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Videri String Quartet plays game music with class

Do you like you game arrangements to have a flair for the classical? Then check out Videri String Quartet, a four-piece string cover band ready to dazzle you with their sensible covers of classic game tunes. After receiving a warm receptio...

 
 
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Only a week in and Dj CUTMAN has a Wii U remix album

That was fast! Hardware mishaps aside, Nintendo is brilliant when it comes to presentation. There's no reason why the music from the friggin' OS menus and applications on Nintendo consoles should be so damn good, but they are. It's wonderfu...

 
 
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Composer Kinuyo Yamashita plays MMX3 music on piano

One of the people I'm most looking forward to meeting at this year's MAGFest is Kinuyo Yamashita, the legendary game composer we all have to thank for making the original Castlevania sound so damn good. Her work can also be heard on such t...

 
 
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COINS

That one word sums up the entirety of New Super Mario Bros. 2. You know, just in case you didn't pick up on the subtlety from the recent trailer. If there isn't a Scrooge McDuck Money Bin level in this game, I'm gonna wreck somebody. Coins...

 
 
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Even more real-world products promoted by NES icons

I'm a little confused. Sometimes, someone makes a batch of minimalist posters featuring pixel art and it's beloved by all. Other times, some people get really upset, as though these harmless pieces have offended their sensibilities. To that...

 
 
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Subtle! Brand names as promoted by 8-bit celebrities

Magazines: who still reads them? How did companies peddle their wares before the advent of television? Before the Internet? Before YouTube? It's a digital age, my friends! Get with the times! Still, magazines used to kinda sorta be a thing ...

 
 
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Sip some champagne to the Super Meat Boy piano album

Put on your smoking jacket, top off your vintage champagne flute, and get cozy by the fireplace as you relax to Super Meat Boy! - Choice Piano Cuts. Here is a gift for the classy continental in your life, a musical journey that will titill...

 
 
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League of Legends hits 32 million players

Riot Games announced that League of Legends, their free-to-play Multiplayer Online Battle Arena, has hit the 32.5 million player mark. With this, comes a wide selection of cumulative statistics relating to the game that they have appar...

 
 
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Sundays with Sagat: Ape Escape 4 fears and Felicia

You ever get so excited about a videogame that it keeps you up at night? That's what Sagat is going through right now with Ape Escape 4. Luckily, he's got a friend to soothe his savage soul. This episode is bitter sweet for Sagat, as this ...

 
 
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Sundays with Sagat: How about a shower? Sound good?

[Sundays with Sagat is a video series where a man named Sagat talks to you about videogames. This is serious business.] Last week, Sagat promised to get out of his depression and start being productive again. First though, it's shower time...

 
 
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Pitfall doormats are full of pixelated goodness

How many times has this happened to you? Publishers Clearing House pulls up to your door with a big check. They come up and ring the doorbell, but as you answer they look down and see your doormat is simply too boring. They turn around and...

 
 
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SSFIV HDTV is branding taken to the next level

I think we can all agree that, with the advent of the SFIV snuggie, Capcom has gone a little out of control with the Street Fighter branding. And it hasn't ended, as with the advent of Super Street Fighter IV, Capcom has a new round of oddl...

 
 
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RE shot looks pretty, taste untested

Getting drunk is not hard to do. It requires a bottle of booze and your ability to open that bottle of booze. However, mankind has been getting drunk for so long that sometimes you just need to spice it up a bit and throw in a dash of creat...

 
 
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Sexy Maid Service stays subtle, brings the classy

You know what really vexes me in the gaming world these days? The lack of subtle and classy erotic games on the iPhone and iPod Touch. They're all just so trashy. When I'm trying to get an erection while on the go I want to be able to do it...

 
 




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