Tag: 8-Bit

Nov 10 2017

Let’s get Mad, Bad and Crazy with Battletoads in “On the Next Level!!”

Toads. Turtles. Sharks. What do these animals have in common, besides the fact that they live and around water? Well, they are the subject of several cartoons and accompanying games released in the decade of high top sneakers and the first Bush Administration. The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles had the airwaves and digital world under …

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Dec 23 2013

Squarepainter Speed Paints Kirby!

Like video game art? Video game music? This video has both! Our friend Adam, aka Squarepainter, has been doing some awesome pixel paintings in preparation to sell them at the upcoming MAGfest event! He’s got a huge selection of paintings, covering games from Pokemon, Kirby, and Earthbound, to Contra, Mega Man, and Metal Gear! In …

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Aug 20 2013

Dj CUTMAN’s Legend of 8-Bit (Lounge) @ PhilaMOCA 8/31

Dj CUTMAN and friends are coming together at the PhilaMOCA to bring you a one of a kind event and record release party! THE PARTY: This 8-Bit Lounge is Zelda themed, complete with free-play consoles, Potion Bar, gaming treats by Brulee Bakery, Pixel artwork by Squarepainter, and live DJ sets! THE ALBUM: MeowMeow & BowWow is a …

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May 30 2013

Doctor Octoroc’s 8-Bit Arts

For those of you who havent havent heard of him, Levi “Doctor Octoroc” Buffum is a Philadelphia based Artist, Designer, Animator, Musician and Classic Video Game Enthusiast. He initially gained notable Internet recognition in December 2008 with his chiptune album of Christmas songs arranged in the style of different NES games, entitled 8-Bit Jesus  He later made a name for himself …

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Nov 28 2012

8-Bit Lounge Hosted by Dj CUTMAN

  If you’re a fan of old school video games and music, then mark down this event. Dj CUTMAN will be hosting the 8-Bit Lounge this Saturday at the Mausoleum of Contemporary Art (531 N. 12th St) starting at 5 PM. Tickets are $8 at the door, $5 if you by them from Dj Cutman’s …

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Jul 30 2012

Inverse Phase: Chiptune Hits and Originals

After meeting him at his booth in the Otakon game room, I have found new respect in the art of Chiptune Remixing. Inverse Phase covers music from 80’s titles such as “Eye of the Tiger” and “Send me an angel”, to todays hits from artists Weezer and Trent Reznor. He’s even done a whole 8-Bit …

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