This week we focus on the games you love, with all tracks chosen by our Patreon members! We include testimonials for each song, and a dramatic reading from the game’s original manual! Mostly! Huge thank you to: Stephen Miller, Ok Impala!, Wicked Sephiroth, Chris Murray, Autistic Gamer 89, Chris Steenerson, Cameron Werme, Stephen Miller, and That Nick Walker!
You’re Not Alone! – Final Fantasy IX – PlayStation – Nobuo Uematsu
Searching for Friends – Final Fantasy VI – Super Nintendo – Nobuo Uematsu
Battle Against a Mobile Opponent – Earthbound – Super Nintendo – Hirokazu Tanaka
Ties That Bind – Fire Emblem Fates – Nintendo 3DS – Takeru Kanazaki, Hiroki Morishita
The Amazon – Ducktales – NES – Hiroshige Tonomura
Intro – The Secret of Monkey Island – Enhanced CD – Michael Z Land, Peter McConnel, Clint Bajakian
This week we talk about cutscenes and “event music” in video games. This is the music that can sometimes get overlooked for the music that occurs during the action. We listen to some classics, some deeper cuts, and some rockin 8-bit guitar solos!