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Bonus Beats: Cytus Alpha, an Interview with PM Studios

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This week we sit down and talk with the heads of PM Studios, publisher of great music games like Cytus Alpha, Deemo, the DJMAX series, and other great titles like Mercenaries Saga Chronicles and the upcoming Horizon Chase Turbo! We talk about their love of games and music, how they got started in the industry, and who has the most platinum trophies on the PlayStation Network!

Throughout the episode we’ll be listening to some of our favorites from their music game series Cytus (now available on the Nintendo Switch) and DJMAX. Enjoy!

Track list:

  1. Chemical Star – Cytus – iOS, Android – Tsukasa
  2. Sanctity – Cytus – iOS, Android – Rabpit
  3. The Black Case – Cytus – iOS, Android – Killer Blood
  4. Old Gold, Remixed by Apo11o ft 大瀬良あい – Cytus Omega – iOS, Android – Cranky
  5. Slit – Cytus 0 – iOS, Android – Ebico and Jioyi
  6. Future World – Cytus – iOS, Android – Killer Blood
  7. L2 Ascension: Act 2 (Liberation) – Cytus – iOS, Android – ICE
  8. Clear Blue Sky – DJMAX RESPECT – PlayStation Vita – Tsukasa

 

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Episode 16-3 Underworld Driver

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The theme this week is music and games focused around a single word! Well, since there are 2 hosts it’s really 2 words. But then they talk for way too long during the intro of the show and that’s many more words! Also, stay tuned in through the episode for a fun word-puzzle game that drives Pernell insane!

Track list:

  1. Underworld – Disgaea – Playstation – Tenpei Sato
  2. Winning Run – Ace Driver – Namco System 22 – Hiroyuki Kawada
  3. Underworld – Cladun X2 – PSP
  4. Title – Driver – Gameboy Color – Steve Rockett (original by Alister Brimble)
  5. Underworld – Kid Icarus – NES – Hirokazu Tanaka
  6. BGM 3 – Power Drive – Genesis – Kevin Bruce
  7. Underworld (Terraria) – Eris Falling
  8. The Driver – Desert Child – Switch, Steam – Unknown
  9. Underworld – Kid Icarus Uprising – Nintendo 3DS – Yasunori Mitsuda

 

Episode 16-1 Podcastiversary 3!

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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 15-2 Brass Instruments with Mitchel Wong

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We listen to video game music with brass instruments, front and center. This means trombones, saxophones, and trumpets! Expect music from across the game console spectrum, from the SNES to the Sega Saturn, we’ve got it!

Joining us this week is composer, sound designer, and trombonist Mitchel Wong! He talks about his love game music, his new project Kine, and we get deep into RPG and fighting game talk!

 

Find more at mitchelwongaudio.com

Learn more about his upcoming game Kine, developed by Gwen Frey.

Track list:

  1. Rusty Bucket Bay – Banjo Kazooie – N64 – Grant Kirkhope
  2. Bravo Company – Opoona – Wii – Hitoshi Sakimoto, Noriyuki Kamikura, Masaharu Iwata, Mitsuhiro Kaneda, Kimihiro Abe, Manabu Namiki
  3. Hey Cid! – Final Fantasy 4 – SNES – Nobuo Uematsu
  4. The Tense Teacher – Incredible Crisis – PSX – Tokyo Ska Orchestra
  5. Little Did They Sleep – The Banner Saga – Xbox, PS4, Switch – Austin Wintory
  6. Jazzy Sabotage- Guardian Heroes – Sega Saturn – Katsuhiko Suzuki, Norio Hanzawa
  7. Mii Channel Ska Style – Ska Tune Network
  8. Sharp Eyes (Street Fighter III: 2nd Impact) – The Consouls
  9. In The Bar (Streets of Rage 2) – The Consouls
  10. King DeeDeeDe’s Theme – Super Smash Bros. – N64 – Yoko Shimomura

 

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!