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Episode 10-9 Fan Favorites

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Well, you’ve finally done it. You’ve taken over the show! In this very special episode is powered by you, the listeners! Rob and Pernell play selections submitted to them over the past 2 years of the podcast, and there are some FANTASTIC picks in this one! There’s classic, there’s new, and there’s romantic-ninja-singing. Ya dig?

Track list:

  1. Main Theme – Overcooked – XB1 – Christian Marsac
  2. Intro – Shinobi III Return of the Ninja Master – Genesis – Hirofumi Iwasawa, Katsuhiko Ogikubo, Hiroyuki Hirama
  3. Mid Boss Mayhem – Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle – Nintendo Switch – Grant Kirkhope
  4. Title Theme – Robocop – Gameboy – Jonathan Dunn
  5. Virtual Sonic Metal Sonic – Howard Drossin
  6. Prayer of Madness (Theme of Woo) – King of the Monsters – NEO GEO – Kazuhiro Nishida
  7. Pizza Time! – Thunderclash
  8. Loader – Mutants – C64 – Fred Gray
  9. I’ll Face Myself – Persona 4 – PS2 – Shoji Meguro

Download episode 10-9 here!

Episode 10-3 Metroid

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Welcome to the surface of RNP388. We need your help eliminating the alien threat. You alone can stop the invasion armed with your boom-box full of excellent Metroid music!

This week on the show we celebrate the newest (and long overdue) Metroid title! We also discuss home organization, lost games, and what it’s like to be raised by birds.

Track list:

  1. Ancient Chozo Ruins – Metroid II: Return of Samus – GameBoy – Ryoji Yoshitomi
  2. Facing A Huge Reaction – Metroid Fusion – GameBoy Advance- Minako Hamano, Akira Fujiwara
  3. Underwater Area – Super Metroid – Super Metroid – SNES – Minako Himano
  4. Brinstar Overgrown with Vegetation Area – Super Metroid – SNES – Kenji Yamamoto
  5. Chozo Ghost Battle – Metroid Prime – GameCube – Kenji Yamamoto, Koichi Kyuma
  6. Surface of SR388 – Metroid II: Return of Samus – GameBoy – Ryoji Yoshitomi
  7. Kraid’s Theme – Stemage: Metroid Metal
  8. Ruby Catacombs – bLiNd (Chozo Legacyapplebadge-sm
  9. Downed Frigate Orpheon Main Theme – Metroid Prime – GameCube – Kenji Yamamoto, Koichi Kyuma

Download episode 10-3 here!

Episode 10-2 Yoko Shimomura

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Tune in as we focus on the works of composer Yoko Shimomura! She has worked in the business since the 80s with such amazing music ranging from Street Fighter II to Kingdom Hearts. Rob and Pernell share tracks from her amazing career, and share stories of old arcades, and mythical animals.

This episode is the first of our monthly Patreon-only live streams! We setup a camera in the studio and allow our Patreon members to watch us record the episode live! It was a blast to do and we can’t wait to do it again next month! 🙂  If you would like to be a part of these exclusives, head over to our Patreon page!

Track list:

  1. Hard Long (Stages 2 and 9) – The King of Dragons – Arcade – Yoko Shimomura
  2. Majestic Fire – Pop’n Music 13 Carnival – Arcade – Yoko Shimomura
  3. Ending Theme – The Punisher – Arcade – Yoko Shimomura, Isao Abe
  4. Trade City – Breath of Fire – SNES – Yoko Shimomura
  5. Take the Offensive – Front Mission – SNES – Yoko Shimomura
  6. Breager’s Castle – Gargoyle’s Quest – GameBoy – Yoko Shimomura, Harumi Fujita
  7. Forest Maze Remix (Super Mario RPG) – Mykal Williams
  8. The Wind Sings of a Journey (Legend of Mana) – Yamila and Federico
  9. Out of Phase – Parasite Eve – Playstation – Yoko Shimomura

Download episode 10-2 here!

Episode 9-7 Final Fantasy with Rare Candy

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This week the super podcast brothers are joined by members from the VGM cover band Rare Candy to talk about all things Final Fantasy! We listen to tracks from nearly every console the series made an appearance. We also end up discussing the finer points of arranging video game tunes for the band, playing Gameboy in long car rides, and what qualities truly make up a “Pernell Track”. It was great fun to record, we hope you enjoy it!

rarecandy_albumRare Candy are an amazing video game music cover band with works spanning over 7 years. They’re high-energy arrangements of your favorite tunes will instantly become your new favorites.

Check out Rare Candy’s newest album, Evolutioning! (Bandcamp, iTunes, Amazon, Google Play)

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Go buy Chris’s newest solo project TofuMakoToro! (Bandcamp, iTunes, Amazon, Google Play)

 

Track list:

  1. Giza Plains – Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age – Playstation 4 – Nobuo Uematsu, Hitoshi Sakimoto
  2. Epilogue – Final Fantasy Legend – Gameboy – Nobuo Uematsu
  3. This is the end for you – Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: The Crystal Bearers – Nintendo Wii – Hindenori Iwasaki, Ryo Yamazaki, Kumi Tanioka
  4. Don’t be Afraid – Final Fantasy VIII – Playstation – Nobuo Uematsu
  5. Medley of Christmas (FF Record Keeper Ver. Arrange from FFVII) – Nobuo Uematsu
  6. Clash on The big Bridge – The Black Mages
  7. Decisive Battle – The Black Mages
  8. Staring Off (Final Fantasy X -Mt. Gagazet) – Doni Cordoni applebadge-sm
  9. The Legend of Zelda Medley – Rare Candy applebadge-sm
  10. Castlevania Aria of Sorrow Clock Tower – Chris Baines Music applebadge-sm
  11. Prelude – Final Fantasy VII – Playstation – Nobuo Uematsu

Download episode 9-7 here!

Episode 8-6 Classical Music

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Brass! Strings! Percussion! This week we listen to music inspired by the classics, though we often find classical pieces adapted for video games. So why not showcase a little bit of both! Also, Rob tries-out for a position at NPR and Pernell has a serious Persona addiction.

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Ever wanted to see a podcast recording in person? Well now is your chance! We will be recording an episode of R&P at Too Many Games convention this year! Check out the website and get yourself registered! We would love to see you there!

Track list:

  1. Ecliptic – Intelligent Qube – Playstation – Takayuki Hattori
  2. Vs Type C – Yoshi’s Cookie – Gameboy – Akira Nobuya, Noriko Tsutomu
  3. Wood Carving Paritia – Symphony of the Night – Playstation – Michiru Yamane
  4. Velvet Nameless Arrange – Persona 2 Eternal Punishment  – Playstation – Toshiko Tasaki, Kenichi Tsuchiya, Masaki Kurokawa
  5. In Awe of the Power – Shadow of the Colossus – Playstation 2 – Kow Otani
  6. William Tell Overture Part 2 The Storm and Part 3 The Rans des – Catherine – Playstation 2 – Shoji Meguro
  7. Waterside – Blue Dragon – Xbox 360 – Nobuo Uematsu
  8. Mega Man 3 Intro on Piano – Daniel Jansen
  9. Ending (Orchestral) – Tactics Ogre – Playstation – Hitoshi Sakimoto, Masaharu Iwata

Download episode 8-6 here!