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MUSIC MONDAY

Music Monday: Chrono Trigger

Guest columnist Glen Watts takes time out to laud Yasunori Mitsuda’s Chrono Trigger score. It’s 1994 and Yasunori Mitsuda is not a happy man. Having joined Squaresoft two years previously as a composer, he hasn’t […]

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Mallet’s mallet

“July Ann does not have a boyfriend”, I am reliably informed by one of Radiohammer’s loading screen tool tips immediately after two pervert scientists have argued over the cup size of their giant, July Ann-alike […]

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The Wolf Among Us

The runaway success of The Walking Dead made Telltale Games an industry darling. But how does its fairy tale follow-up fare? Fresh from the mean streets of Fabletown, Brian Tarran delivers his verdict Does it […]

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Music Monday: Noby Noby Boy

Keita Nagahashi’s (Katamari Damacy) suggestive plaything Noby Noby Boy will most likely be remembered for – if anything – its surrealist planetscapes, all-but unachievable cooperative end-goal and its cheeky concept of, ahem, reporting a boy’s […]

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Music Monday: Mr Driller

I’ve always found the juxtaposition between Mr Driller, an innocuously simple up, down, left, right, dig arcade action puzzle game and its grand, intricate soundtrack quite thrilling. All of the eclectic and complex music from […]

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Music Monday: Shatter

New Zealand artist Module’s soundtrack for Sidhe Interactive’s spangly Breakout/Arkanoid variant Shatter cunningly and curiously managed to sound simultaneously retro, contemporary and futuristic. Such devilry. More importantly it was toe-tappingly, grin-inducingly compelling, and elevated a […]

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Botanicula Quick Rinse

Darren Gargette gets his chlorophyll of pointin’ and clickin’ with Amanita Design‘s plant-filled puzzler, Botanicula. PC version shown. If you like these Quick Rinse videos you can find many more (plus a few other bits […]