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.
Joining host Leon Cox (@ratsoalbion) in Sound of Play 114 is Sound of Play listener David van der Griendt along with community submissions from gallo_pinto, Mike Leddy, Mechner and Benderson.
Track listing for this show is as follows:
1: Still of the Night by Hiroki Kikuta – Seiken Densetsu 2 (Secret of Mana), 1993
2: Opening Song by Kenichiro Saigo – Yo-kai Watch, 2013
3: Fear Factory by David Wise – Donkey Kong Country, 1994
4: A Continental Gale – Khan Super Session by Masumi Ito – Soul Edge (Soul Blade), 1996
5: Fithos Lusec Wecos Vinosec by Nobuo Uematsu – Final Fantasy VIII, 1999
6: Main Theme (PS2 ver.) by Alexander Brandon – Deus Ex, 2002
7: Dream Land 64 by Jun Ishikawa, arranged by Hirokazu Ando – Super Smash Bros. Melee, 2001
8: Castle Imitation by Chihiro Onitsuka – Breath of Fire V: Dragon Quarter, 2002
9: Home Sweet Home by Christophe Héral – Beyond Good & Evil, 2003
Sound of Play: 114 was edited by Jay Taylor (@JaySevenZero)
The podcast The Life We Play that David appeared on and mentions in the show can be heard below:
Remember, it’s not just about what we like, so venture over to our forum at caneandrinse.com and put forward your own suggestions so that we might include them in future shows.