MUSIC MONDAY

MUSIC MONDAY

Music Monday: Chrono Trigger

Guest columnist Glen Watts takes time out to laud Yasunori Mitsuda’s Chrono Trigger score. It’s 1994 and Yasunori Mitsuda is not a happy man. Having joined Squaresoft two years previously as a composer, he hasn’t […]

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Music Monday: Lemmings

Two dozen years ago last week Lemmings invaded home computers for the first time. This was of course DMA Design’s fictional, blue tunicked, Doozer-like subspecies rather than the adorable but apocryphally suicidal rodents. To cut […]

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Music Monday: Metroid Prime

Last Thursday, 29th January 2015, was a day worthy of celebration. It was a red letter day for gamers, particularly those who hadn’t previously managed to buy a copy of the Metroid Prime Trilogy compilation […]

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Music Monday: Spelunky

I remember hearing a Scottish games journalist (whose name escapes me – many apologies) enthusing about the original, free PC version of Spelunky on his “Best Worst Games” feature on the One Life Left podcast, […]

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Music Monday: Silent Hill

Music Monday returns with guest contributor and Silent Hill/Akira Yamaoka superfan, Jon Salmon (@CatatonicNali). Let me preface this by saying that I’m something of a Silent Hill fanatic. I’ve played most of the games in […]