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November 1, 2015

Saving old VHS gaming videos from tape-rot

Filed under: General — Tags: , , , , , , , — Bryan @ 8:22 pm

I’ve been digging through all the old archive materials I have in storage from Game Zero and realized I have quite a few VHS tapes from publishers with all kinds of content on them from the mid 1990’s. I did a cursory check and found that quite a few of these videos are not actually on-line. So if you’re interested, stop on by the Game Zero channel I’ve setup on YouTube and browse through the growing library.

I’ve already posted a couple of things that turned out to be of interest to people. One of them was an video recording I made back in 1995 of an hour-and-a-half of gameplay of a beta release of Biohazard (Resident Evil).

I also discovered in one of the media b-rolls from Sega is a snippet of footage from SegaCD release Virtual VCR: Prince and the N.P.G. – Diamonds and Pearls… which to the best of my knowledge has no known footage on-line for it. I have even read speculation that it didn’t actually exist. Well, I can assure you it existed enough to be in this preview reel recorded for distribution at the 1993 Winter CES. I can only imagine the title was scrapped due to the feud with Warner Bros which led to him changing his name that very year.

June 30, 2009

For my homies back in Cowlumbus

Filed under: General — Tags: , , , , — Bryan @ 6:50 am

Paul, this one’s for you =D

Shakira Featuring Danzig “Hips Don’t Lie”

Not sure how I missed finding this until now. Danzig is definately at the top of his game here.


March 12, 2009

Quite possibly the coolest thing I’ve seen this week…

Filed under: General — Tags: , , — Bryan @ 10:21 pm

Anyways, it’s called ThruYOU Kutiman mixes YouTube and it’s a great example video mashups in action.

My favorite so far: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EsBfj6khrG4

…the project homepage is here.