Category Archives: Music

Feeling the Rhythm

One nice thing about the return of the school year is that it’s perfectly acceptable for me to sit around with my headphones on, plugged into something or other. Leave me alone. But what to do? Frequently I play rhythm … Continue reading

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Karen O. Records for Rise of the Tomb Raider

Media is evermore a mixed ecosphere, with games, film, music, and television all largely blurring together. In what is a most welcome announcement, two of which I’m a fan have come together: Karen O. and Rise of the Tomb Raider. … Continue reading

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The Wipeout Legacy: Perfect Lap Edition Celebrates 20 Years of a Classic

Today is the 20th anniversary of the PS1 coming out in Europe. And on that first day, many happy gamers took home Wipeout as well, a futuristic racing game where you join the exploits of the Antigravity Racing League. Shiryu, … Continue reading

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The Atmosphere of Forza 3

I grabbed Forza 3 for the 360 as a way to start to get ready for Forza 6. Also, it was in stock and inexpensive. That helped. The atmosphere of the whole thing is rather nice, though. I was wary … Continue reading

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BIT.TRIP Vinyl Soundtrack + Goodies Coming

Set your clocks for 1pm EDT tomorrow as iam8bit.com will be taking preorders for the epic new BIT.TRIP special edition vinyl soundtrack. For $25, you get 11 tracks on a single record. Oh, as well as download codes for all … Continue reading

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Club Nintendo Europe Somehow Still a Thing

While Club Nintendo is dead and buried here in North America, it’s alive and well across the pond in Europe. The later closing date has meant additional rewards show up from time to time, which must be irritating to those … Continue reading

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SMTxFire Emblem is about a 30-Hour Game

Nintendo Everything has a translation from Famitsu that the forthcoming Shin Megami Tensei x Fire Emblem game/J-pop anime thing will take about 30 hours to complete. Side quests and other content will double that. Characters from Awakening, Shadow Dragon, and … Continue reading

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