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Episode 12-7 The Wildcard Nebula

Once again Rob and Pernell fly the starship VGM into the Wildcard Nebula, looking for the hottest video game tracks, and it’s tight. Expect slamming heavy metal tunes, killer NES jams, and good friends. Rob talks about his days playing Marvel vs. Capcom 2 back in his arcade days, and Pernell wants to see more exercise-related video games in gyms. The conversation continues, and continues further than usual due to problems with the space-time-continuum in this: The Wildcard Nebula.

Track list:

  1. Sensual Predicament – Tokyo Xanadu eX+ – Playstation 4 – Falcom Sound Team jdk
  2. Beans – Dead Dance – SNES – Yasuhiko Takashiba, Suguru Ishida
  3. Dust Man – Rockman 4 Minus Infinity – NES (Rom Hack) / From the game: Doraemon: Giga Zombie no Gyakushu
  4. Cliff Rock – Prop Cycle – Arcade – Yoshie Takayanagi
  5. The Beast – Wizardry: Tale of the Forsaken Land  – Playstation 2 – Isao Kasai, Kenji Tani, Satoshi Iwasaki
  6. Train – Esper Dream 2 – Famicom – Manami Matsumae
  7. Top Man – Stone McKnuckle
  8. Your Reality Remix – Cement City feat. Kalcium
  9. Credits – Giana Sisters Twisted Dreams – Various – Chris Hulsbeck, Machinae Supremacy, Fabian Del Priore

Download episode 12-7 here!


12-6 R&P Recommends

We leave the comfy confines of episode topics and dive head-first into the dangerous waters of video game recommendations! Rob suggests that games that weren’t as bad as you might remember, and Pernell talks about forgotten favorites. It’s an eclectic episode with a surprising amount of Nintendo DS music!

Track list:

  1. Level 2 The Mall – Skate or Die 2 – NES – Rob Hubbard
  2. Psychopomp – Iconoclasts – PlayStation 4 – Joakim Sandberg
  3. Title – Tetris DS – Nintendo DS – Minako Hamano, Akira Fujiwara
  4. Aggressive Tune – Devil Survivor Shin Megami Tensei – Nintendo DS – Takami Asano
  5. Joost leave it tae us! – Final Fantasy X2 – Playstation 2 – Noriko Matsueda, Takahito Eguchi
  6. Late Night Cleaning – Protect Me Knight – Xbox 360 – Yuzo Koshiro
  7. Forsaken City (Sever the Skyline Mix) – Celeste – PlayStation 4 – Maxo, original by Lena Raine
  8. The Last Desperate Struggle – Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective – Nintendo DS – Masakazu Sugimori
  9. Kyuudou – Shiren the Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate – PS Vita – Hayato Matsuo

Download episode 12-6 here!

Episode 12-5 Monster Party!

This episode is all about monsters in video games! Rob thinks it’s about games where you play as monsters, and Pernell thinks it’s about games where the focus is destroying monsters. Will this misunderstanding finally end their friendship!? Spoiler! Nothing can ruin their friendship. They talk about how to describe music and attempt to find more uses for the word ignorant.

Special thanks to listener Rebecca for the great topic suggestion! You’re the best!

Track list:

  1. Zinogre – Monster Hunter 4 – Nintendo 3DS – Marika Suzuki, Miwako Chinone, Reo Uratani
  2. Beyond the Mind and Reality – Shadow of the Beast – Amiga – David Whittaker
  3. Tower No. 3 Variation 2 – Azure Dreams – Playstation – Hiroshi Tamawari
  4. Forces of Nature (Character Select) – Bloody Roar – Playstation – Takeyuki Nagishi
  5. City theme – Monster Rancher 2 – Playstation – Hiroshi Miyazaki
  6. Stage 1: The Office – Gremlins 2 The New Batch – NES – Naoki Kodaka
  7. Sorry I’m Dead (Monster Party) – Ryan8bit
  8. A Violent Encounter and Revived Power (Shadow of the Colossus) – Chris Baines Music
  9. Blanka’s Theme – Street Fighter V – Playstation 4 – Keiki Kobayashi

Download episode 12-5 here!

12-4 Random Battles with Random Battles

Let me tell you, that walk to the village isn’t as safe as you think. Let me tell you, that walk to the village isn’t as short as you think. The road is dangerous with RANDOM BATTLES! This week it’s all about that random battle music!

We’re joined by Rex and John from the band Random Battles! We talk about addictive MMORPG games, Gwent, and teaching your children only the music instruments necessary for your band. We get comfortable very fast so there’s also lots of signing and joking around with the music! HEY HO!

Random Battles is a video game prog metal band from Baltimore. Download their latest album REBORT today!


Track list:

  1. Promoted Attack – Shining Force 2 – Genesis – Motaki Takenouchi
  2. Battle Theme 1 – Skies of Arcadia – Dreamcast – Yutaka Minobe, Tatsuyuki Maeda
  3. Bared Fangs – Tales of Destiny – Playstation – Motoi Sakuraba
  4. Another Round for Everyone – The Witcher 3 – PS4, XB1 – Marcin Przbylowicz
  5. Battle Theme 1 – Lufia 2: Rise of the Sinistrals – SNES – Yasunori Shiono
  6. Battle Theme – Denpa Men – 3DS – Hitoshi Sakimoto, Azusa Chiba, Yoshimi Kudo, Mitushiro Kaneda, Kimihro Abe, Masaharu Iwata
  7. Dying Wishes of Battles (Shining Force II) – Random Battles
  8. Those Who Fight (Final Fantasy) – The Consouls
  9. Battle with an Unsettling Opponent (Earthbound) – FamilyJules
  10. Battle with an Unsettling Opponent – Earthbound – SNES – Keichi Suzuki, Hirokazu Tanaka

Download episode 12-4 here!

Episode 12-3 Zelda with Master Sword

High adventure and HEAVY METAL! We listen to great Zelda game music from all across the generations. Joining us this week is the Zelda-inspired heavy metal group Master Sword! We talk hook-shots, operatic metal, and winding stair-cases. It’s dangerous to go alone, listen to this podcast!

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Track list:

  1. Hyrule Castle – A Link to the Past – SNES – Koji Kondo
  2. Hyrule Field – Ocarina of Time – N64 – Koji Kondo
  3. Battle – Zelda II: The Adventure of Link – NES – Akito Nakatsuka
  4. Ocean Music – Wind Waker – Gamecube – Kenta Nagata, Hajime Wakai, Toru Minegishi, Koji Kondo
  5. Overworld – Zelda II: The Adventure of Link – NES – Akito Nakatsuka
  6. Tal Tal Mountain Range – Zelda Link’s Awakening – Gameboy – Minako Hamano, Kozue Ishikawa
  7. Tower of Stone – Master Sword
  8. Blizzeta’s Theme Remix (Twilight Princess) – SonicWave1000
  9. Song of Storms Deon Custom Remix – Deon
  10. Lake Hylia – Twilight Princess – Gamecube – Toru Minegishi, Asuka Ota, Koji Kondo

Download episode 12-3 here!