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Press Paws aims to save the animals with art and games

A few weeks ago on Sup Holmes, guest Mariel Cartwright (Skullgirls) teased her involvement with Press Paws- a videogame-themed gallery show to benefit What's Up Dog LA. Featured artists include Paul Roberstson, Jim Mahfood, Jeff Delga...

 
 
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It's a My Little Rhythm PaRappa Pony Heaven freak out

Rhythm Heaven Fever is my favorite game of 2012. I love Fez and Retro City Rampage and Fatal Frame 2 and many, many other games that were released this year, but none of them have made a permanent change to my daily life the way ...

 
 
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PaRappa designer not so happy about PS All-Stars' weapons

Artist Rodney Greenblat, best known for his character designs for PaRappa the Rapper and UmJammer Lammy, recently said in an interview that he is "not so happy" about our favorite rapping dog being in a battle game filled with weapons. ...

 
 
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gamescom: My dream: PJ Berri for PlayStation All-Stars

Do you know who PJ Berri is? He's PaRappa the Rapper's best friend. Think back to the bear with the half-open eyes and the crazy appetite (he probably smokes). He's cranky, stupid, mumbly and hilarious, and I think he would make for a fanta...

 
 
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Rumor: Details on Sony's Smash Bros inspired brawler

The rumors about a Smash Bros.-style 4-player fighting game featuring Sony mascots have been floating around since at least 2008. I've never taken any of them seriously. Still, when some particularly thought provoking bulletpoints on this p...

 
 
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I gotta believe! PaRappa could return on the Vita

Here's how much I love the PaRappa the Rapper franchise: When I see a used copy of any of the series games in a store, I rage. I play Unjammer Lammy on almost every flight I take, and I fly about 100,000 miles a year, so that's a lot. I pla...

 
 
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PaRappa The Rapper creator to play at Sydney Opera House

As you are no doubt aware, some videogame music can be incredible. Combine that with an equally amazing stage to perform it on and you've got something really unique. That's exactly what's happening on August 20 at the Sydney Opera House, w...

 
 
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Constructoid: Helping Nintendo to win back the hardcore

I'm kind of old, and my age has permitted me to follow "the console wars" since the Atari vs. Colecovision vs. Intellivision days. Videogames have evolved so much over the past 30 years. Witnessing that evolution has been an amazing experi...

 
 
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Constructoid: Helping the Xbox 360 to sell in Japan

Welcome everybody to Constructoid, a video series where a panel of videogame characters and myself engage in a (mostly) constructive critique of game developers, publishers, journalists, characters, and players. This is the first episode. ...

 
 
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Destructoid LIVE: The whole damn show

I had originally intended to finish posting Destructoid LIVE last Thursday, but AT&T decided I didn't need Internet. Now I'm back, and I come bearing gifts -- the whole damn show. If you've already been following the show throughout las...

 
 
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PaRappa creator reveals music game for iPhone, iPod

PaRappa the Rapper creator Masaya Matsura has announced his next project, an iPhone and iPod touch title called WINtA (or "War is Not The Answer"). The title is being developed with Triangle Studios pro bono for OneBigGame; the proceeds wil...

 
 
 
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Creator of PaRappa The Rapper launches new music game on iPod

With music-based games currently enjoying a massive profile thanks to the likes of Guitar Hero and Osu! Tatakae! Ouendan/Elite Beat Agents, you might have expected father of the genre and creator of PaRappa The Rapper and Vib-Ribbon Masaya ...

 
 
 




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Watched The Last Jedi last The highs are so high, the lows are so Very

 
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Donald Trump is an asshole and he should be investigated for sexual assault, among other illegal Also, I would ordinarily say consuming 12 cans of Diet Coke is bad for ones physical and mental health, but since its Drumpf, I dont give a

 
absolutfreak

Ive done I finally watched The There was nothing that could have prepared me for how wonderfully terrible the whole experience was, and I have to whole-heartedly recommend it for anyone who has not yet been exposed to Tommy Wiseaus

 
Ricky Namara

In relation to the net neutrality issue, please go to and click the Express link there to let your voice be I hope you will all band together to stop Adjit Pais nefarious agenda once and for

 
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Shibboleth

The End Is Nigh on Switch is fantastic, but why the hell is Edmund McMillen forcing me to jump with the fucking A button?

 
EtosiGiR

And another thing! Hyrule Warriors was a thing and it did well enough so I require, nay demand, nay politely pray that Capcom and Sony make a Horizon Zero Dawn/Monster Hunter Maybe that group of people from Frozen Wilds with the crazy K

 
jak2364

I only listen to the largest music, accompanied by only the largest voices, as you can see

 
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