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Podcast World 2

Episode 2-10 Sports Games

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Rob and Pernell hit the ice, run on the field, and serve up some great video game music this week. Pernell hits a slam dunk with music from a golf game, and Rob does a hat-trick with some great music from a golf game! All of these tracks are a straight-up-groove, and we can’t contain the funk any longer.

Track listing:

  1. Preparing For The Game – Super Tecmo Baseball – SNES – Rick Rodes
  2. Speed Golf – Mario Golf Toadstool Tour – Gamecube – Matoi Sakuraba
  3. Title Screen / BGM 2 – Putter Golf – Sega Mega Drive – E Fugu
  4. Beginning of Destiny – Virtua Tennis – Dreamcast – Chiho Kobayashi
  5. Title Theme – Ferrari Grand Prix Challenge – NES – Neil Baldwin
  6. Skull Field – Mega Man Soccer – SNES – Toshio Okomoto, Norihoko Togashi, Kimichi Tomizowa
  7. Rainbow Road – Lame Genie
  8. Blades of Steel Intermission – Retro Game Remix
  9. Unknown – Bases Loaded – NES – Kouji Murata, Akihito Hayashi

 

Episode 2-9 Ninja Gaiden

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Go ninja, go ninja, go! This week is another game series focus, Ninja Gaiden! Your hosts decide to focus only on the NES games in the series, since there’s a wealth of great music from each game. Rob puts on his deep and sexy voice, and Pernell complains about birds. We’ve got it all!

So grab the dragon sword and prepare your arc of the fire wheel, it’s time for some great video game music!

Track list:

  1. Swift Ninja Cutscene 3-1 – Ninja Gaiden – NES – Keiji Yamagishi, Ryuichi Natta
  2. Rugged Terrain 2-2 – Ninja Gaiden – NES – Keiji Yamagishi, Ryuichi Natta
  3. Rushing Forward 2-1 – Ninja Gaiden 2 Dark Sword of Chaos – NES – Masato Kato
  4. Blazing Inferno 4-1 – Ninja Gaiden 2 Dark Sword of Chaos – NES – Masato Kato
  5. The Jungle 3-1 – Ninja Gaiden 3 Ancient Ship of Doom – NES – Hiroshi Miyazaki, Kaori Nakabi, Rika Shigeno
  6. Into Subspace – Ninja Gaiden 3 Ancient Ship of Doom – NES – Hiroshi Miyazaki, Kaori Nakabi, Rika Shigeno
  7. Act 5-1 – Jay Reichard
  8. Ninja Gaiden Devil Theme – beethovenboy
  9. Credits – Ninja Gaiden 3 Ancient Ship of Doom – NES – Hiroshi Miyazaki, Kaori Nakabi, Rika Shigeno

 

Episode 2-8 Puzzle Games

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We match 3, clear rows of lines, and dump garbage blocks in this exciting new episode. Puzzle games is this week’s topic! The hosts talk about their shared love OF the genre, and how it brought them together as friends. And sometimes enemies, because Pernell is too good at Magical Drop and must be stopped at all costs.

There is music across a variety of game systems, so there is something for everybody! Get down with the Rhythm and Pixels!

Track list:

  1. Theme Song of Knight Kebiishi – Heiankyo Alien – Gameboy – Norio Nakagata
  2. It’s Show Time! – Puyo Puyo 4 – Dreamcast – Unknown
  3. Last Area – Puyo Puyo Tsu – Sega Megadrive – Tsuyoshi Matsushima, Katsumi Tanaka
  4. Track 9 – Devil Dice – Playstation – Kenmei Adachi
  5. Xenon Time – Planet Puzzle League – Nintendo DS – Masanobu Matsunaga
  6. Star’s Holiday (The Star) – Magical Drop 3 – NeoGeo – Hiroaki Yoshida, Masaaki Iwasaki, Tatsuya Kiuchi, Sin, Shogo Sakai
  7. Dr Mario, I’m Overdosing – KAS
  8. Magical Drop III Drum’n J-Pop – Zeratul 
  9. Network Play – ChuChu Rocket – Dreamcast – Tomoyoa Ohtani

 

Episode 2-7 Beat’em Ups

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It’s time to throw down and listen to great video game music! We tell stories of playing arcade beat’em ups in the arcades, and Rob sets a romantic mood with a special track from Cadillacs and Dinosaurs.

Track list:

  1. Industrial Area – Final Fight – Arcade – Manami Matsumae, Yoshihiro Sakaguchi, Yasuaki Fujita, Hiromitsu Takaoka, Yoko Shimomura, Junko Tamiya, Harumi Fujita
  2. Opening – Alien Vs Predator – Arcade – Hideki Okugawa
  3. Moe’s Tavern – The Simpsons – Arcade – Norio Hanzawa
  4. Ending Theme – Cadillacs and Dinosaurs – Arcade – Isao Abe, Syun Nishigaki
  5. TMNT IV Star Turtles II: The Wrath of Mann – SnuggleMen
  6. Beat ’em Up Boggie – Zackery Wilson
  7. Las Vegas Stage 3 – Ninja Baseball Batman – Arcade – Unknown

 

Episode 2-6 Water Levels

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Sometimes you float, sometimes you swim, but usually you just die instantly! This week on the podcast we listen to great music used in video game water levels. Our selections range from chill to heavy rock, but still all sound watery!

Grab your swimsuit and goggles, the Rhythm and Pixels are going into the VGM deep end!

Track list:

  1. Round 2-1 Splashdown! – Ristar – Genesis – Tomoko Sasaki
  2. Seaside Theme – Dragons Curse – Turbografx 16 – Shinichi Sakamoto
  3. Save the Dam! – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – NES – Keizo Nakamura
  4. Swimming Against The Stream – Rayman Origins – Xbox 360 – Christophe Heral
  5. Aquatic Ambiance – Donkey Kong Country – SNES – David Wise
  6. Dive Man – Mega Man 4 – NES – Kouji Murata
  7. Promise of Redemption – The Megas
  8. Hydrocity Zone Remix – Plasma3Music
  9. Koopa Beach – Super Mario Kart – SNES – Soya Oka