Bands as computer games

Muse are Halo

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The Beatles are The beatles: Rock Band

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The Go! Team are Diddy Kong Racing

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Reckon they’re def a late period Kojima game.
Believing own hype, super serious despite being utterly laughably ludicrous. Diminishing returns despite huge sales.

U2 are Call of Duty

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Someone on the development team was more into Panetera, though.

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You spent hours in the 90s obsessing over every tiny detail and you still look back on those times affectionately although you do realise, cos you’ve played celeste and firewatch and dark Souls and bioshock since, that the world has moved on and much much better things have happened to the medium since then.

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Dark Souls?

Dark Souls is Aphex Twin.

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Vampire Weekend are Lee Carvallo’s Putting Challenge

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Radiohead are Pong. (Even sounds like them).

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MBV are Final Fantasy VII on Loveless

Cocteau Twins are Final Fantasy VI on Head Over Heels

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Oneohtrix Point Never is Nier Automata

“Keep rollin, rollin, rollin…”

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Bjork is Katamari Damacy

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I don’t know, if there’s one thing the franchise was lacking, it was 1980s Cold War propaganda.

Braid is Braid

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I haven’t heard enough of the Clientele to say with any real authority, but I think they might be Final Fantasy VIII

I mean it turned out to be a ruse though and it’s absolutely nobodies fave :grinning:

Sparklehorse is Kentucky Route Zero

(This is actually an incredible one if I do say so myself)

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Green Day is Tony Hawks 2

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