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'Jump Up, Super Star' is rocking the iTunes music charts

Through some weird twist of fate, Nintendo has managed to pull off a chart topping hit with the theme song for the upcoming Super Mario Odyssey. As spotted on Reddit, there was a brief period where "Jump Up, Super Star" was actually in the ...

 
 
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Yep, Line Rider is still good as hell

A few days ago, YouTube recommended me some video for Line Rider, a monstrously effective time-waster I haven't thought about in close to a decade. Like most of these automated suggestions, I only gave the video's title a glance before movi...

 
 
 
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Composer Go Shiina departs from Bandai Namco after 20 years

It's the end of an era. Composer Go Shiina has decided to leave Bandai Namco after 20 years working there to pursue other projects. Shiina has worked on several major series for Bandai Namco over the years, including Tekken 5, the God ...

 
 
 
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Don't let Cuphead's art overshadow its soundtrack

Cuphead is out next Friday, and I can hardly believe it's almost here. I've been so obsessed with the exquisite art and animation that Kristofer Maddigan's big-band soundtrack has gone under-noticed. Nothing like a behind-the-scenes look at...

 
 
 
 
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PUP's new music video is an interactive FMV game

Canadian punk band PUP, famous for their retro-game inspired "DVP" video last year, are at it again with their new "Old Wounds" video, which is a playable FMV-esque video game.After watching the first clip, you can make a selection of decis...

 
 
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Random time: Beep beep like a sheep in Just Dance 2018

When you hear the name Just Dance, you think of some of the hottest names in the music industry. The artists that radio stations play on loop all day every day. The likes of Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars, Shakira, Katy Perry, and TomSka. Oh ye...

 
 
 
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At long last, Spotify has come to Xbox One

Spotify has been a nice feature to have on PlayStation 4, albeit one I usually forget is available. Now, after way too long, the music-streaming service has come to Xbox One. Today's the day. Feature-wise, it's about what you'd expect: Pla...

 
 
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Dishonored & Silent Hill composer Daniel Licht passes away

Daniel Licht, who created haunting music for some of entertainment's darker franchises, died yesterday after a battle with cancer. He was 60 years old.Detroit-born Licht is known for his work in the later Silent Hill iterations, including D...

 
 
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Rumor: Spotify might be hitting the Xbox One soon

You want more apps on Xbox One? No? Microsoft says you want them. Oh, you wanted more games huh? Too bad! Based on this myriad of evidence, Spotify is on its way to Xbox One. Sony previously had an exclusive on the app for consoles a f...

 
 
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Grab a drink and get comfy with VA-11 HALL-A's unused song

Ever since I laid my eyes on VA-11 HALL-A, I fell in love with its bartending elements and characters. This wonderful relationship resulted in it becoming one of my favorite games of 2016. As a person who jams out to its soundtrack, I ...

 
 
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Europe is getting a real nice Dark Souls vinyl trilogy set

Bandai Namco is bringing the Dark Souls series' OSTs together with a limited-edition vinyl set. What a lovely collector's item. Unfortunately, there's only going to be 2,000 copies. And the set is limited to Europe, the Middle East, and Af...

 
 
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Splatoon 2 music with lyrics

Splatoon 2 is finally out in the wild, and its hype levels are arguably greater now than ever before. Nintendo's newfound knack for developing competitive games that have staying power, outside of staples like Smash Bros. and Mario Ka...

 
 
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Dear Esther Live to tour the UK later this year

Dear Esther Live, off the back of its performance at The London Game Festival and The Barbican, will be touring the U.K. at the end of the year.The show features a playthrough of the game by freelance writer Thomas McMullen, with indicative...

 
 
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Get jazzed up for Anime NYC's Gundam Thunderbolt events

Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt Season 2 may have ended last week, but its conflict isn't over. As we wait for a sequel to get announced, Anime NYC, New York City's latest anime convention, is holding two events that involve giant robot...

 
 
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The Sonic Mania soundtrack is killing it

Sega said it would share more full tracks from Sonic Mania soon, and here we are with the theme of the Hard-Boiled Heavies. I'm not sure this one tops Studiopolis for me, but I like its upbeat energy. No joke, these songs are getting me pu...

 
 
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Kick off your weekend with this Sonic Mania jam

It's getting to be Friday night around here. Soon enough, that'll mean the rapid consumption of alcohol, a few rounds of Battlegrounds with my dudes, a lil EVO, and the horrible realization that I should've left 20 minutes ago to beat the ...

 
 
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Nine Inch Nails has a cool new game-centric music video

Nine Inch Nails has an EP on the way, and if you know your Llamasoft (TxK, Space Giraffe, countless others), the music video for the new single "Less Than" should look awfully familiar. It's none other than Polybius, the urban-legend-inspi...

 
 
 
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Attack on Titan Season 2's opening gets a chiptune remix

When it comes to people who create chiptunes based on theme songs from TV shows, Studio Megaane is one of the best. The thing that makes his stuff spectacular is that he tends to capture the magic behind the original tracks' quality. W...

 
 
 




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I played more of YsVIII last night and its so much I love just exploring the island, and surprisingly finding out theres more things to do than just go here, do Namely fishing and a lil horde mode to protect your

 
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Happy Birthday, Wes! Thank you so much for everything youve done for COTW, and also for the personal things youve helped me Have a wonderful day! And Larx, kyoudai, wherever you Happy Birthday too, you are a delight!

 
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What do I think Nintendos announcement is? A switch-ready head strap/visor and VR

 
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Happy Birthday to Wes and Larx! To make you both happy I found a Bunny Hatsune I also included a special gift in the

 
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