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The Secret Glitch Players Used To Break Mario Kart 64’s Chocolate Mountain

Chocolate Mountain doesn’t look like much. The Mario Kart 64 level is sparse compared to others in the game, filled only with varying shades of brown and a dense fog. But the unassuming level is one of the game’s best for astounding speedrunning records, thanks to the evolution of one particular shortcut trick.Read more… Continue […]

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New Breath Of The Wild Glitch Lets You Instantly Recharge Rune Powers

A new glitch for Breath of the Wild helps break the game for casual players and speedrunners alike. A few quick buttons presses in the pause menu can recharge runes, making it easy for anyone to conquer some of the game’s toughest hurdles.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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This new app can recognize album artwork

A new app designed by Patrick Weaver can recognize album cover art. Reminiscent of Shazam in its function, Glitch’s Record Player app reads album artwork, and then matches the image to the corresponding album on the streaming service, making for quick identification in busy record stores. Weaver recently demonstrated how the app works in a […]

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Some Far Cry 5 Players Are Stuck In A Never-Ending Credits Loop

Far Cry 5's latest patch released this week on consoles. Although it addressed a number of minor issues with online multiplayer, mission progression, and overall stability, it doesn’t appear to have addressed one unique and particularly pernicious bug where some players who complete the game get stuck in a…Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Newly Discovered Trick Transforms A Metroid Speedrunning Scene

Gamers experimenting with the 2002 Game Boy Advance game Metroid Fusion have discovered such a profound and bizarre shortcut that speedrunners have had to create a new category to account for the latest new way to break the game: memory corruption .Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Battlegrounds Team Gets DQ’d, Loses $12,000 For Using See-Through Wall Glitch

OpTic Gaming has been stripped of its second-place finish in a PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds tournament after officials ruled that one of its players, Ian “Bahawaka” Crowe, abused a glitch allowing him to see through walls.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Learn to Build Node.js Web Apps With This Zine

If you’re new to building web apps, check out the first issue of You Got This!, a friendly zine from developer community Glitch. The issue teaches the basic concepts behind web servers, and the npm package manager for Javascript. It also features career profiles of three community-leading web developers, and blurbs of…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Rare Dragon Ball FighterZ Glitch Makes Tien’s Opponents Invisible

Tien’s a dude with three eyes whose best friend is a ghost child and maybe a vampire. That’s pretty weird on its own. It turns out he can turn people invisible too, by way of a recently discovered glitch in Dragon Ball FighterZ.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Generate unique Spotify playlists with this new browser application

Spotify premium users can now build their very own algorithmic playlists thanks to a new web-based application, Nelson, that allows users to tweak Spotify’s various inputs and API recommendations. Spotify’s developer blog goes into depth about the various variables that can bed tweaked for a unique experience. Nine items such as acousticness,  danceability, energy, tempo, and valence […]

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Ark: Survival Evolved Players Are Tripping Over The Latest Expansion’s New Mushrooms

Aberration, the paid DLC expansion for Ark: Survival Evolved that arrived this week on PC and consoles, includes a lot of weird, new stuff like invisible flying lizards and a Reaper Queen that can impregnate the player with baby reapers. It also has a new type of mushroom that causes beautiful, dizzying hallucinations.Read more… Continue […]

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Turns Out, Cappy Can Kill You In Super Mario Odyssey 

We were right to suspect something messed up was going on with the possession mechanic in Mario Odyssey. Cappy has a mind of its own, and if you’re not careful, it can take Mario out of the picture entirely. It’s some creepypasta-level stuff.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Marvel Years – Bigger Than We Feel ft. JuBee

Cory Wythe, the electro-soul producer and instrumentalist behind Marvel Years, is a promising young talent out of Vermont. His artful blend of dance music and soul-shredding guitar offers a unique hybrid of glitch, retro-funk, classic rock, jazz, and hip-hop that has gained support from Pretty Lights, Michal Menert, Gravitas Recordings, and Gem & Jam Festival. Coming off the release of his EP, The Arrival, […]

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Warframe’s Fish Are Acting A Little Strange

The shooter MMO Warframe recently added fishing to the assortment of activities you can spend your life grinding through. The fish are big and beautifully weird and can be turned in for various rewards. They also like to warp space and time and render themselves immune or sometimes swim through solid rock.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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YouTuber Blondbassist found a way to clip through the locked vault in Wolfenstein 2: The New Colussu

YouTuber Blondbassist found a way to clip through the locked vault in Wolfenstein 2: The New Colussus. What’s inside? Some documents and a console that connects to an arcade mode and an in-game shop. The vault is set to unlock officially on November 7 when the first DLC drops. Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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A New World Record Means Super Mario Bros. Speedrunners Are Running Out Of Options

The game has a new world record of 4:56.528. Speedrunner Darbian reached it late last Friday night on his 27,474th attempt. It’s a big milestone in an important game, but it also signals the possible beginning of the end for the race to beat Super Mario Bros. as quickly as possible.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Mr. Carmack blurs genres in his treatment of Chromeo’s funk-driven classic, ‘Fancy Footwork’

Ten years have passed since Chromeo released their funk-driven single, “Fast Forward.” To celebrate the song’s 10th anniversary, the Canadian electro-funk duo have enlisted the genre-blurring talents of Mr. Carmack to breathe new life into the 2007 original.Mr. Carmack treats “Fast Forward” carefully, holding onto the track’s original rock ‘n’ roll vibes and heavily synthesized funky melodies while injecting the track with more progressive qualities. […]

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Psymbionic releases ‘Almost Human’ mixtape with tons of unreleased music

Bass music tastemaker and Gravitas labelhead Psymbionic has released his first mixtape in more than a year. The Austin-based artist is calling his newest sonic venture into genre-crossing electronic music the “Almost Human” mixtape.The hour-long mix takes listeners deep into a wormhole of sound covering the entire bass music gamut: from glitch-hop, breakbeat, and dubstep influences to the future funk, jamtronica […]

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Big Wild – Show Me ft Hundred Waters

When Big Wild first remixed Hundred Waters‘ “Show Me Love” two years ago, he admitted to feeling intimidated at first because of the quality of the original.“After trying a bunch of different ideas, I finally composed the one you’re hearing, and I knew it was the one,” explains the artist on his SoundCloud page. The lyrics, […]

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