Do you yearn for some 80’s nostalgia in your video games? Then you have to check out The Videokid. A Steam release back in 2017, it has now made it’s way to the Nintendo Switch and also Xbox One. Developed by Pixel Trip Studios, the company have teamed up with publisher Chorus Worldwide for the console […]
Those of us that use social media particularly Facebook and Instragram, have more than likely posted or shared an inspirational quote or two. Whether you love or hate these types of posts in your newsfeeds, chances are you have found one or two that have resonated with you in the past. A great example of […]
Eventually one begins to tire of the auto-tuned pop songs that stagnate the top of the charts like scum atop a pond. The same beats, tunes and lyrics. A homogeneous din about ‘loving you baby’ or ‘partying at the club’. It’s rare I hear a song on the radio once without it phasing through me little more […]
Taking some of the biggest and best scenes from the Avengers blockbuster movie, YouTubers, CineFix have turned their hand and transformed the movie into an 8-Bit masterpiece. According to their YouTube bio, the channel is ‘the ultimate destination for true movie buffs & filmmakers on YouTube. We are filmmakers, writers, directors, animators and our goal […]
Namco Bandai have announced that fans of shows ‘Adventure Time’ and ‘The Regular Show’ have some games to look forward to in the Autumn. After their first journey in video game land, Finn and Jake off the success of ‘Hey Ice King! Why’d you steal our Garbage!’ will be returning in a brand spankin’ new […]
So often we can take for granted the amount of work that goes into the production of a video game, Ross Flynn a young gamer takes one aspect of this process and asks us to lend an ear as he examines the power the music and sounds can have on us gamers.
For years it was the backing track to our gaming life and it woe took little notice of it until it was gone! Now though all of that has changed with thanks to independent developers and a rise in the culture of Retro Gaming, the 8-Bit music tracks are alive, funky and kicking today but it hasn't just stopped with the gaming industry. We chat to one Irish artist making her own 8-Bit sound that's heard all over the world!