Chiptunes

12.12.16
The next great indie game is about the dragon apocalypse
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The next great indie game is about the dragon apocalypse

'I feel like I’m on the verge of being able to create a timeless piece of art,' says 'EarthNight' creator Rich Siegel.

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10.06.15
Watch how game music went from beeps to Sound Blaster
10.06.15

Watch how game music went from beeps to Sound Blaster

Gaming and pop music alike owe a debt to the creativity it took just to get music to play on early systems.

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10.27.14
With this player, making chiptune music is as easy as gaming
10.27.14

With this player, making chiptune music is as easy as gaming

Chiptune music is one the many phenomena that '80s era gaming nostalgia spawned -- but to get into...

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06.06.14
This cover of the 'Game of Thrones' theme was made with an NESkeytar
06.06.14

This cover of the 'Game of Thrones' theme was made with an NESkeytar

Enjoy this for what it is: a bitchin' chiptune cover of the theme song to the nerdgasm, soft porn...

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09.16.13
World 1-2 Encore remix album available now
09.16.13

World 1-2 Encore remix album available now

The World 1-2 chiptune album released in May now has a follow-up in World 1-2 Encore. The album fea...

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12.18.12
Grab the Nubuwo Winter Bundle, help fund the FAMI-MODE 2012 DVD
12.18.12

Grab the Nubuwo Winter Bundle, help fund the FAMI-MODE 2012 DVD

The third video game music menagerie from Nubuwo is the Winter Bundle, and it's available on the Ki...

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08.21.12
Pianocade synthesizer lets DJs practice their shoryuken skills
08.21.12

Pianocade synthesizer lets DJs practice their shoryuken skills

Tired of the same-old DJ equipment or chiptune gear? Then may want to consider this new and unique...

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06.17.12
Chiptune album puts a music player in your Game Boy
06.17.12

Chiptune album puts a music player in your Game Boy

A 41-track chiptune album created by various artists under the name "Handheld Heroes Volume One" hi...

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11.30.11
Apple II drum sequencer surfaces for chiptune composers
11.30.11

Apple II drum sequencer surfaces for chiptune composers

No, this isn't a recycled news item from the 1980s -- it's 2011, and MJ Mahon and 8 Bit Weapon ha...

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