Tag Archives: VGM

PHOENIX COMICON 2016 PANELS

Phoenix Comicon 2016 Panels

Phoenix Comicon is in less than a week and with it brings some really cool local gaming cosplay, events and of course panels.

One of our writers, Mercurius FM, will be hosting a few pop culture and gaming panels that should interest our readers including panels on Retro Video Game Music and remixes, Dystopian Societies as well as a class on the History of Doom and ID Software.

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8-Bit New Year’s Eve: THE NYE PARTY FOR GAMERS (Phoenix, Az)

8-Bit New Year's Eve: THE NYE PARTY FOR GAMERS Phoenix, Az

This New Year’s Eve the neon barcade The Grid: Games and Growlers will be holding a FREE special NYE event,  8-Bit New Year’s Eve: THE NYE PARTY FOR GAMERS , in Phoenix, Az. The night will feature musical guest Mercurius FMplaying video game remixes, chiptunes, synthwave and more.  Mercurius FM is known for original music, remixes,  as well as composing music for video games. There will be … [ Read More... ]

Akira Yamaoka First US Show Interview: Joe Romersa

Joe the Drummer. That what Joe Romersa calls himself, but he’s a lot more than that. He’s a composer, songwriter, lyricist, multi instrumentalist, voice actor, dubbing director, sound engineer and a hell of a nice guy! For those of you that missed it, back in September, Akira Yamaoka debuted his Silent Hill band live in the US. Their first live shows in the US were in the Phoenix, … [ Read More... ]

Gunstar Heroes Remix

As some of you may have already picked up, we’re really big Sega Genesis nerds here… and one of our favorite games on that system is Gunstar Heroes. It’s an action side scroller shoot’em up created by Treasure, Inc… mostly composed of former staff from Konami’s Contra series.

Here’s a brief synopsis of the game courtesy of Moby Games:

 Chaos has broken out on the planet Gunstar-9!!

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