Seth Kellen

Seth firmly believes that there isn't a good way to make a bio sound anything less than pretentious without tossing in a self-referential meta joke, so here we are. Also I talk about video game music a lot.


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Dustforce Soundtrack “Fastfall” Being Pressed on Vinyl by iam8bit

Video game art/music/merch store iam8bit announced the latest in their line of video game vinyl soundtracks today, with the album Fastfall – the soundtrack to Dustforce by artist Lifeformed. The pre-order for the release…

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Soundtrack Sundays: Bring Back Battletoads

Like I mentioned a few days ago when the resurrection of the Battletoads trademark surfaced, this series has surprisingly awesome music. Well, “surprisingly” only based on the fact that one typically…

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An Interview With Thomas Spargo, Founder of Gamer’s Rhapsody

This weekend, Gamer’s Rhapsody will hold it’s inaugural event – and I’ll be there! I had some questions about the convention, so I emailed the founder of the event to…

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Microsoft Files Trademark For “Battletoads”

Today, an eagle-eyed poster on the NeoGAF forum spotted a trademark filing for the Battletoads name. After Microsoft took over Rare in 2002, there has been a disappointing lack of…

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Soundtrack Sundays: The Curious Case of Castelvania: Dracula X

Out of all long-lasting retro game series, not many have a more memorable string of soundtracks than the classic Castlevanias. Ask the average retro game fan what their favorite soundtracks…

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Gamer’s Rhapsody aims to celebrate games and their music (and we’ll be there)

Awesome music makes for awesome games. It’s an aspect of video game critique as a whole I feel doesn’t get enough attention. How a video game sounds and how that…

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Humble launches its 13th Indie Bundle

While it can be kind of hard to keep track of all of the different bundles offered on the Humble site, the main line of Humble Indie Bundles are always…

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Celebrate the PS4 launch of Spelunky with some remixed tunes

Spelunky releases on the PS4 this week, and to commemorate the day, a remix album for the game’s tunes has landed on Bandcamp. “Friends in Caves” provides some great remixes…

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Fill your day with extended cuts of excellent new Smash Bros music

Each new release in the Smash Bros. series brings with it a wealth of wonderful Nintendo music arrangements. Brawl in particular provided a ridiculous amount of quality covers and medleys,…

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Why Is Gamestop Charging (Slightly) More For Some Nintendo-Published 3DS Games?

I don’t have an answer to the question asked in the title of this article. I apologize if that was misleading. I just noticed some price discrepancy recently while shopping…