Welcome to the 100th edition of our podcast dedicated to video game music – Sound of Play
What we aim to bring you with Sound of Play is a diverse sample of some of our favourite pieces from the many air-punching, spine-tingling, tear-jerking and grin-inducing videogame soundtracks we’ve heard over the years.
This centennially-themed show’s presenters are Leon Cox, Ryan Hamann, Patrick Smith, Tom Quillfeldt, Kenny Young, Darren Gargette, Charlotte Cutts, Reuben Cornell, Michiel Kroder, Ryan Quintal, Leah Haydu, Jon Salmon, Karl Moon, CJ Black, Joshua Garrity, and Sean Bell.
Track listing for this show is as follows:
1: Jin Kazama (PlayStation Mix) by Keiichi Okabe – Tekken 3, 1998
2: Ahead on Our Way by Nobuo Uematsu – Final Fantasy VII, 1997
3: Score Entry by Nobuyuki Ohnogi – Galaga, 1981
4: At Doom’s Gate by Bobby Prince – DOOM, 1993
5: The Barrens by Jason Hayes – World of WarCraft, 2004
6: To the Top by Twin Shadow – Tales from the Borderlands, 2015
7: Stag 5 by Chrono – Stag, ???
8: Bathroom by Jonathan Dunn – The Addams Family: Pugsley’s Scavenger Hunt, 1992
9: Light of Nibel by Gareth Coker – Ori and the Blind Forest, 2015
10: Main Theme (piano cover) by Nobuo Uematsu – Final Fantasy VII, 1997
11: Ransacked by Mick Gordon – Wolfenstein: The New Order, 2014
12: Lux Aeterna by Stephen Baysted – Project CARS, 2015
13: Mega Apocalypse by Matt Gray (original by Rob Hubbard) – Mega Apocalypse, 1987
14: Opening Theme, Bombing Mission by Nobuo Uematsu – Final Fantasy VII, 1997
15: Levels 1-3 by Jonathan Mack – Everyday Shooter, 2007
16: Love Together ~PaRappa the Rapper Mix~ by Nona Reeves – PaRappa the Rapper anime, 2001, 2011
Sound of Play: 100 was edited by Ryan Hamann (@InsrtCoins)
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