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Snatcher the Journey – A Synthwave Video Game Album and Film

Snatcher the Journey a cyberpunk voyage with Gillian Seed.

As a tribute to the recent 20th anniversary of the original release of the Snatcher PC-8801 and MSX2 game, I have made a movie and album that celebrates synthwave music and the Sega CD (Mega-CD) release of the Hideo Kojima and Konami classic.

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I haven’t Trusted Gearbox Software or Randy Pitchford Since 2004

Randy Pitchford the greatest magician in video games.

People often when discussing Gearbox Software and its CEO Randy Pitchford talk about the mess that was Aliens: Colonial Marines and Duke Nukem Forever – but I haven’t trusted them since E3 2004 when they showed off Brother in Arms: Road to Hill 30.

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King Toko Game of the Year 2018 (GOTY) Awards

The greatest games that I played in 2018.

Welcome to 2019! It turns out that 2018 was another good year for games, from big exclusive blockbusters like God of War, and Spider-Man to independent games like Kenshi, and RimWorld finally leaving Early Access and getting full 1.0 releases. I played fewer games this year as I tend to only play games that are good (which is debatable), and I try not to waste my time with rubbish. This also means that there is plenty of good games that I just didn’t have the time to play, or old games that I have currently shelved for the time being.

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Resident Evil 2: The Ghost Survivors DLC and 1998 Classic Costumes are Now Available

Maybe Capcom should have just released a higher resolution version of Resident Evil 2.

Resident Evil 2 only released a few weeks ago but after the eye-gouging DLC the game came out with they have decided to release some free ones. One is called the Ghost Survivors and provides “what if” scenarios for three mostly minor characters in the game. The other DLC is costumes inspired by the 1998 originals for Leon and Claire.

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Good Game: Dune II: Battle for Arrakis (AMIGA)

Another Good Game

Today its Dune II: Battle for Arrakis a 1993 real-time strategy game developed by Westwood Studios and published by Virgin Games for the Amiga. It is based upon David Lynch’s 1984 movie Dune, an adaptation of Frank Herbert’s science fiction novel of the same name.

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Good Game: Ape Escape (PS)

Another Good Game

Today its Ape Escape a 1999 platforming game developed by SCE Japan Studio and published by Sony Computer Entertainment for the Sony PlayStation. The first in the Ape Escape series, the game tells the story of an ape named Specter who gains enhanced intelligence and a malevolent streak through the use of an experimental helmet.

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Entertainment Out This Week: Metro Exodus Edition (11/02/19)

Metro Exodus will be a more sandbox game but maybe to its detriment. It should be interesting either way.

All the new entertainment (Games, DVDs, and Blu-Ray) that will be out and available this week (11/02/19 to 15/02/19) in most stores near you (England).

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Good Game: In Cold Blood (PS)

Another Good Game

Today its In Cold Blood a 2000/2001 adventure game developed by Revolution Software and published by Sony Computer Entertainment/DreamCatcher Games for the Sony PlayStation. The player assumes the role of John Cord—an MI6 agent who is captured while on assignment and tries to figure out who betrayed him through a series of flashbacks.

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