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Megaman immortalized in stained glass

Saturday, April 19th, 2008

8-bit Megaman in stained glass.

Flickr user Gary in Cleveland has posted pictures of his latest masterpiece - an 8-bit era Megaman in stained glass. Be sure to check his other photo albums, as this isn’t the first time Gary has created kick-ass game art.

Flickr via Digg

Guitar Hero sued by The Romantics

Thursday, November 22nd, 2007

These wonderful haircuts and their owners are mobilizing legal action against Activision, Harmonix, and Red Octane over their song “What I like About You” in Guitar Hero Encore: Rocks the ’80s. Seemingly worried that cover band Wavegroup Sound’s version will somehow “confuse the consumer” and detract from their sales, they are demanding the whole hog – the band wants to halt the sale of the game and accounting of all profits from the game, along with unspecified “compensatory and punitive” damages. For once the cover band gets it right, and the real band has to come along and spoil it for the rest of us.

NES Cartridge Composer Releases Second Album

Friday, September 21st, 2007

Alex Mauer, creator of the first ever Nintendo cart music album, has put together a second cart, “Color Caves”. If these luscious bleeped-out melodies and white-noise percussion grooves float your boat, you can order the cartridge from his website.

via CreateDigitalMusic