Hilarious video replaces all the sounds in The Matrix with 8-bit sounds

Like most people with eyeballs, I've scrubbed the memory of The Matrix sequels from the creases of my brain. That's why I had so much fun when I watched this scene from The Matrix Reloaded. Oh and hearing 8-bit sounds instead of real noises makes it way more enjoyable. It's an action comedy movie now! »8/07/14 5:00am8/07/14 5:00am

Watch Capcom Get Sound Effects By Recording Some Very Angry Zoo Animals

If there was a list of the most underappreciated fields in the video game industry, surely sound design would be up near the top. Despite creating and capturing one of a game's most crucial aspects, you never really hear from the men and women working in the field, and you rarely get a chance to see how their… »2/15/13 12:30am2/15/13 12:30am

The First True 7.1 Surround Sound Headset Makes Me Want to Buy a Better Sound Card

Back in 2002 I dropped a large chunk of change on a pair of "true" 6.1 surround sound headphones. They were essentially a pair of normal headphones with extra speakers extending out to either side of each ear cup. They looked ridiculous. I loved them.

After spending three weeks with Razer's Tiamat 7.1, the world's… »4/04/12 2:00pm4/04/12 2:00pm

A Little Mario Music Makes Battlefield 3 Ten Times More Entertaining

Furthering the notion that there is no situation, real or virtual, that cannot be enhanced by the addition of Koji Kondo music, I give you "SuperField Bros. 3", the perfect marriage of heavy weapons and heavy whimsy.

YouTube video craftsman DerpShark took the music of Nintendo classic Super Mario Bros., laid it… »3/14/12 12:00pm3/14/12 12:00pm