About Rob Martino

An avid gamer and heavily supports indie games. He's also a drummer/percussionist who composes for video games.

Witcher 3: Wild Hunt “Monsters” Video

  With less than 2 weeks until The Witcher 3 drops, the game’s developers give you this look behind the process of making the monsters in the game, to help you be the best hunter you can be. Check it out.     The game is scheduled to launch May 19th, 2015, on Xbox One, PC, and PlayStation®4. Visit The Witcher for more information about the game and pre-order availability worldwide.   Check back for more about the Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt New TV Spot

  Check out the new TV spot for CD PROJEKT RED’s The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.     The game drops on May 19th, 2015, on Xbox One, PC, and PlayStation®4. Visit The Witcher for more information about the game and pre-order availability worldwide.   Check back for more about the Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

Is Microsoft Buying Minecraft?

  Here’s some news that gamers probably didn’t want to hear. It’s been reported by the Wall Street Journal that Microsoft is on the verge of purchasing Notch’s Minecraft IP for over 2 billion dollars.  Both representatives of Mircosoft and Mojang AB, the Swedish software company behind Minecraft have opted to not comment on the potential deal. What does this mean for the future of Minecraft?  Markus Alexej “Notch” Persson, the head of Mojang has historically kept away from the major developers, espousing more of a indie sensibility.  Earlier this year, a version of the reality building game planned for Oculus … Continue reading

Amazon Buys Twitch

  Remember when Google was going to buy Twitch for 1 billion dollars? Well, not anymore. Amazon has stepped in and is on the verge of acquiring Twitch for just under 1 billion dollars. It is being reported that its a cash deal.  Sounds like pretty sweet deal for Twitch’s Justin Kan and Emmet Shear.     But what does this mean for streamers and viewers? Immediately, probably not much,  But down the line, who knows?   We may see a service become  subscription based. Amazon has its on-demand service, Amazon Prime, so only time will tell.  If that happens, expect … Continue reading

THEATRHYTHM FINAL FANTASY CURTAIN CALL / Legacy of Music Contest

  Square Enix is releasing a new Nintendo 3DS game Thetrythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call. this September 16th. This game remixes the classic Final Fantasy music written by Nobuo Uematsu, 221 songs from the entire 25 year-long Final Fantasy franchise. In concert with the game, Square Enix is running the Legacy of Music contest.   Fans can  show off their own version of the iconic Main Theme of Final Fantasy. They can hum, sing, whistle, or play the Main Theme on any instrument of their choice.  The winners get a ton of cool Final Fantasy prizes, and have their version of … Continue reading