Design Festival, ChromeOS/Windows 8, Silent Hill & Jim Duggan – WIRed #70

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Howdy, Hey There And Hello! This week on WIRed, I show you the winners of the World Architecture Festival, how Chrome OS got into Windows 8, the eerie and frightening soundtracks to the Silent Hill games, and how Hacksaw Jim Duggan won the WCW US title! Also, my PlayStation 4 preorder changed like many other people, so thank you Ubisoft for the ten dollars of Amazon credit!

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Looking for Nightmares? These New ‘Silent Hill’ Soundtracks Should Do The Trick…

With Halloween coming in a wee-little-bit over a week from today, so I want to send your way some appropriate music to celebrate the occasion by way of Sumthing Else Music. Why them, you ask? Well, I figured that you wanted to get into the holiday/celebratory spirit with newly-released digital soundtracks from some of the two recent Silent Hill games, including Silent Hill: Downpour (for the PS3 and Xbox 360) and Silent Hill: Book of Memories (for the PS Vita). Continue reading “Looking for Nightmares? These New ‘Silent Hill’ Soundtracks Should Do The Trick…”

Your Favorite Modern Games Get Dr. Seuss-ed!

No, this is not two worlds being brought together via a sudden merge of two universes, nor a (probably) excellent proposal for a video game based upon any of the Dr. Seuss properties and characters. And maybe, the game would actually be good.  This is just an awesome example of how you can re-imagine some of the most violent video games into cutesy, harmless-looking childhood books.   Continue reading “Your Favorite Modern Games Get Dr. Seuss-ed!”