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Gaijin Games becomes Choice Provisions, reveals two new games

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 07, 2014 4:00pm PDT

Gaijin Games, known for the BIT.TRIP series, has undergone a name change. The newly-named Choice Provisions also offered some details on two new titles currently in the works.


Bit.Trip studio to show two games at PAX East

By Steve Watts, Apr 03, 2014 3:15pm PDT

Gaijin Games, the studio behind the Bit.Trip series, will be showing off two games at PAX East that it acquired from its 2011 acquisition of Robotube.


BIT.TRIP Runner2 races onto Vita on December 17

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 12, 2013 3:30pm PST

Commander Video took a wrong turn at Albuquerque, but BIT.TRIP Presents Runner2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien is now set to sprint onto Vita with no further delay, hitting Sony's handheld on December 17.


War Thunder to be first PlayStation 4 game with keyboard/mouse controls

By Steve Watts, Nov 13, 2013 7:30am PST

War Thunder from Gaijin Games will be the first PlayStation 4 game to allow use of keyboard and mouse controls.


"Good, because in War Thunder mouse+kb > controllers in Arcade and Historical Battle mode."

- Smoochy666 see all 4 comments

Runner2 hits iOS with BIT.TRIP Run

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 31, 2013 6:30am PDT

Commander Video is taking his latest running adventure, Runner2, to iOS with BIT.TRIP Run, arriving on Halloween.


BIT.TRIP FATE grooves onto PC

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 12, 2013 6:45am PDT

BIT.TRIP FATE, the fifth game in Gaijin's rhythmic saga, is finally busting moves on PC. This time around the series moved into auto-scrolling shmup territory, with CommanderVideo riding sound waves and blasting enemies to chiptune dubstep beats.


Runner2's Good Friends DLC adds Psychonauts and Cave Story characters

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 09, 2013 12:05pm PDT

Runner2's new Good Friends DLC pack brings in seven new characters, with Psychonauts' Raz and Cave Story's Quote revealed earlier today.


BIT.TRIP Runner2 coming to Vita this summer

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 27, 2013 4:45pm PST

Oh look, another indie game is coming to Vita. Gaijin Games' excellent 2D running game will be leaping onto Sony's handheld later this year.


BIT.TRIP Runner2 review: moving forward

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 27, 2013 12:00pm PST

If the first BIT.TRIP Runner was a confectionery treat, then Runner2 is simply the same treat with a different flavor. Both play similarly, but Runner2 takes everything about the first game that worked and added modern ideas without compromising what made it so much fun in t...


Runner2 trailer heralds this week's launch

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 25, 2013 6:00pm PST

Gaijin Games has been curiously coy about the launch of BIT.TRIP Presents Runner2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien, having confirmed only the PC edition's release date prior to this morning. Still, it's spoken up now, revealing that the sequel to BIT.TRIP RUNNER will hit Wii U...


Bit.Trip Core grooves onto PC

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 03, 2012 6:45am PDT

Gaijin Games is continuing to drop PC ports of its rhythmic BIT.TRIP games at unexpected times in an unlikely order, like jazz scheduling, or scatduling as it's commonly known. Yesterday brought the surprise $10 PC release of the second game, BIT.TRIP CORE, with a little hel...


"Yeeesssss I gave my wii to my sister and I didn't think I would play core again"

- mrblarg see all 2 comments

Bit.Trip Runner sequel racing onto XBLA, PSN

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 10, 2011 5:30am PDT

A follow-up to Gaijin's lovely BIT.TRIP RUNNER has announced, under the catchy name BIT.TRIP Presents: Runner 2, Future Legend of Rhythm Alien. It's coming to XBLA and PSN in 2012 with a lovely new art style.


"Okay, that video was actually pretty fucking funny. I love that they were casually swearing in ..."

- Wikus Van De Merwe see all 6 comments

Indie Jeff's Guide to IndieCade 2011

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 08, 2011 8:00am PDT

Indie Jeff offers his guide on what to see and do at IndieCade taking place this weekend in Culver City in Los Angeles.


"Johann Sebastian Joust. Not exactly a video game per se, but incredibly awesome nonetheless."

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Bit.Trip Complete retail collection coming to Wii

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 14, 2011 9:00am PDT

Gaijin's Bit.Trip retro-styled rhythm series is coming to retail for Wii this summer in a collection with new content and heaps of extras. This is in addition to the previously-announced Nintendo 3DS compilation.


"these games are really well done. quick simple fun. the lot should come to steam, as of right ..."

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Bit.Trip Saga grooving onto 3DS

By Alice O'Connor, May 03, 2011 7:00am PDT

The six BIT.TRIP chiptune rhythm games are headed to Nintendo 3DS with fancy 3D support in a compilation named BIT.TRIP SAGA.