For those who are about to Rockman, we salute you! This is the podcast’s second dive into video game rock music, and this time it’s personal. Pernell gives blood just before recording, so you’re in for an extra special treat. Rob sings his favorite fighting game moves, and Pernell reminisces about childhood games played in his neighborhood. (it’s amazing we survived our childhood)
Critical Juncture – Cosmic Star Heroine – PlayStation 4 – HyperDuck Soundworks
Cheese Grater – Skitchin‘- Genesis – Jeff van Dyck
Fight with Assailant – Legend of Heroes Trails In The Sky – PSP – Falcom Sound Team jdk
Toxic Seahorse – Mega Man X3 – SNES – Kinuyo Yamashita
Rob and Pernell leave the safety and protection of their studio so they can present awesome video game music to a crowd of unsuspecting cosplayers! This week is a live a recording from the weekend-long anime/video games/cosplay festival known as Thy Geekdom Con! Pernell brings the crowd-pleasers, but Rob just wants to fight with good-old battle music!
Friend Awakening Battle or Blooming Villain – Persona 5 – Playstation 4 – Shoji Meguro
Mass Destruction – Persona 3 – Playstation 2 – Shoji Meguro
Lonely Rolling Star – Katamari Damacy – Playstation 2 – Yoshihito Yano (vocals Saki Kabata)
Boss Battle – Final Fantasy Mystic Quest – Super Nintendo – Kenji Ito
A Shot of Crisis – Chrono Trigger – Super Nintendo – Yasunori Mitsuda, Nobuo Uemastu, Noriko Matsueda
Sophisticated Fight – Legend of Heroes VI: Sora no Kiseki – Playstation 3 – Yukihiro Jindo/Falcom Sound Team
In the words of Kool & The Gang: Celebrate Podcasts! Okay I know that’s not what they said, but it’s what they meant. This episode marks 100 episodes of Rhtyhm and Pixels! That’s 100 MP3 files of great music, remixes, and friendship.
We celebrate by revisiting our favorite topics from each “podcast world”, and choosing new tracks! Why did we do this funky episode numbering in the first place? Don’t worry about it!
Thank you to all of our listeners. You’re more like friends then just people on the other end of the headphone jack. We love all of you ❤
Formidable Foe – Shin Megami Tensei Devil Summoner Raidou Kuzunoha vs The Soulless Army – Playstation 2 – Shoji Meguro
Special To Me – World Grand Prix – Arcade – Yasuhisa Watanabe, Masahiko Takagi
Ruler of Valiant – Exist Archive: The Other Side of the Sky – Playstation 4 – Motoi Sakuraba
Waste Days (Round 4 Crystal Lize) – Metal Black – Arcade – Yasuhisa Watanabe
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?
Main Theme – Overcooked – XB1 – Christian Marsac
Intro – Shinobi III Return of the Ninja Master – Genesis – Hirofumi Iwasawa, Katsuhiko Ogikubo, Hiroyuki Hirama
Mid Boss Mayhem – Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle – Nintendo Switch – Grant Kirkhope
Title Theme – Robocop – Gameboy – Jonathan Dunn
Virtual Sonic Metal Sonic – Howard Drossin
Prayer of Madness (Theme of Woo) – King of the Monsters – NEO GEO – Kazuhiro Nishida
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.
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!
Ecliptic – Intelligent Qube – Playstation – Takayuki Hattori
Vs Type C – Yoshi’s Cookie – Gameboy – Akira Nobuya, Noriko Tsutomu
Wood Carving Paritia – Symphony of the Night – Playstation – Michiru Yamane
Velvet Nameless Arrange – Persona 2 Eternal Punishment – Playstation – Toshiko Tasaki, Kenichi Tsuchiya, Masaki Kurokawa
In Awe of the Power – Shadow of the Colossus – Playstation 2 – Kow Otani
William Tell Overture Part 2 The Storm and Part 3 The Rans des – Catherine – Playstation 2 – Shoji Meguro
Waterside – Blue Dragon – Xbox 360 – Nobuo Uematsu