Episode 348: Ace Attorney

This week, Karl & Will focus on the music of the courtroom adventure series Ace Attorney! The guys share and discuss a smattering of music from all six main titles, as well as a couple spinoffs. Enjoy some emotional yet fun VGM!

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Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney - Masakazu Sugimori, Naoto Tanaka

-Phoenix Wright ~ Objection! 2001

-Maya Fey ~ Turnabout Sisters' Theme 2001

-Recollection ~ Brokenhearted Maya

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney: Justice for All - Naoto Tanaka

-Reminiscence ~ Steel Samurai's Ballad

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney: Trials and Tribulations - Noriyuki Iwadare

-Trial

-Luke Atmey ~ I Just Want Love

-Godot ~ The Fragrance of Dark-Colored Coffee

Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney - Toshihiko Horiyama, Hideki Okugawa

-Apollo Justice ~ A New Trial is in Session!

-Pressing Pursuit ~ Cornered (Variation)

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney: Dual Destinies - Noriyuki Iwadare

-Court Begins (Trial)

-Phoenix Wright ~ Objection! 2013

-Florent L'Belle ~ Je suis L'Belle

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney: Spirit of Justice - N. Iwadare, T. Horiyama

-Pursuit ~ Cornering Together

-Lady Kee'ra ~ Guardian of Khura'in

-Reminiscence ~ Inherited Hopes

Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth - Noriyuki Iwadare

-Miles Edgeworth ~ Objection! 2011

Dai Gyakuten Saiban: Naruhodo Ryunosuke no Boken - Y. Kitagawa, H. Maeba

-Asougi Kazuma ~ Nocturne

-Joint Reasoning (Type A)

Episode 347: Guilty Gear

In this blood-pumping episode, Karl & Will focus on the rocking music of the Guilty Gear series! Composed primarily by series creator Daisuke Ishiwatari, the music of Guilty Gear is energetic, heavy, and unabashed. Rock on!

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Guilty Gear - Daisuke Ishiwatari - Arc System Works - Playstation - 1998
-Pride And Glory (Kliff's Theme)
-A Fixed Idea (Testament's Theme)
Guilty Gear X - Daisuke Ishiwatari - Arc System Works - Arcade/Dreamcast/PS2 - 2001
-Blue Water Blue Sky (May's Theme)
-Fatal Duel (Same Character's Theme)
Guilty Gear X2 - Daisuke Ishiwatari - Arc System Works - Arcade/PS2 - 2003
-Keep Yourself Alive II (Sol's Theme)
-Holy Orders (Be Just Or Be Dead) (Ky's Theme)
-Writhe In Pain (Millia's Theme)
-Awe Of She (Dizzy's Theme)
-Good Manners And Customs (Zappa's Theme)
-Meet Again (Justice's Theme)
Guilty Gear Judgment - Daisuke Ishiwatari - Arc System Works - PSP - 2006
-Stage 1-1
Guilty Gear 2: Overture - Daisuke Ishiwatari - Arc System Works - Xbox 360/PC - 2007
-The Man
-Curtain Call (Staff Roll)
Guilty Gear Xrd: SIGN - Daisuke Ishiwatari, Norichika Sato - Arc System Works - Arcade/PS4 - 2014
-Django Django (Menu Screen)
-Marionette (Elphelt Valentine Theme)
Guilty Gear XX #Reload - Daisuke Ishiwatari - Arc System Works - Arcade/PS2 - 2003
-Til Next Time
Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus - Daisuke Ishiwatari - Arc System Works - PSP/Wii - 2008
-BGM 1
-BGM 0

Episode 346: Super Smash Bros.

For the final week of Nintendo Month ‘18, the guys finally focus on the massive musical world of the Smash Bros. series! Enjoy some truly awesome music, both original and remix alike, from this insanely popular crossover fighting game series!

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Super Smash Bros. - Hirokazu Ando - Nintendo - N64 - 1999
-Planet Zebes
-Battle Results (with Samus Wins)
-Ending ~ Staff Roll
Super Smash Bros. Melee - Nintendo - Gamecube - 2001
-Opening (Sakai)
-Menu 1 (Ando)
-Fountain of Dreams (Ikegami)
-Corneria (Ando)
-Break the Targets! (Ando)
Super Smash Bros. Brawl - Nintendo - Wii - 2008
-Main Theme (Uematsu)
-Mute City (Fukuda)
-Angel Island Zone (Senoue)
-The Legendary Air Ride Machine (Sakai)
-Snowman (Sakai)
Super Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS - Nintendo - Wii U - 2014
-Menu (Nakatsuru)
-Light Plane Vocal Mix (Coda & Ririka)
-Full Steam Ahead (Naruke)
-Fortress Boss (ACE)
-Pedal Glider (Ito)
-Wii Sports Series Medley (Nakatsuru)
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate - Nintendo - Switch - 2018
-Vampire Killer (Konami)
-Vega Stage (Shimomura)

Episode 345: Animal Crossing

For week 3 of Nintendo Month '18, Karl & Will focus on the delightful music of the Animal Crossing series! Friends and Animal Crossing fans Stephen & Bryan Kelly join in the fun for a very relaxed, feel-good episode. Enjoy!

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Animal Crossing - Kazumi Totaka, Kenta Nagata, Toru Minegishi, Shinobu Tanaka - Nintendo - Gamecube - 2002

-Title Screen

-7AM

-5PM

-K.K. Ballad

-K.K. Bossa (Aircheck)

-K.K. Cruisin'

Animal Crossing: Wild World - Kazumi Totaka, Asuka Ohta - Nintendo - DS - 2005

-Title

-The Roost

-New Year's Party

-2AM

-8PM

-Agent K.K.

Animal Crossing: New Leaf - Manaka Kataoka, Atsuko Asahi, Kazumi Totaka - Nintendo - 3DS - 2012

-Main Theme

-T&T Mart (Convenience Store)

-K.K. Disco (Aircheck)

-K.K. Jongara

Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer - Kazumi Totaka - Nintendo - 3DS - 2015

-Title

-Downtown 2

-Nook's Homes (Day's End)

Episode 344: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

In this long-awaited episode, Karl & Will finally dive deep into the music of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The guys discuss their standout musical moments of the game, as well as their frustrations. Enjoy this spotlight on one of the most popular and acclaimed games in recent memory!

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The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Manaka Kataoka, Yasuaki Iwata - Nintendo - Switch - 2017

-Main Theme

-Shiekah Tower Activated

-Kakariko Village

-Hateno Village

-Kass's Theme

-Link's Memories: "Mipha's Touch"

-Divine Beast Vah Ruta Battle

-Rito Village

-Divine Beast Vah Medoh Battle

-Windblight Ganon Battle

-Reunion with Revali

-Reunion with Daruk

-Tarrey Town

-Mini-Game: Bird-Man Research Study

-Divine Beast Vah Naboris Battle

-Kass: "Champion Revali's Song"

-Korok Forest

-Hyrule Castle

-Calamity Ganon Battle - Second Form

-Epilogue

Episode 343: The Wii Series

For the first week of Nintendo Month '18, Karl & Will focus on the delightful and underrated music of the Wii series. If a title was released for the Wii and started with the word "Wii", it's probably featured in this episode. Enjoy some feel-good Nintendo music!

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Wii Sports - Kazumi Totaka - Nintendo - Wii - 2006

-Title Screen

-Tennis (Results)

-Baseball (Results)

-Bowling (Results)

Wii Fit - Toru Minegishi, Manaka Kataoka - Nintendo - Wii - 2007

-Training Music

Wii Music - Toru Minegishi & Mahito Yokota - Nintendo - Wii - 2008

-Game Introduction

Wii Sports Resort - Ryo Nagamatsu - Nintendo - Wii - 2009

-Golf Results

-Main Theme

-Wakeboarding Theme 1

-Bowling Results

-Power Cruising Results

-Air Sports Theme

Wii Fit Plus - Toru Minegishi, Asuka Ohta - Nintendo - Wii - 2009

-Hoop Dance

-Step Rhythm

-My Routine Menu (Yoga)

Wii Party - Ryo Nagamatsu - Nintendo - Wii - 2010

-Main Theme

-Rankings

-Swap Meet (One to Go)

-Globe Trot

Episode 342: Pocketvania

Just in time for Halloween, Karl & Will explore the fantastic and slightly underrated music of the portable Castlevania games! We're talking all 6 titles released on the GBA and DS. Enjoy some classically modeled yet fresh and fun VGM!

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Castlevania: Circle of the Moon - Sotaro Tojima, Hiroshi Mitsuoka - Konami - GBA - 2001

-Awake

-The Sinking Old Sanctuary

-Clockwork

Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance - Soshiro Hokkai - Konami - GBA - 2002

-Successor of Fate (Juste Belmont's Theme)

Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow - Michiru Yamane - Konami - GBA - 2003

-Prologue ~ Mina's Theme

-The Purgatory Arena

Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow - Masahiko Kimura, Michiru Yamane - Konami - DS - 2005

-Pitch Black Intrusion

-Dracula's Tears

-Into the Dark Night

-Cursed Clock Tower

Castlevania: Portrait of Ruin - Yuzo Koshiro, Michiru Yamane - Konami - DS - 2006

-Name Entry

-Invitation of a Crazed Moon

-A Small Prayer

-Dance of Sadness

-Crucifix Held Close

Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia - Michiru Yamane, Yasuhiro Ichihashi - Konami - DS - 2007

-Rhapsody of the Forsaken

-Jaws of a Scorched Earth

-Edge of the Sky

-A Clashing of Waves

Episode 341: Show & Tell 26

It's time for another installment of Show & Tell! Karl & Will each bring in their own playlist of tracks that the other hasn't heard. And in Show & Tell fashion, they duke it out in order to decide the track of the week. Enjoy a diverse assortment of awesome VGM!

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Sega GT 2002 - Masanori Takeuchi - Sega - Xbox - 2002

-Time Attack

Miitopia - Toshiyuki Sudo, Shinji Ushiroda - Nintendo - 3DS - 2016

-Catalogue Orders

Ganbare Goemon: Kuru Nara Koi! - Junko Karashima - Konami - PS1 - 1998

-Hagure Town Revisited

Pro Darts – Manfred Linzner – Vatical - Game Boy Color - 1999

-Track 1

Nelward - The Mondo Zone - 2016

-s e a f o a m g r e e n

Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom – Joe Hiaishi – Bandai Namco - PS4 - 2018

-Boundless Skies

7th Dragon - Yuzo Koshiro - Sega - DS - 2009

-Battlefield: Tower of Crimson Pickets (8-Bit Version)

RollerGames – Atsushi Fujio - Konami - NES – 1990

-Broken Freeway

Titan of Plasma - Summer Chip VIII - 2018

-The Rise of the Black Sun Dragons

RollerGames – Atsushi Fujio - Konami - NES – 1990

-Bad Attitude

Joshua Morse - Waveform 4 - 2013

-Turtle Dance 3

Final Fantasy XV – Yoko Shimmomura - Square Enix - PS4/Xbox One - 2016

-Galdin Quay

SaGa Scarlet Grace - Kenji Ito - Square Enix - Vita - 2016

-Divine Star: Guardians

Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch – Unknown - Namco Bandai - DS - 2007

-Track 1

1000 Cooking Recipes from Elle à Table - Kazumi Totaka - Nintendo - DS - 2010

-Kitchen Bossa

Dungeon of Windaria - Kenji Kaneko? - Compile Heart - DS - 2008

-Main Theme

Shnabubula - SNESology Special Edition - 2015

-Across The Plains (Final Fantasy VI Instruments)

Shounin yo, Taishi o Idake!! - Kenichi Kamio – Bandai - SNES - 1995

-Stage Epilogue