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Spider Man Homecoming 8 bit trailer 8-bit Film

[Extra bits] Spider Man: Homecoming trailer goes 8-bit

Yes, we have another version of Spider-Man coming soon to a theater near you. This time at least it’s in the creative hands of Marvel and their (hate it all you want it is impressive what they’ve done) unreal cinematic universe. After getting a very real and solid taste of…

Mario rubik's cube stop motion 8-bit Cool Stuff

Stop motion Mario using Rubik’s Cubes is…something

I actually don’t know where to file this one. It’s one of those…oh, that’s cool…but why? It’s certainly a feat in patience and organization. I’m also a fan of stop motion, so I’m not sure why I don’t like this more. Maybe I’m just in a bad mood. No clue….

8-bit beer for gamers 8-bit Cool Stuff

12 crafty gaming beers

There’s nothing like enjoying a good beer. Or playing a great game. Fortunately, we live in a great time for both. We’re in the middle of a beer renaissance where there is literally a flavor for everyone. It’s almost intimidating and annoying at the amount of options we have. We’re getting…

NJ Devils retro night 8-bit Cool Stuff

NJ Devils had a retro night – it looked awesome

Retro, retro, retro. It’s the new buzz word. But I don’t mind since it really plays up to my childhood and all the things I loved as a kid. So retro away everyone. Keep it coming. The NJ Devils took this retro idea and ran with it creating an opening…

Mega Man Mobile Android and iOS 8-bit Crap

Mega Man Mobile is mega disaster?

Mega Man is quintessential classic NES gaming. From music, to characters to it being…unbelievably difficult. So it being released on mobile platforms is both exciting but also a bit concerning. Concerning because I haven’t played a classic game on mobile yet that can handle the old D-pad correctly. I’m looking…

Home Alone 8-bit trailer 8-bit Film

Kevin from ‘Home Alone’ is still a terror in this 8-bit remake

It’s not Christmas. I know. But does it matter? Our friends, CineFix…actually I shouldn’t say that…I know no one over there…I’ve never talked to them…or even tried to…so I can’t even begin to declare them friends.  I just feel I’ve shared so many of their videos…and we have such similar…

Netflix Original 8-bit game 8-bit Crap

[Extra bits] Even Netflix has a side-scrolling game

Wait a minute, wait a minute. What have we here, gentlemen? Looks like Netflix have themselves an RV er…a side-scrolling infinite runner. This one has been floating around for a bit now. Don’t think it’s gotten too much attention because it’s pretty boring after two attempts, but hey, what else do…