Canadian artist John Fraser (aka “GundersonMunderson“) created a video that gives the 2011 film Drive a retro Sega Genesis style title screen. John’s chiptune version of “A Real Hero” by College and Electric Youth is available to download online from SoundCloud.
9-bit color, divvied up into 4 palettes of 15+alpha colours each, just like momma used to make. The song was made with an emulator for the Yamaha YM2612, the chip used to create the sound in the Sega Genesis.
(Source: Laughing Squid)
Whitney Houston is the only musician who starting doing drugs and got worse.
If you’re over thirty, you have to stop wearing your baseball cap backwards unless you’re actually an MLB catcher.
Chevy Chase, Dan Akroyd, Steve Martin, Martin Short, Paul Simon, Tom Hanks, Lorne Michaels
You probably don’t know his name or recognize his face, but this man more than likely created a part of your childhood (one of the good ones…). Tony Baxter—who’ll stay on in a part-time capacity—stepped down from his full-time position as Senior Vice President, Creative Development at Walt Disney Imagineering today. He started working at Disneyland at age seventeen. I’ll never forgive myself for the time I had an opportunity to meet him, and didn’t. Mr. Baxter, thank you. This one’s for you …