Posts Tagged ‘8bit’

Daft Punk’s Latest Album Gets an 8-bit Makeover

I’m so behind on this stuff. This has been around for a while now but it’s too far up our 8-bit alley to ignore. Musician Joe Jeremiah has put together an impressive (well certainly in our minds) 8-bit version of Daft Punk’s latest album Random Access Memories. The video above will give you a taste of […]

Kick Ass as an 8-bit Edgar Allen Poe in EDGAR

EDGAR, the great Victorian adventure game, puts you in control of an 8-bit Edgar Allen Poe  hunting down Jack the Ripper in an effort to save your wife from a fate worse than death! The adventure platformer/lootfest, as developer Wrought Iron Games describes it, is set in a side-scrolling alternate Victorian London. The above video […]

Looper Goes 8bit

I must say 2012 has been (and continues to be) quite a year for movie fans and after the massive summer blitz…the fall isn’t looking to shabby. First we have the new Dredd (I know, I know) in a week or so then a week later we have this nice time travelling gem Looper via […]

It’s Gonna Be an 8bit Summer on 3DS

Nintendo is making this summer that much sweeter by releasing 8 classics to the 3DS eShop in the month of July. I don’t own a 3DS and I already beat most of these games the first time around, actually that’s a lie I beat one of these games, but nothing wrong with re-visiting a few […]

Legend of Zelda Nursery is Legendary

Cole Bradburn is starting off father hood on the right foot. Bradburn spent about 150 hours creating this Legend of Zelda nursery masterpiece for his son-to-be. It might be a bit more impressive than the Yoshi themed nursery he did for a friend. All in all – we need more dad’s like Bradburn. Awesome stuff. […]

Home Screen Assemble! 8bit Style

If you’re like everyone else you probably saw the Avengers. And like everyone else (other than an unnamed 8bitreview editor, ah hemBen) you probably really really enjoyed the film. I know I did immensely. Well if you’re a fan of the Avengers and 8bit stuff you can take it a step further by getting this […]

‘Mega Man X’ Is Not Too Shabby For a $700 Fan Made Film

Not bad. Goes to show what you can do with some ambition and $700. I actually thought the opening was really well done. It set a cool tone and lead in with decent effects to the main battle. I don’t have much else to say other than it’s pretty cool and impressive….and it’s Mega Man […]

Gurk; The Power Of 8bit In the Palm Of Your Hand

I feel silly posting this now since this has been around for apparently a year. But, as people say when they’re running late for something and need a cliche excuse: better late than never. Gurk, a port from J2ME by the fellas at Larva Labs,  is an 8bit RPG for Android. It tells a classic […]

8bitMMO! – Finally Your 8bit Sandbox Is Here

It’s true. It has over 100 pixels. If you’re tired of your standard MMO’s where you run around as elves, warlocks or some cat-bird-human hybrid with level 34 anti-social skills then 8BitMMO might be up your alley. 8BitMMO is a (free) 2D 8bit construction sandbox where you can build whatever you like either solo or […]

Pixel Art + Chiptune Music + Oktoberfest = Oddly Awesome

This might be my new anthem. I have no idea what a Cubie is. But I do know what Oktoberfest is and this combination of ridiculousness is just catchy enough to be stuck in your head for the rest of the day. Some classic 8-bit references in here too which make it that much greater. […]

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