Music's Importance in Anime

Doesn't it seem crazy that we associate ideas with random sounds? For as long as humans have been around, much of our thoughts have been influenced by ideas that we vocalize through a variety of methods such as sound, which is utilized in the vibrations of our vocal cords to the strum of the guitar. We associate… » 4/07/15 7:14pm 4/07/15 7:14pm

There are good English anime song covers? Yes, yes there are.

I don't know about you, but for most of my time watching anime I've had to accept the fact that people will make English covers of anime openings and endings, and that they will without a doubt sound awful. I mean, I don't expect much from amateur Youtube artists, but that doesn't mean I wanted to listen to them.… » 3/06/15 5:36pm 3/06/15 5:36pm

Battlefield: Hardline Has the Best In-Game Radio Ever

As long time Battlefield players, my usual group jumped at the Hardline open beta going on now as soon as we could. One of my friends and I had the same experience when first starting the game: Start the new Hotwire mode, get in the car, be greeted by an epic soundtrack to accompany the four passengers going out to… » 2/07/15 10:10am 2/07/15 10:10am

Rhythm and Beats: Nintendo’s Greatest Forays in Music

To say that some smaller Nintendo titles have a cult following would be an understatement. It seems that with each generation, along with the regularly scheduled Mario and Zelda releases, we see a few smaller titles developed or published by Nintendo that push creativity over the refinement of a formula. Even within… » 1/13/15 12:00pm 1/13/15 12:00pm