GRID Stories September 11, 2015

Electronic musicians are always trying to find new ways to create music, and natural human expression has always been at the forefront of that discussion. Whether it’s a typical MIDI keyboard and grid style controller or even glide/touch based input device like iPad, these devices all change the way we perceive and compose music.

A few years back a company called Roli dropped a very unique approach to the typical MIDI keyboard set-up with its Seaboard Grand. The device uses a series of touch and velocity based sensors in the form of a not-so traditional keyboard. It allowed musicians to play electronic instruments with an unprecedented amount of human emotion and expression by way of a series of what the company calls keywaves. At the time, the sky high price tag on the Seaboard made this level of creativity somewhat unattainable to the average musician, but now the company is back with a smaller, more affordable version of its touch/velocity based controller: expand full story

GRID Stories September 26, 2014

Feral Interactive’s latest console/PC port has now made its way to the Mac App Store in the form of GRID 2 Reloaded Edition. Originally released on PC and consoles, the Codemasters developed title was a successor to the original GRID title and designed to hit the sweet spot between frantic arcade racing and realistic simulation.

Head below for more details and some brief gameplay in the trailer video:  expand full story

GRID Stories August 26, 2014

expiredGames/Apps: Watch Dogs $35 (Reg. $60), GRID for Mac $6 (Reg. $25), iOS freebies, more

Updates:

In today’s best game/app deals, Amazon has Watch Dogs on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One for $35.99 (Reg. $60) as part of its Gold Box Deal of the Day. This is matching the lowest we’ve seen the highly title go for on current gen hardware. Next up, the Codemasters racing title GRID has dropped to its lowest price ever on the Mac App Store at $5.99 (Reg. $25).

We also have a number of discounted PC gaming accessories today from Razor:

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is one of the must own titles for Wii U and it’s down to its best price ever today, only $39.99 at Best Buy.

Head below for today’s best iOS/Mac deals including BLiP for FREE (Reg. $1), NoteLedge Premium for FREE (Reg. $5), Word Chums for $2 (Reg. $4), Music Plus for $1 (Reg. $2), and many more:

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