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Mitsume ga Tooru with guest Hiroyuki Iwatsuki – PA78

Mitsume ga Tooru might not have made a western appearance, but what’s not to love? The gameplay is simple, accessible, and challenging – but not in a frustrating ‘rage-quit’ way, we loved it. Honestly, the soundtrack is awesome and going to be a lot of fun to listen to together with you. Composer, Hiroyuki Iwatsuki, makes an… Read More »

Out Zone with guest Tatsuya Uemura – PA76

Toaplan was one of the most well-loved developers in the shooter genre with a number of releases including Tiger-Heli, Twin Cobra, Hellfire, Truxton, and Zero Wing. In 1990, they released a different style of shooter called Out Zone which and is one of the most significant departures from the company’s catalog but still retains all the excitement, difficulty, and attention to… Read More »

Alisia Dragoon with Fumihito Kasatani Interview – PA74

Want a game that’s obscure but still has it all? Alisia Dragoon on the Sega Genesis/Mega Drive is exactly the game you’re looking for. Fun game play, top-notch artwork, and some of the best music the system has to offer. It’s too bad the title didn’t get more recognition back in the day, however, 25 years later we can still fall in… Read More »

Interview: Fumihito Kasatani of Mecano Associates

Fumihito (KASS) Kasatani (Leader of Mecano Associates LLC) Works: Silpheed, Zeliard, Alisia Dragoon This is a short interview with Fumihito Kasatani about his company and the composition done for Alisia Dragoon (Sega Genesis) Interviewed/translated by Pixelated Audio on 2017.01.10 for Episode 74