Netlabel Concatenation Records is back with a new all star compilation of artists from The Shizz Minibosses boards. That album is an indescribably epic 25 track collection of chiptune music brought to you by the dozens of incredible musicians who inhabit The Shizz, and goes by the quite clever name of A Chip off the Shizz Block. As with some prior releases, A Chip Off the Shizz Block is another compilation that is using all donations to contribute toward the MAGFest fund to help many a shizzie make their way to the hallowed halls of MAGFest this January.
The album is available in both digital as well as physical form. The 320kbps MP3 files will run you a minimum $5 donation, whilst the fancy pressed copy will only set you back a meager $8 ($9 Canada, $10 Worldwide). Oh man that's about 32 cents per song! Let's see iTunes beat that price! Not to mention that they are all quality arrangements. From Shnabubula's jazz infused Virtigo to Alex Mauer's fast paced I Guess Your Face Fell Off. Not to mention temp sound solutions' grimey A New Dawn, and even chiptune star Neil Baldwin with his adventurous tune Trapped. That is just a mere handful of the quality tracks on display here. I plan on discussing them in greater length soon as this is an impressive album which I would certainly like to expound on further.
Finally, I hope you are sufficiently prepared to have your own face fall off at the amazing full track list I am including below!
01. MetalBishop - Famiclone Beatdown
02. M-H - Welcome To...
03. Mystic Nova - Fury of the Cyborg
04. bucky - The Exorcist (Final Area BGM)
05. Disasterphase - Ascend
06. temp sound solutions - A New Dawn
07. virt - Turbonugget
08. Wizwars - Fly Away
09. Phlogiston - I Was in the War, Damnit!
10. Zio and TEH LOLZ - Soul Snob
11. Norrin Radd - A Barrage of Hostile Abstractions
12. Alex Mauer - I Guess Your Face Fell Off
13. cacomistle - Blue, Brown, Pink, Grey
14. Alex Atchley - RUFFTRADE
15. Bit_Rat - Sunbeam
16. Prizmatic Spray - Desert Dilemma
17. temp sound solutions - Psionic Blast
18. RushJet1 - Boss9
19. Norrin Radd - Paradoxes Are Unveiled
20. Bit_Rat - Gimmick
21. Mystic Nova - Aerosaga
22. optomon - Hysteria
23. Shnabubula - virtigo
24. Neil Baldwin - Trapped
25. virt - Sorcerors Battle
With July coming to a close, another Dwelling of Duels ends as well. Congratulations to the winners, Snappleman, ansgaros, Harjawaldar, and M-H. You can download all the entries for free of course at the DoD July results page. And remember, August is another free month at dod.vgmix.com so get your entries in soon!
Here are the results for July 2009 Games With Passwords Month.
#01 Snappleman - Castlevania 3 - The Count of Transylvania - 41 votes
#02 ansgaros - Castlevania Bloodlines - Prepare for Death - 27 votes
#03 Harjawaldar - Gargoyle's Quest - Holy Warcry - 23 votes
#03 M-H - Mega Man X3 - High Gravity Malt Beetle - 23 votes
#05 ROCKtendo - Castlevania 3 - What a Funky Night to Have a Curse
#06 ULTRANOMICON - Mega Man 2 - Bubble Man
#07 Prince Of Darkness - Mega Man 3 - Egyptmini Man
#08 Krunch - Punch-Out - Fat Man on a Bike
#09 mithius - Super Castlevania 4 - I Lost Crying Altar Ravaged Axis
#10 Skummel Maske - Castlevania 2 - Message of Darkness (Password Screen)
#11 bjkmenu - Ristar (Genesis), Adventures of Lolo - Ristar Meets King Egger
#11 zyk0 - Snow Brothers (Genesis) - Another Chance
#13 ryanisfootdrums - Wizards & Warriors 2 - YYZirds and Warriors
#14 Six-Stringed Flamberge - Jesus Kyoufu no Bio Monster - Trapped In the Void
#14 flip362 - Mega Man 4 - Return of the Pharaoh Shot
#16 Corax, Zachariasmith, DrumDragon - Batman Returns (NES) - Ballad for Bruce
#17 tibone - Tails Adventure (Game Gear) - The Code is...
#17 Rasgar - Castlevania Adventure 2: Belmont's Revange - Metal Castle