At the end of April we discussed the intriguing possibilities of Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon. Ubisoft has reimagined Far Cry 3 as a heavy handed homage to 80s action films. I have started playing and the game delivers on all counts, gruff macho narration, neon everywhere and thick with warm familiar tropes.
One of the true treasures here is the soundtrack crafted with loving care by people who are apparently in muscle shirts and composing while watching old Pro Wrestling matches. The retro synth bosses of Power Glove.
You can sample the awesomeness here:
Better yet, support these fine folks and purchase the album here: