Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (or SOTN to its dear friends) was released over 15 years ago, and spawned the gametype known as 'metroidvania' - the exploration, items and RPG-like elements of Metroid, fused with the gothic styling of Castlevania. It was, to understate it slightly, fairly well re...
I've been working on a bunch of Street Fighter 2 stuff in relation to ROM hacking, and one of the tools I was after was an easier way of editing palettes. I know there's the PALMOD tool, but it doesn't output raw ROM data like I want it to - so I wrote one myself with HTML5 canvas.
If you've ever...
- Marc Moulin - Aria
- Curtis Mayfield - Right On For The Darkness
- Meat Beat Manifesto - Radio Babylon
- Tortoise - Glass Museum
- Glen Campbell - Wichita Lineman
Each episode of the Ninja Tunes podcast has a section on an artist's 5 picks of influential tracks, and I'm going to do my darndest to link full versions of these songs here for posterity and potential interest.
I just happen to be listening to the podcast featuring Wagon Christ at the moment, so...
I've ignored posting about a few releases that I've picked up recently, got a big load from Ninja Tune again, including:
- Bonobo - Black Sands
- Toddla T - Watch Me Dance
- Funki Porcini - Fast Asleep
- Lorn - Nothing Else
- Mono/Poly - Manifestations EP
- Spank Rock - YoYoYoYoYoYo
And some o...