Decmber 2009 saw Gaijin Games collaborate with Robotube on a game created at the Blip Festival in New York. Mega Ran, The Megas and Tanuki Suit Riot performed Blue Bomber covers in Los Angeles. Meanwhile Hip Tanaka wrote a song about being Hip Tanaka and shared a discussion with PixelJunk Eden's Baiyon in Tokyo.
Here is a selection of the most highly rated, read and retweeted items to round out the final month of 2009.
Yokohama's MediaMix '09 - Game Remixers Unite
Twice a year, fan remixers of videogame music exchange CDs at the Music MediaMix Market, or "M3" for short. Most recently, Yokohama’s Osanbashi Hall was host to the event’s aisles of booths run by professional and aspiring musicians. This report takes a look at a cross-section of the remixes, covering everything from classics like Challenger to recent releases like Mamoru Has Been Cursed.