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MS: Super Smash Bros Melee

James explains how this sweeping, franchise-crossing soundtrack awakened him to the power of video game music.

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MS: The Pikmin Singles – Strawberry Flower

Did you know that a band of Pikmin had a string of chart hits? In Japan, naturally.

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BFTP: Pokémon Gold/Silver

Often regarded as one of the greatest video game sequels, does it still hold up fifteen years and one remake later?

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MS: Pokémon Red/Blue/Green

Twitch Plays Pokémon reminds us that the Game Boy original had, among other things, a brilliant and iconic soundtrack.

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MS: Command & Conquer

Revisiting the original C&C is like opening up a time capsule from the mid-90s, partly due to its unforgettable soundtrack.

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Freebie Friday – Driving Range Golf Ball Picker Upper Cart Simulator 2013

Learn a valuable lesson in this simulation of a job nobody wants to do

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Boom Street Review

James explains why this oft-forgotten gem plays like a deeper, more strategic version of Monopoly.

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MS: Street Fighter II

Songs to kick arse by.


MS: Freezeezy Peak – Banjo-Kazooie

A truly festive number from Rare's Nintendo 64 classic.


MS: The Legend of Zelda: A Link the Past

With its sequel out this week, we remember one of Koji Kondo's musical master works.


MS: Sonic the Hedgehog 2

Before the Michael Jackson and Sonic 3 saga, SEGA had already hired pop royalty to compose for their flagship series.

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BFTP Live: Soul Calibur II

With the HD re-release imminent, James, Andy and Pete remember the game, the series and the genre.


MS: The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker

Much like its art style, The Wind Waker's score charts new territory while still encapsulating the spirit of the series.


Chrono Cross

James explains why the often forgotten sequel to Chrono Trigger is different but awesome in its own right.

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Android Game of the week – Bunny Bonker

It is time to deploy those fast tapping fingers and bonk some bunnies