CGQ Mixtape Vol. 3 – PC Engine Chip Shooters

It’s time for volume 3, and is the third time the charm? You bet it is! This mixtape is all about PC Engine HuCard shooters, and this one is my favorite tape so far! Shooters were one of the most popular genres of video game in the late 80s and very early 90s, and games … Read more

CGQ Mixtape Vol. 2 – The Super Nintendo in 1991

On the second episode of CGQ Mixtape, let’s head to the other side of the tracks to check out the music of the Super Nintendo in it’s first calendar year on the market.  Konami was a major presence on the console with both Super Castlevania IV (which has some of my favorite SNES music) and … Read more

CGQ Mixtape Vol. 1 – The Sega Genesis in 1991

CGQ Mixtape Vol. 1 – The Sega Genesis in 1991 On this first episode of CGQ Mixtape, we take a look back at the music of the Sega Genesis in 1991.  The year was noteworthy for the release of a couple of blockbuster titles; Streets of Rage and Sonic The Hedgehog, but there were other … Read more