Fossil Arcade Podcast #05 – Video Game Sound-a-Likes Quiz 2

We’re back with another video game music sound-a-like quiz!! Some games sound like pop music, some pop music sounds like games?! Play along as Alex and Ben go head-to-head answering all of Graeme’s tricky sound-a-like examples.

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Yie Ar Kung-Fu – Video Review

Konami’s Yie Ar Kung-Fu, one of gaming’s oldest arcade fighters, recently released on Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 thanks to Hamster Corp Arcade Archives. This classic title may not get as much attention as other legacy fighting games, but it’s impact is as far reaching as modern head-to-head fighters today. Click to view…

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A Year of Platinum Sound – Headset Review

Playstation Platinum Wireless Headset 12 Month Review

This time last year, I celebrated a milestone birthday as I turned 30 years old. I hardly consider that ‘elderly’, but I was asked if there was an extra special gift I might like to mark the occasion…

Earlier in 2018, I splashed out on PlayStation VR, a toy I’m still fairly obsessed with today. With Move Controllers, a great carry case, and a stack of quality titles, the one thing missing from my otherwise brilliant virtual reality was decent sound. I’d been making do with a pair of standard stereo Cowin E7 Headphones, but these were only a short term solution. Not only that, I knew the overall look of the VR Headset was incomplete. Sure, I can’t see myself playing while in VR, that doesn’t stop me from needing to be observed as the supreme oligarch of gaming I really am. How will anyone know how seriously I take my hobby unless I’m draped head to toe in matching branding and eye popping logos? This is just one of the reasons I chose to cash in my 30th for Sony PlayStation Platinum Wireless Headset (PPWH).

Having used this Headset for almost 12 months, I feel I’m in a good position to provide a ‘living’ review of all its features, and report to the world just how successful an accessory they are.

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