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  • Autumn Jam V: The Final Frontier - Results and Where To Listen

    The results for our latest Chip Jam, Autumn Jam V: The Final Frontier, are finally here! It was a fun and chaotic experience that took us on a wild ride all throughout the galaxy. From abandoned cargo ships to outer space race tracks, from our own solar system to lush, verdant alien worlds, there was so much to unpack! The voting results can be found below: Every single one of these artists poured their heart and soul into this Jam, and, in my honest opinion, each of them are worthy of great praise. As for the art contest, the fantastic Rui8Bit ended up taking home the win. The winning Album… …

  • Creator Feature: FLIPPENDO!

    A few weeks ago, just as we were finishing up the final touches on the website revamp, it occurred to me that I had been so busy with school and work that I hadn’t checked the showcase channel in our Discord server in weeks. For those who aren’t a part of our Discord server (which I highly suggest you join, we have a lot of fun times in there), the showcase channel is a place where people can post links to their new music or projects, and it’s one of my favorite places to keep up to date with what’s going on in our little slice of the scene. As I browsed through the channel, one particular li…

  • Autumn Jam V: The Final Frontier

    Have you ever laid on your back at night, gazing at the many stars in the sky and wondering what mysteries lie beyond our solar system in the vast reaches of space? Do you ever dream of vast alien civilizations with their own unique cultures and biology? Or do you perhaps fantasize of exploring distant planets, and mapping their strange, alien geography? We’ve all had our own questions about what might be lurking out there, waiting to be discovered. In this new Chip Jam, we will answer those questions, and discover what lies beyond. For those asking “What’s a Chip Jam?”, they’re friendly comp…

  • Tim Follin: A Brief History

    Editor's Note: This article was written by Dr. Z and Marklincadet for Tim Follin's 50th birthday. He might not have the same fame as Koji Kondo or Rob Hubbard, but should you find yourself digging around for the best chiptunes of the 80s and 90s, you will hear the whispers of a legendary name whose work unlike any other caused buzz amongst not only video game fans, but his fellow composers as well. That man turns 50 today, and his name is Tim Follin. Born and raised in St. Helens, Merseyside along with brothers Mike and Geoff, Tim was always looking for something new to keep himself entertain…

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