On this edition of NGI, Kyle and Larry talk chips, Nemo kicking the ass of the east coast, get uber-nerdy about superheroine costumes, and discuss both the untimely deaths of Commodore USA CEO Barry Altman and Heavy Rain composer Normand Corbeil. They also check out more entries from the MAGFest 2013 Dwelling of Duels competition, a smattering of musical arrangements from sports games, a brand new track from OverClocked ReMix and KWED.
Legends take center stage this week as NGI features great music from the classic Commodore home computers, while the incredible Chris Huelsbeck (composer of Turrican, Jim Power, ZombieSmash, Star Wars: Rogue Squadron, Star Trek: Infinite Space, and many more ) joins Kyle and Larry for an extensive interview about working with the Commodore computers, his career, the Huelsbeck tribute concert Symphonic Shades, past and upcoming projects, and much more. Also features music selections from KWED, including Tonka, DHS, Makke, Rune-Bertil’s, Dummy, Moog, and plenty of others!
PostsThe amazing interviews continue as internationally-renowned composer legend Chris Huelsbeck will be joining the NGI crew LIVE this weekend! Huelsbeck is one of the founding fathers of game music, known for his involvement in classic C64 and Amiga games such as The Great Giana Sisters, Turrican, Jim Power, and Super R-Type. He continues to be active today, composing for iOS mobile game projects like Subsolar, Kubrik, and ZombieSmash, as well the upcoming web browser-based game Star Trek: Infinite Space. Tune in to Nitro Game Injection on Arecibo Radio at 3 PM Eastern Time this weekend for the exclusive interview!
EPIC! Christopher Tin joins the guys of Nitro Game Injection for over an hour to discuss his work on the game Civilization IV, as well as giving insight into the creation of his original album Calling All Dawns, his Grammy-winning experiences, as well as his upcoming electronic trip-hop album collaboration with Stereo Alchemy!
The guys also take a listen to tracks from DarkeSword, Kanjika, xoc, Ailsean, Markus Schneider, Yuji Sekiguchi, and more!
Also, the chatroom gets a huge Super Mario Kart. You’ll have to listen to figure out what that means!
After a quick break, the hosts of NGI are back! Kyle and Larry pimp the Commodore 64/Amiga remix and chiptune scenes, talk shooters, lament the loss of Chromelodeon, and a lot more!
Akumu’s last show before departing for Virginia goes off with a bang. We feature Puffy64, Commodore 64 arrange artist who has done a full tribute album of Last Ninja 2, and Nick “Nario” Hagman gets stuck in the NGI Hot Seat for a tough round of questioning, with special interest in his hentai experiences and knowledge. All that and more on the 109th edition of NGI!