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Modern TV & Movies as Retro Video Game Art

This is pretty cool. Over at Geek Tyrant you can see a number of modern televison shows and movies turned into retro video game cartridge art. Check out the article here – http://geektyrant.com/news/2011/9/26/retro-video-game-art-with-modern-movie-tv-themes.html
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Sonic CD: Collision Chaos Old School: OC ReMix

[youtube id=”Jpknhgbq1g0″ width=”633″ height=”356″] Sonic CD: Collision Chaos Old School: OC ReMix Here is an awesome remix from the masters over at Overclock Remix. This remix features music from the Japanese version ...
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Beat Hazard Super Mario Bros 2 OC ReMix

[youtube id=”I0evGfaK_uE” width=”633″ height=”356″] Beat Hazard Super Mario Bros 2This is pretty cool. This is a video of the game beat hazard being played with the OverClocked remix song of Super Mario Bros 2.  
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Sonic Advance: Egg Rocket Zone Remix

[youtube id=”HSXARTdjDws” width=”633″ height=”356″] Egg Rocket Zone Remix We love video game music and remixes here at Obsolete Gamer so we want to profile some of the ones we have come across and enjoy. Today we have ...
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Pirates of Silicon Valley movie review

Pirates of Silicon Valley movie reviewIf you care at all about computers or technology or business or the future, this is a movie you MUST watch. The movie goes hand in hand with other amazing technology business movies such as Micromen and The Social ...
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The Music Hall: Instant Remedy

Instant Remedy As some of you may know, I’m a big fan of videogame music, particularly of the retro variety. It was around… hmm, I guess 10 years ago now, that I started my collection, initially by recording MegaDrive tunes using the splendid ...
Precursors Remixes - Star Control 2

The Music Hall: Star Control 2 – The Precursors Remixes

Anyone who’s played the awesome Star Control 2 (a.k.a. Ur-Quan Masters) will be familiar with the high quality of its audio. Not just music, but many fantastic and memorable sound effects, and hours of speech from the game’s various races ...
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Rygar OST

Rygar OST Rygar for the Nintendo Entertainment System is considered a rough adaptation of the arcade version. However, the main character, his weapon and pretty much all the enemies are the same the gameplay itself, is quite different.Released in 1987 ...
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Music of Warcraft 2 Tides of Darkness

[youtube id=”6REBR_tflu8″ width=”633″ height=”356″] Music of Warcraft 2 Tides of Darkness The music to Warcraft 2 was as inpiring as MIDI music got. It made the complete Warcraft 2 RTS experience addicting even more ...
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System Shock 2 Music

[youtube id=”http://www.youtube.com/v/EmFMxOY-sLU” width=”633″ height=”356″] System Shock 2 Music “Look at you, hacker: a pathetic creature of meat and bone, panting and sweating as you run through my corridors. ...
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Everquest: Original Music

Everquest: Original Music It is almost certain that when looking back on an old game the rose colored glasses will come out. In the case of Everquest though the game was ground breaking I am honest enough to admit that there were many flaws with the game. ...
Beyonce playing Nintedo DS

Commercial Wars: The Celebrity Women of the Nintendo DS

Beyonce playing Nintedo DS Like the Gameboy before it, the Nintendo DS is a winner with boys and girls, men and women alike. What makes the DS work so well is the wide array of games on it that some hardcore gamers would call a waste of time, but casual ...
Bionic Commando OST

Bionic Commando: 8-bit OST

Bionic Commando:  8-bit OST Released in late 1988 by Capcom, Bionic Commando follows the adventures of Ladd Spencer, a super solider with a bionic arm that could fire a grappling gun allowing you to pull yourself up or swing from the ceiling. One of ...
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Redneck Rampage Music

Redneck Rampage Music For those that wanted to bring out the crazy hillbilly in you to the spirit of Duke Nukem 3D but with a LOT of alcohol, Redneck Rampage was the way to go! Redneck Rampage Box Although more people played Duke Nukem 3D, Redneck Rampage ...
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Mechwarrior 2 Soundtrack

Mechwarrior 2 Soundtrack What can I say about the music to Mechwarrior 2 except that this IS how you write the best soundtrack to one of the ultimate PC games of all time! MechWarrior 2 Cover Mechwarrior 2 blew me away in such a manner and the music was ...
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Earthbound OST

Earthbound OST Original known as Mother, Earthbound was an RPG released on the Super Nintendo in 1995. Earthbound is actually the follow up sequel of Mother that was released in Japan for the Famicom gaming system in 1989.The music of Earthbound was ...