Reverorum Ib Malacht “Ter Agios Numini” album review and soundcloud excerpt

I must give credit for discovering REVERORUM IB MALACHT to longtime comrade John Gossard (Dispirit, ex-Asunder, ex-Weakling)! Strangely enough, following his words of praise back in the early 10’s I haven’t instantly listened to any of their records. This is Read more

GOATVERMIN "Detruire" black/death metal album review and bandcamp stream

The first quarter of 2017 sees the spectacular return of French black/death metal, thanks to the debut albums of three excellent bands: Ritualization, Necroblood and Goatvermin. The timing couldn’t be better as there exist strong rumors that Arkhon Infaustus, Read more

INFESTER “To the Depths, in Degradation” death metal re-release review and youtube stream

Re-releases of “best kept secret” type of old bands, usually package attractively mediocre quality content using 80’s/90’s nostalgia and vinyl fetishism. Even when the music is good, most such bands were mere clones back at the day, therefore their (re-) Read more

NECROBLOOD “Collapse of the Human Race” black/death metal album review and bandcamp stream

Parisian old-school metal band NECROBLOOD have penetrated violently my musical microcosm back in 2011. They have done so with the best credentials that an underground metal band could possibly have according to my book: a debut self-titled 7”EP released by Read more

ANTAEUS "Condemnation" black metal album review and bandcamp stream

Last year, Antaeus have ended out of the blue 10 years of discographic absence with their fourth album, “Condemnation”. Due to the evolution and mutation of the genre, it is now clearer than ever what is the position that the Read more

OWLBOY Announcement Trailer

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OWLBOY is a very anticipated “high-bit platform exploration game with a unique mix of flight and platforming”, developed by D-Pad Studios.

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Nuclear Throne review

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Panos takes a radioactive deep dive into the post-apocalyptic world of indie gaming hit Nuclear Throne.

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Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns soundtrack via iam8bit

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Following the amazing 3-LP limited edition release of HotLine Miami 2 earlier this year, iam8bit decided to teamup with ArenaNet (publisher and developer of the acclaimed Guild Wars franchise), in order to release a special Collector’s Edition 2xLP Vinyl featuring the Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns soundtrack on 180-gram colored vinyl.

For those who want to have a listen before pre-ordering on iam8bit web site, here is the complete playlist on YouTube:

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Party like if it’s 1996! Retro F.P.S. STRAFE needs your support and has the best video game trailer ever!

Posted on by panos.agoros in Computing, crowd funding, F.P.S, Gaming, PC, Retro, strafe | Leave a comment

STRAFE is a retro F.P.S. that needs your support. It also has the best video game trailer EVER and an unexpectedly shitcool official website that will remind to old-timers the dawn of the webernet.

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STARR MAZER KICKSTARTER: A retro-sexy Point-and-Click Adventure Shoot ’em Up in SPACE!

Posted on by panos.agoros in chiptune, Computing, crowd funding, Gaming, Music, PC, Retro | Leave a comment

Starr Mazer is a video game kickstarter that you should seriously consider backing up! Part old-school point-and-click adventure and part side-scrolling shoot’em’up, it aims for a PC, Mac, Linux, release plus more T.B.A.

 

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Shadow of Mordor Beginner’s Tips for PC

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Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor is a new world adventure game where a resurrected fighter (you) is looking to avenge the death of his beloved ones by going into a massacre spree against ORCs, Uruk and other creatures known by the LOTR fantasy world. While I am not a huge fan of the particular lore, nor the movie/books, the amazing graphics, movement and combat features, finishing combo moves and flexibility in building your own weapons with abilities and runes made me to purchase the game.

I spent a couple of hours exploring 3-4 different areas and will give you some tips that will hopefully save you time and help you progress faster. So without any delays here are some brief tips for those who start the game now: Read more

Retro gaming: RICK DANGEROUS, The 80’s hardcore platforming spirit is still alive!

Posted on by panos.agoros in Computing, Gaming, PC, Retro | Leave a comment

I was extremely stoked to find out that Eurogamer, has posted a tribute to one of my favorite video games of all time: RICK DANGEROUS. I suggest that you read it and then try out for yourselves the original game on your retro platform of choice, an emulator or the online flash version!

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Battlefield 4 BETA PC Review

Posted on by Vassago in F.P.S, Gaming, PC | Leave a comment

The BETA testing gives you the opportunity to play the Siege of Shanghai map, which is basically one of the ten new maps introduced in the Battlefield 4 full game. I’ve played Battlefield 4 BETA since the first day of its release and I sincerely hope that developers will have enough time to fix errors and glitches and that it is not too late! I also hope that they will work with BETA testing, as Executive producer Patrick Bach said that even though the beta was released ‘quite late’, the developer still has the opportunity to listen to feedback and implement changes in the final version of the game. Now how many changes can be implemented in 15 days is difficult to judge, but I will make sure to come back once I purchase and experience the whole game and report on my findings!
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