Nearly two years after it brought in over $2.6 million on Kickstarter, Yooka-Laylee is almost here. The project has been a labor of love for the folks at Playtonic, a team comprised of ex-Rare developers who worked on a number of N64 classics like Banjo-Kazooie and Donkey Kong 64.… Read the rest
A category for music
Sure, Link could rewind time with his ocarina, but this guy can change a thermostat using the little Japanese flute.
We’re big fans of Zelda’s music, but Sufficiently Advanced‘s use of an ocarina puts us to shame. Using a Raspberry Pi and various gadgets, he is able to unlock his doors, water his plants, and even find his phone.… Read the rest
Announced as part of the March update for Rock Band 4, Sterling Archer—the lead character from the animated comedy series, “Archer”—will be arriving as a cameo.
Get ready to rock out as the Pathfinder, as Mass Effect: Andromeda items are coming to Rock Band 4.
The crossover was revealed on Rock Band‘s Twitter account, and we can see three items clearly. First is an electric guitar that resembles the Tempest, the ship of Pathfinders within Andromeda.… Read the rest
Rock Band 4 is getting a new update this week, and it’s bringing a host of new items, including crossover promotions from some unlikely places.
Electronic Arts, the publisher of the original Rock Band titles (before Harmonix went independent), is including some Mass Effect: Andromeda-themed outfits in RB4, from a Normandy Bass to outfits based on the iconic N7 armor.… Read the rest
Today, Hasbro and Harmonix revealed DropMix, a music mixing game that features musical playing cards that play different beats when placed on an electronic board connected to a mobile app via bluetooth. The base pack features several different genres from rock to R&B.… Read the rest
Rock Band VR will arrive on the Oculus Rift March 23rd.
If you miss the rhythm games of the mid-2000s and love the technology of the future, Rock Band VR is probably your cup of tea. Luckily for you, developer Harmonix has announced a soon-approaching release date of March 23rd.… Read the rest
Gato, the rapping robot you encounter in the opening moments of Chrono Trigger, could learn a thing or two from producer K-Murdock, who has brought together a talented group of friends to make Hero Muzik Vol. II, a tribute to Chrono Trigger’s memorable cast of characters and soundtrack.… Read the rest
A surprising series may be making its return to the PlayStation: PaRappa the Rapper.
An application for a new game, simply titled PaRappa the Rapper, appeared on the Korean Game Rating and Administration Committee‘s site earlier today. It’s submitted by Sony Interactive Entertainment Korea, though there’s very little other information—it’s unclear whether it’s a brand new game or a remake of the original, for one.… Read the rest
Watch Dogs 2‘s release date is approximately two weeks out, and the game has gone gold just in time.
Going gold means that development is completed, so fans can cruise around the streets of San Francisco very soon. The announcement of Watch Dog 2‘s gold status was made via the official Watch Dogs 2 Twitter with a rather interesting animated graphic accompanying it.… Read the rest