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Episode 18-3 Our Favorite Platformers


This episode we listen to music from our all time favorite platform games! We are out there, collecting coins and rings, just trying to make it in this podcast world. Pernell mastered the double-jump just to reach the 1-Up, while Rob focused all his energy on the super-sonic-spin-dash, just to run head first into spikes! Also, on a very special episode of Everybody Loves Rayman, we learn that Super Meat Boy is racing to save the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise from a terrible movie.

Track list:

  1. Fields – Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom – Multiple – Keiki Kobayashi
  2. Chrome Gadget – Sonic the Hedgehog 3 – Sega Genesis – Unknown
  3. The Battle of Little Slugger – Super Meat Boy – Danny Baranovski
  4. Golden Ridge (Golden Feather Mix) – Celeste – PS4, Switch – in love with a ghost
  5. Mechanical Dragon – Rayman Legends – Multiple – Christophe Heral, Billy Martin
  6. Prelude – Akumajou Densetsu – Famicom (VRC6) – Hidenori Maezawa, Jun Funahashi, Yuki Morimoto
  7. Athletic Theme Euro-Tech Remix (Super Mario World) – Gokian
  8. Full Moon Remix (Luna Ascension, Tower of Heaven) – flashygoodness
  9. City Area – Kid Chameleon – Sega Genesis – Mark Miller


Episode 16-1 Podcastiversary 3!


We’ve done it! Three years of podcasts, video game music, and friendship! Let’s reflect back on our favorite tracks and episodes of the last year, you may be surprised at what we pick! There’s celebratory beverages, behind-the-scenes podcast stories, and fun trivia quizzes which Pernell is way too good at.

This episode was recorded in a live stream, which you can watch here unedited! (ALL HAIL THE METRONOME)

Track list

  1. Buzzkill – Danagnronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc – PS Vita – Masafumi Takeda
  2. Original Mode Menu – Sega Bass Fishing – Dreamcast – Makoto Iida
  3. Mirror Temple (Mirror Magic Remix) – Celeste – Switch, PS4, Steam – 2 Mello, Lena Raine
  4. Feel The Sunshine – Sonic R – Saturn – Richard Jacques
  5. Final Boss (Omega Model) – 20XX – Switch, PS4, Steam – Brandon Ellis
  6. Come Forward Forward – Bangai-O – Dreamcast – Norio Hanzawa
  7. Theme of Menat – Street Fighter V – PS4 – Daniel Lindholm
  8. Jazzy Sabotage – Guardian Heroes – Saturn – Katsuhiko Suzuki, Norio Hanzawa
  9. Love Cassette From The Future – Deep Space Waifu – PC – Funny Death
  10. Boogie Woogie In The Bar Piano Cover (Dragon Quest VIII) – Francis Rave
  11. Blue Sky Laundry – Battle Mania Daiginjou – Mega Drive – Hiroto Kanno


Episode 14-8 Patreon Music for Life


This week’s soundtrack is provided by supporters of Patreon! We talk about our favorite Batmen, and take a look at Pernell’s professional RPG speed-running career. Throughout the episode, Pernell attempts to complete Ninja Gaiden 2, and Rob distracts him through the power of modern dance.

Track list:

  1. Area 1 – Blaster Master – NES – Naoki Kodaka
  2. Chemical Factory – Batman – GameBoy – Nobuyuki Hara, Naoki Kodaka
  3. Stage J – Chip N Dale Rescue Rangers – NES – Harumi Fujita
  4. Novae – Shining Wisdom – Sega Saturn – Motoaki Takenouchi
  5. Round 3 – Acropolis (Greece) – Thrash Rally – Neo Geo – Hideki Yamamoto and/or Hiroaki Shimizu
  6. Train – Mighty Gunvolt – Nintendo DS – Ippo Yamada, Ryo Kawakami
  7. First Steps (Akosmo Remix, Celeste) – Akosmo
  8. Skull Man Rock Remix – Mega Jam
  9. The Green Green Woodlands – Etrian Odyssey – Nintendo DS – Yuzo Koshiro


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 12-2 Retro Tributes

We are seeing so many great new games recently with a retro-aesthetic, and we love it! Whether it’s pixelized 16-bit style artwork, or classic gameplay mechanics, it’s something that we’re drawn to immediately. The music is no different, borrowing from the sounds of past hardware and putting an original spin on it. We talk about music that makes you anxious, human emotions as power-ups, and Pernell does a food dance. Enjoy!

Track list:

  1. Final Boss (Omega Model) – 20XX – Steam – Brandon Ellis
  2. Fire – Fight’n Rage – Steam – Gonzalo Varela
  3. Midnight Intruder (Neo Tokyo Stage 6, Night) – Xydonia – PC, Kickstarter – Luke McQueen
  4. Agent Black Battle – Iconoclasts – PS4, Steam – Joakim Sandberg
  5. Scattered and Lost – Celeste – PS4, Steam – Lena Raine
  6. Biocore – Scurge: Hive – Jake Kaufman
  7. Vital Tide Remix (Axiom Verge) – RedScorpio4
  8. The Axiom – Final Frankasy
  9. Frostroot Dungeon – Blossom Tales – PC – Visager

Download episode 12-2 here!