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Rom Hack Roundup: Series Crossovers Part II

 

 

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It’s kind of hard to believe that making illegal games was ever profitable, but judging by the amount of work that went into some of these, there must have been some market for it. Either that or some really smart folks just had nothing better to do with their spare time. Either way, we get some interesting gems such as Kart Fighter to check out thanks to their efforts…

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Genre Spotlight: Roguelikes

Imagine if every time you played Legend of Zelda, the dungeons were in different places, the mini-quests changed and even new monsters and weapons appeared. You’d probably be much more apt to replay the game for more than just nostalgic reasons. Personally, I only replay games when so much time has passed that I no longer remember the details.

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Looking out over a water-filed cave with shrubberies on the far shore in Brogue…

This is the promise of Roguelikes – a genre of turn-based games that have a lot in common with RPGs. Although they eschew the heavy story elements and everything but the most basic graphics, what they offer in depth of play more than makes up for it. Roguelikes offer infinite replay value can usually be played on almost any machine that can run a terminal and can be very addicting.

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Spindash 2 Out Soon!

Spindash 2, our Sonic The Hedgehog remix album is coming out on July 1st! We’re so excited for Sonic Mania, plus having just worked with Sega to license a Hyper Potions song for their trailer, we thought it would be the perfect time for the next installment of our hit Sonic remix album, Spindash!

Spindash 2 is a sixteen track, licensed remix album of music from the Sonic the Hedgehog video game series. Themes and songs from all over the series, including the Sega Genesis Sonic games, Sonic Adventure, Sonic Colors, and more! Click on the image below to check out the trailer!

Pre-Orders are available on iTunes!

▾ FULL TRACKLIST FOR SPINDASH 2 ▾
01. Hyper Potions – Tropical Resort
02. Tudd – Funky Robo
03. bLiNd – Starlight Starbright
04. Mykah – Angel Island
05. Flexstyle – Oil Ocean
06. RobKTA – Ice Cap
07. Steven Silo – Marble Zone
08. Grimecraft – Chemical Plant
09. GlitchxCity – Crisis City
10. DJ SuperSonic – Flying Fusion
11. General Offensive – Flying Battery
12. DJR feat. Chjolo – Radical Highway
13. Mega Flare / Tetracase – Seven Rings
14. Dj CUTMAN / Breakbeat Heartbeat – Chao Garden
15. Curly – Planet Wisp
16. Sylvester Draggon Jr – Hydrocity

THIS WEEK IN CHIPTUNE now on Saturdays!

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Dj CUTMAN’s live stream and chiptune radio show THIS WEEK IN CHIPTUNE is now on Saturdays! Streaming live on Twitch, YouTube and FB Live, and Periscope.

This Week in Chiptune is an interactive music show featuring the best new music from across the Internet, and the globe! Check out the latest episode below, and make sure to join us this Saturday at 3pm EST.

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