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Music Monday: PaRappa the Rapper

Rather than select one of the legendary playable songs from NanaOn-Sha’s PaRappa the Rapper I thought I’d go for a slightly left-field selection from Masaya Matsuura’s adorable OST. Funny Love is the rhyming canine’s soppy, […]

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Music Monday: Strider

I’m rather enjoying the recent downloadable Strider title that’s been put together by Double Helix in association with Capcom. It’s a slick, briskly-paced dash’n’slash ‘metroidvania’ type game that’s closer to something like Bionic Commando Rearmed […]

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Music Monday: NyxQuest: Kindred Spirits

I love this. Steven Gutheinz‘s 20 minute soundtrack for inventive Spanish platform-puzzler NyxQuest: Kindred Spirits (formerly Icarian: Kindred Spirits) has haunted me –  in the best way possible – since I first heard it upon […]

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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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Music Monday: Warhawk

In the first of a weekly series celebrating some of our favourite gaming tunes, Leon recalls boogieing to Rob Hubbard’s title screen overture from budget vertical scroller Warhawk. The game itself wasn’t anything to write […]