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News: Bit.Trip Runner is About "What it Means to be Human"

Bit.Trip Runner is About "What it Means to be Human"

Alex Neuse reveals game's story and influences

Have you played Bit.Trip Runner yet? It's rather good and, as we said in our review, "cements Gaijin's reputation as a developer that has repeatedly shown it has a firm grasp on the craft of gaming." You might not actually understand what the game's about though: like previous Bit.Trip titles, it's not abundantly clear at first, but a recent..

News: Build Your Own BIT.TRIP RUNNER Papercraft

Build Your Own BIT.TRIP RUNNER Papercraft

Print, cut, fold and tape

With the official soundtracks to the first three titles in the BIT.TRIP series already rolled out, Gaijin Games has another treat for fans in spirit of the upcoming release of BIT.TRIP RUNNER on WiiWare. Gamers now have another reason to be excited about the game's European release this Friday because the developers have a papercraft diorama that everyone can try out..

News: BIT.TRIP VOID Soundtrack Unleashing a Sonic Attack

BIT.TRIP VOID Soundtrack Unleashing a Sonic Attack

Ten slices of retro bits

Gamers interested in the gradual release of the BIT.TRIP audio gems will be glad to know Gaijin Games has announced that the official soundtrack to BIT.TRIP VOID can now be purchased via download on the CD Baby Web site, and soon to be on Amazon and iTunes. Alex Neuse, founder of Gaijin Games, goes to describe the soundtrack as: A perfect companion for the modern..

News: BIT.TRIP RUNNER to Race Across Europe on May 14th

BIT.TRIP RUNNER to Race Across Europe on May 14th

Out in the US three days later

Each of Gaijin Games' previous releases in the BIT.TRIP series have taken at least a month to make it across the pond, with the last release, BIT.TRIP VOID, taking three months. Seemingly stricken with deep regret, Gaijin's making amends by bringing BIT.TRIP RUNNER to Europe first, even if only by a few days. In just one week on Friday you'll be able to blip, bloop..

News: BIT.TRIP RUNNER Gameplay Trailer

BIT.TRIP RUNNER Gameplay Trailer

Check out that platforming action!

Gaijin Games has just announced that they now have an official YouTube channel and to kick things off they've uploaded the brand new trailer for their upcoming WiiWare title BIT.TRIP RUNNER. You can check out the full trailer below and don't forget to keep an eye on their YouTube page from time to time to see what other goodies they decide to unleash. You can also..

First Impressions: Bit.Trip RUNNER

Bit.Trip RUNNER

8-bit run amok!

RUNNER is the fourth and next entry in Gaijin Games' six-part Bit.Trip series and we've been fortunate enough to spend some time with the latest build, which has just been sent off to Nintendo for final approval. Though this preview is based on the "final" version of RUNNER, we want to emphasise that changes are still...

News: BIT.TRIP VOID Coming This Monday

BIT.TRIP VOID Coming This Monday

Don't avoid the Void!

Well all of you BIT.TRIP fans can rejoice now, as Gaijin Games has just Tweeted that their newest entry in the series, BIT.TRIP VOID will be hitting the North American WiiWare service on Monday, November 23 for 600 Wii Points. How's that for good news? You can check out the official press information on the game below, as well...

News: BIT.TRIP BEAT Updated!

BIT.TRIP BEAT Updated!

And it's quick and painless.

If you've taken a look at Gaijin Games' official web site you likely noticed the announcement that their first Bit.Trip release BIT.TRIP BEAT has been updated on the Wii Shop Channel. This update makes a few improvements on the level unlocking scheme and a few other minor improvements. The other good news is that it won't cost you anything to update if you already own..

News: BIT.TRIP VOID Coming to North America November 23rd

BIT.TRIP VOID Coming to North America November 23rd

The third release in the Bit.Trip series coming for Thanksgiving.

Gaijin Games has just announced that their BIT.TRIP VOID WiiWare title will be available in North America on November 23rd, just in time for Thanksgiving! The game will cost you 600 Wii Points and should give everyone something to do after stuffing down some turkey and dressing. You can check out the press release features list below..

News: Gaijin Games Releases BIT.TRIP BEAT Soundtrack and Sponsors Blip Festival 2009

Gaijin Games Releases BIT.TRIP BEAT Soundtrack and Sponsors Blip Festival 2009

Here's some music for chip tunes fans ears!

The folks at Gaijin Games have just announced that the official BIT.TRIP BEAT soundtrack is now available for sale via iTunes and CDBaby. The soundtrack features all of the in-game music from BIT.TRIP BEAT from chip-tunes composer BitShifter. You can also check out the press release snippet below for more information regarding future availability of the..

First Impressions: Bit.Trip VOID

Bit.Trip VOID

Could the third time be yet another charm?

Gaijin Games has really earned a place in many a retro-gaming fan's heart with their old, old-school Bit.Trip series on WiiWare. It's one of the shining examples of how good download games can really be: updated Atari 8-bit graphics with jazzed-up special effects and a soundtrack that's enhanced by the gameplay. The appeal of these games is cross-border,..

News: Gaijin Games Releases Third Teaser Image

Gaijin Games Releases Third Teaser Image

Have you figured it out yet? We haven't.

Alex Neuse, CEO of Gaijin Games, has just informed us that yet another new image has been added to their www.explorethevoid.com web site. As you can see, we're getting a more detailed picture as they keep updating the page. Hopefully we'll get an eyeful of their newest title soon. As usual, we'll keep you...

News: Gaijin Games Releases Teaser for New Game

Gaijin Games Releases Teaser for New Game

Can you figure out what they're trying to tell us?

Well Alex Neuse of Gaijin Games has just sent us their newest teaser for their upcoming WiiWare title. This teaser even has its own site that you can go check out to see if you can figure out what this whole thing is all about. We'd love hear any ideas you guys might have as to what this whole "void" thing is all about.

News: Gaijin Games Releases BIT.TRIP Teaser

Gaijin Games Releases BIT.TRIP Teaser

Can you figure this one out?

Gaijin Games has dropped off another coded message via this months Nintendo Power magazine for gamers to begin speculating about. You can check out the message below to see if you can make heads or tails of it. Those guys at Gaijin Games sure like to play with our heads, don't they? :D..

Interviews: BIT.TRIP CORE - Gaijin Games

BIT.TRIP CORE - Gaijin Games

Gaijin Games talk about their upcoming BIT.TRIP CORE release.

With the upcoming release of Gajin Games' BIT.TRIP CORE WiiWare title on Monday, we thought it was time to get in touch with the ever-insightful CommanderVideo, aka Alex Neuse, CEO of Gaijin Games, to find out what we can expect from their second BIT.TRIP release. As usual, Alex was as candid as ever, and he seems about as excited as..

News: BIT.TRIP CORE Coming to WiiWare July 6th

BIT.TRIP CORE Coming to WiiWare July 6th

The next title in the Bit.Trip series is on its way.

Gaijin Games has just announced that their newest WiiWare release in their Bit.Trip series BIT.TRIP CORE is headed to the US WiiWare service on July 6th, which will make it the 100th US WiiWare release. Congrats to the guys at Gaijin Games for all their hard work! Below is a copy of the graphic...

News: New Bit.Trip Game Teaser Image

New Bit.Trip Game Teaser Image

Check out the new teaser image for Gaijin Games' new upcoming Bit.Tip WiiWare title.

Gaijin Games has sent us over a new teaser image for their upcoming Bit.Trip title. While we'd love to tell you the name of the game, Gaijin Games has asked us to keep it under our hats until they have a chance to make a formal announcement of the game. It shouldn't be too much longer until the game is officially..