro Paints the Town Red with a New Mixtape

Posted 01/04 03:39 in Hardware | 0comments

Retronauts Micro Paints the Town Red with a New Mixtape

You asked for it, so here it is: another Retronauts Micro mixtape.Truth be told, I try to avoid obvious topics with these podcasts, which is why the last music-focused Micro I put together featured the sounds of SNES SimCity.

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My Most Compelling VR Experiences So Far

Posted 02/02 18:16 in Hardware | 0comments

My Most Compelling VR Experiences So Far

As a self-described VR skeptic, I really wanted to know what people saw in these bulky, uncomfortable headsets.Speaking of Star Wars, one of my other favorite VR experiences was getting the opportunity to actually wield a lightsaber (well, a virtual lightsaber).

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Official Undertale Soundtrack Out On Spotify & iTunes

Posted 06/07 02:30 in Hardware | 0comments

Official Undertale Soundtrack Out On Spotify & iTunes

Despite stating that he would not release the Undertale soundtrack on Spotify in a tweet back in 2015, developer Toby Fox has announced that the soundtrack is now officially available to stream on the platform.In the same tweet, Fox also announced that the soundtrack is also available to purchase from iTunes.

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Spotify created a gaming section, so we created a gaming playlist

Posted 08/12 21:43 in Gaming | 0comments

Spotify created a gaming section, so we created a gaming playlist

Ready to jam out to some of your favorite video game tunes?That's why as soon as we heard that Spotify would add a gaming-centric portal on its website and app - appropriately labeled "Spotify Gaming" - we set out to create our own curated playlist.

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Zodiac: Final Fantasy Tactics Remixed Explores Several Musical Styles

Posted 01/28 01:15 in Hardware | 0comments

Zodiac: Final Fantasy Tactics Remixed Explores Several Musical Styles

Zodiac: Final Fantasy Tactics Remixed will let players relax, rock out, and savor various musical styles as they listen to the remix of Final Fantasy Tactics’ soundtrack.Over 100 artists have set out to explore the works of Hitoshi Sakimoto and Masaharu Iwata with Zodiac: Final Fantasy Tactics Remixed.

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Video Game Orchestra’s Tokyo Show To Cover Final Fantasy XV, Metal Gear, Tales Tracks

Posted 03/19 01:05 in Hardware | 0comments

Video Game Orchestra’s Tokyo Show To Cover Final Fantasy XV, Metal Gear, Tales Tracks

The live show will be playing their arrangements of tracks from Final Fantasy XV, Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater, Tales of Zestria, Sonic, Castlevania, and many other songs from a variety of Japanese game developers.These songs will be backed up by visuals provided by each of these games’ developers, all working together to create a show that celebrates the diversity and power of music from the Japanese game industry.

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