quinta-feira, 31 de dezembro de 2015

2015 Re-Cap: Best Videos, Feedback & Shout-outs - It's a Pixel THING - Ep.#76




2015 was a great year for the show, so let’s take a look at some highlights and statistics that are shaping the path to where the channel is going!

And have an awesome 2016!


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• Ep#62: “The ZX Spectrum: Why it was so Popular and my Top 26 Games” - https://youtu.be/KKqTqEyi7ec

• Ep#52: “Celebrating 30 Years of the Amiga: My Top 26 Games” - https://youtu.be/odzHl0llccI

• Ep#33: “Dakar & Off-Road Rally Games Overview” - https://youtu.be/Wo6nnU3KBbc

• Ep#39: “Castlevania: Spectral Interlude [2015, ZX Spectrum] Review” - https://youtu.be/etWSWGODZiw

• Ep#44: “Gotek Floppy Amiga Emulator Review” - https://youtu.be/3JaTr1UNJfU

• Ep#31: “WolfChild [1992, Amiga / SNES] Review" - https://youtu.be/KpvuX-qlOUg

• Ep#4, “Ocean Software: Rise and Fall of a Giant” - https://youtu.be/DGThKfu5nmo

• Ep#16: “Rick Dangerous [1989, Amiga / ZX Spectrum / C64 / DOS] Review” - https://youtu.be/SB_jM6vtlmU

• Ep#23: “ALIEN [1984, ZX Spectrum] Review" - https://youtu.be/brm3DXJQ28w

• Ep#8: “Commodore and the Amiga Mistakes” - https://youtu.be/EanpAALIqBo

• Ep#41: “Lookback at Europress Software & Mini Office Amiga Review” - https://youtu.be/1DI8DM1k54M

• Ep#49: “TOPO Soft and ERBE Software in the Golden Age of Spanish Video Games” - https://youtu.be/owDArv5aChQ

• Ep#50: “IBM Model M Mechanical Keyboard - Restoration” - https://youtu.be/V5H99gCRjnw

• Ep#55: “E3 Retrospective, Part 1/2: 1995-2005” - https://youtu.be/RfYCX10jHHg

• Ep#56: “E3 Retrospective, Part 2/2: 2006-2015” - https://youtu.be/zk2QZK9s8Ww

• Ep#63: “RAMBO video games Retrospective [1985-2014]” - https://youtu.be/SV7CVdTEcfg


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segunda-feira, 28 de dezembro de 2015

Baja: Edge of Control [2008, Xbox 360] - Stage 5/9 - It's Play Time! - Ep.#11




Fifth stage (of 9) of the Baja 1000 event present in Baja: Edge of Control, released for Xbox 360 and PS3 in September of 2008, and where everything went wrong!

This is the much smoother Xbox 360 version and we'll be racing our way against many other drivers in this Baja 1000 race that is based in the real off-road race.

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quinta-feira, 24 de dezembro de 2015

The Origins of Cover Media - It's a Pixel THING - Ep.#75




Many of you will certainly remember the tapes, disks and, more recently, CDs that started to come bundled with our favorite video game magazines, but do you recall when it all began?

Let’s take a look!


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sábado, 19 de dezembro de 2015

DiRT Rally [2015, PC] Review - It's a Pixel THING - Ep.#74




A new rally simulation has finally arrived!

This year, Codemasters surprised everyone when they’ve announced, back in April, DiRT Rally as an early access on Steam and that they would shape the game with the feedback from players.

Let's take a look at what DiRT Rally turned out to be now that its final version is here!


Official page: https://www.dirtgame.com


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Baja: Edge of Control [2008, Xbox 360] - Stage 4/9 - It's Play Time! - Ep.#10




Fourth stage (of 9) of the Baja 1000 event present in Baja: Edge of Control, released for Xbox 360 and PS3 in September of 2008.

This is the much smoother Xbox 360 version and we'll be racing our way against many other drivers in this Baja 1000 race that is based in the real off-road race.

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domingo, 13 de dezembro de 2015

Baja: Edge of Control [2008, Xbox 360] - Stage 3/9 - It's Play Time! - Ep.#9




Third stage (of 9) of the Baja 1000 event present in Baja: Edge of Control, released for Xbox 360 and PS3 in September of 2008.

This is the much smoother Xbox 360 version and we'll be racing our way against many other drivers in this Baja 1000 race that is based in the real off-road race.

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quarta-feira, 9 de dezembro de 2015

How to Sell a Game in the 80s (and Early 90s - EU) - It's a Pixel THING - Ep.#73




In the 80s, and even early 90s, graphics weren’t, at all, the selling point of video game. Covers and adverts on magazines were!

Let’s take a look at some examples on how to sell a computer game in the 80s and early 90s!


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domingo, 6 de dezembro de 2015

Baja: Edge of Control [2008, Xbox 360] - Stage 2/9 - It's Play Time! - Ep.#8




Second stage (of 9) of the Baja 1000 event present in Baja: Edge of Control, released for Xbox 360 and PS3 in September of 2008.

This is the much smoother Xbox 360 version and we'll be racing our way against many other racers in this Baja 1000 race that is based in the real off-road race.

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