This is a video made by BoingBoing featuring seventy oldschool video game deaths in less than three minutes (all set to an 8-bit version of Mad World). If your first console was a Playstation, you'll probably recognize less than ten of the games. Now I know what you just realized, "OMG -- he's just posting this because he can't remember the name of the game in that first picture and wants it so he can download an emulator and play it again!" Congratulations, detective -- you caught me red-headed. "It's handed, dumbass, not headed." Really? I dunno, headed seems way worse.
Hit the jump, then tell me the name of that game so I can download an emulator and get my groove back game on.
Note: Video is after the jump because these beats are so fresh they'd make the front page look rotten.
This is a little composition by Eclectic Method appropriately titled '8-Bit Mixtape'. It's basically a bunch of beats and audio effects from old video games strung together ... / Continue →
Two researchers are developing an algorithm designed specifically to 'de-pixelize' 8-bit (and 16-bit) video game graphics in real-time into smoother, more flowing ones. This. changes. everything. No, no it doesn't -- but it does change the amount of time I'll spend playing ... / Continue →
8-Bit Interview is a minute and a half of video game characters applying for a job. It's hit-n-miss, but I'd still hire the following: Link, Peppy and Solid Snake. The rest I would not only NOT hire, but sue for sexual harassment. "Geez GW, remind me to never work for you." ... / Continue →