Episode 390: Collaborators: Yamashita & Mizutani

In this unique episode, Karl & Will explore and celebrate the incredibly long-running and successful collaboration of legendary composers Kinuyo Yamashita & Iku Mizutani! Enjoy!

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Zen-Nippon Pro Wrestling 2 - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - Theme of Jumbo Tsuruta

Castlevania - Kinuyo Yamashita - Wicked Child

Shatterhand - Iku Mizutani - Area B

Hi no Tori Hououhen: Gaou no Bouken - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - Track 4

Hi no Tori Hououhen: Gaou no Bouken - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - Track 10

Zen-Nippon Pro Wrestling - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - Theme of Kenta Kobashi

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - City

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - Building

Fishing to Bassing - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - On the Beach

Mark Davis' The Fishing Master - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - Spring

Mark Davis' The Fishing Master - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - Summer

Mark Davis' The Fishing Master - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - Tournament Stage

Zen-Nippon Pro Wrestling 2 - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - Theme of Akira Taue

Heian Fuuunden - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - Hometown

Medarot 3 - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - BGM #48

Croc 2 - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - BGM #13

Monsters, Inc. - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - Levels 14-18

Shingata Medarot - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - Iris Has Been Kidnapped

Casper - Kinuyo Yamashita, Iku Mizutani - Ending

Episode 389: Atelier Ryza

In this long-awaited episode, Karl & Will spotlight on the amazing new soundtrack to Atelier Ryza! This score from the Gust and Koei sound teams is masterfully composed, performed and produced. And is truly one of the best scores of the year. Enjoy!

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Atelier Ryza - Kazuki Yanagawa, Shin-ichiro Nakamura, Kosuke Mizukami, Asami Mitake, Hayato Asano - Gust - Switch/PS4 - 2019

-Iridescent Summer

-A Big Summer Adventure

-Soramimi

-The Sound of Silver

-Oh My God, Every Day!

-Secret Hideout

-Home Island

-Little Fairy Forest

-Grotta dello Zaffiro

-Enlightenment

-Something You Can Hold in Your Hand

-Ash Climbing

-A Place Where Past Dreams Gather

-Dreaming Ruins

-Rubis de Lave

-Harvesting?

-Etude Andante

-Tear-Colored Summer

-Grain Rain, Wheat Wind

-Won't Forget, Can't Regret

Episode 388: Marcato Radio 18

It's time for another installment of Marcato Radio! Once again, it's another non-stop collection of outstanding video game music. Some you've heard before, and some you have not. Featuring a mini spotlight on great leftovers from 1992. Enjoy!

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Air Zonk - Stage 2 (Brains Town)

Xak I & II - To a Fort

Mario Paint - Monkey Song

Darkwing Duck - Moliarty's Tower

Final Fantasy Mystic Quest - City of Forest

Spider Man & X-Men: Arcade's Revenge - Spider

Romancing SaGa - The Conflict

Arcana - The Legend

Axelay - Mother

E.V.O. Search for Eden - Mother Earth

Wild Arms XF - Duel Sign

Sega Rally 2 - BGM 9

Breath of Fire III - Casually

H-Mister - Omega Drive

Tri Force Heroes - Stage 1: Woodlands

Star Trap - BGM 12

George Foreman's KO Boxing - Track 7

Atelier Lydie & Suelle - Hydrangea Part 1

Ganbare Goemon Uchuu Kaizoku Akogingu - Sea World

Episode 387: 1992

This week, the guys take a look at one of the most incredible years in video game music: 1992! This year saw the release of some huge titles and amazing soundtracks. Enjoy this eclectic collection of VGM released in the same year!

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Outrunners - Takenobu Mitsuyoshi - Sega - Arcade - 1992

-Niagara Falls

Dragon Quest V - Koichi Sugiyama - Enix - SNES - 1992

-Friendly and Peaceful

Shining Force - Masahiko Yoshimura - Sega - Genesis - 1992

-Hikari no Gunzei (World Map 1)

Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins - Kazumi Totaka - Nintendo - Game Boy - 1992

-Athletic

Mega Man 5 - Mari Yamaguchi - Nintendo - NES - 1992

-ProtoMan's Fortress Stage

Bomberman '93 - Jun Chikuma - Hudson - TG16 - 1992

-Planet Quarry

Super Mario Kart - Soyo Oka - Nintendo - SNES - 1992

-Mario Circuit

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time - Mutsuhiko Izumi - Konami - Arcade - 1992

-Sewer Surfin'

Indiana Jones & the Fate of Atlantis - The Dream Team - Lucasarts - PC - 1992

-The Car Chase

Sonic the Hedgehog 2 - Masato Nakamura - Sega - Genesis - 1992

-Emerald Hill Zone

Streets of Rage 2 - Yuzo Koshiro - Sega - Genesis - 1992

-Dreamer

Final Fantasy V - Nobuo Uematsu - Square - SNES - 1992

-Tenderness In The Air

Gargoyle's Quest II - Yuki Iwai - Capcom - NES - 1992

-Desert Sittem

Kirby's Dream Land - Jun Ishikawa - Nintendo - Game Boy - 1992

-Ending

Super Double Dragon - Kazunaka Yamane - Technos - SNES - 1992

-Mission 4

Alisia Dragoon - Nobuyuki Aoshima, Mamoru Ishimoda, Yoko Sonoda - Sega - Genesis - 1992

-Stage 1-1

Super Fantasy Zone - Naoki Kodaka - Sega - Genesis - 1992

-Fresh Melon

M.C. Kids - Charles Deenen - Virgin - NES - 1992

-Level Theme 2

Paladin's Quest - Kohei Tanaka - Enix - SNES - 1992

-Beyond the Millennia

Devilish - Hitoshi Sakimoto - Sega - Genesis - 1992

-Stage 5: Seaside

Episode 386: Mother 3

In this episode, Karl & Will focus on the eclectic and lovable soundtrack to Mother 3! Composed solely by Shogo Sakai, this amazing score covers tons of different styles and emotions, while pushing the boundaries of what GBA music can be. Enjoy!

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Mother 3 - Shogo Sakai - Nintendo - GBA - 2006

-Fun Naming

-Mom's Hometown

-To Sunshine Forest

-Mr. Batty Twist

-Gentle Rain

-Run, My Dog, Run!

-And El Mariachi

-Unfounded Revenge

-Monkey's Delivery Service

-Happy Town?

-Even Drier Guys

-Mother 3 Love Theme

-Quite the River

-Snowman

-Volcano! Inferno!

-Porky's Porkies

-True Welcome!

-No Eating Crackers in the Cinema

-Time Passage

-Curtain Call

Episode 385: Hollow Knight

In one of the most requested topics in recent memory, Karl & Will finally explore the beautiful and restrained score to Hollow Knight! The guys discuss how composer Christopher Larkin was able to create a unique and emotional musical experience. Enjoy!

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Hollow Knight - Christopher Larkin - Team Cherry - PC/Switch/PS4 - 2017

-Reflection

-Enter Hallownest

-Dirtmouth

-False Knight

-Greenpath

-Hornet

-Mantis Lords

-City of Tears

-Dung Defender

-Decisive Battle

-Queen's Gardens

-The White Lady

-Broken Vessel

-Kingdom's Edge

-Nosk

-White Palace

-Sealed Vessel

-Radiance

-Hollow Knight

Episode 384: Show & Tell 28

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 an excellent, diverse collection of VGM!

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Paint by DS: Military Vehicles - Unknown - Ertain Corp - DS - 2007

-BGM 04

Arcana - Jun Ishikawa - HAL - SNES - 1992

-Our Story's Name & Prologue to the Tale

Gameboy Gallery - Yoko Mizuta, Jin Sugita - Nintendo - Game Boy - 1994

-BGM 1

Black Bird: Tori Tachi no Tooboe - Takeaki Watanabe - Vivian - PC-98 - 1995

-Digital Beast

Harvest Moon DS: Grand Bazar - Noriko Ishida, Eri Yasuda - Marvelous - DS - 2008

-Love Event 3

The Liar Princess and the Blind Prince - Takeshi Matsumoto - Nippon Ichi - Switch - 2019

-A Song Melting in the Moonlight Night

Aoki Densetsu Shoot! - Kennosuke Suemura - KSS - SNES - 1994

-Title

Bakushou Yoshimoto Shinkigeki - Unknown - Hudson - PC Engine CD - 1994

-BGM 3

Zaidan Houjin Nihon Kanji Nouryoku... - Unknown - IE Institute - DS - 2006

-BGM 5

Arnold Palmer Tournament Golf - Takuhiko Uwabo - Sega - Genesis - 1989

-BGM 4

Space Invaders '91 - Noriyuki Iwadare - Taito - Genesis - 1990

-Rounds 2, 11, 14

梅干茶漬け(Umeboshi Chazuke) - あじたま見聞録 (Ajitama Memoir)

-One-Hundred Eater

San-X Character Channel: All-Star Daishuugou! - Unknown - MTO - DS - 2008

-Staff Roll

Fire Emblem: Three Houses - Hiroki Morishita - Nintendo - Switch - 2019

-The Night of the Ball

Saihai no Yukue - Koei BGM Division - Koei - DS - 2007

-Track 1

ああああ(AAAA) (ricora) - ☆×trip

-ロケット発進!(Launch Rocket!)

Erica - Austin Wintory - Sony - PS4 - 2019

-Know Thyself

Derby Tsuku 2 - Naoaki Jinbo - Sega - Dreamcast - 2001

-BGM 07

Episode 383: Sam & Max Hit the Road

In this long-overdue podcast, Karl & Will focus on one of their favorite and most nostalgic scores: Sam & Max Hit the Road! Composed by the Lucasarts "Dream Team", this film-noir-inspired jazz score is rich, funny and very ahead of its time. Enjoy!

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Sam & Max Hit the Road - Clint Bajakian, Peter McConnell, Michael Land - Lucasarts - PC - 1993

-Friends

-A Pleasantly Understated Credit Sequence

-Another Idiotic & Baffling Assignment

-Outside Headquarters (The Courier)

-Carnival of the Odd

-Scene of the Crime

-Trixie's Trailor

-Snuckey's Greatest Hits Volume 1

-The World's Largest Ball of Twine

-World of Fish (I'm a Trout, Stupid)

-Doug the Moleman

-Highway Surfing

-Childhood in Brighton (King of the Creatures)

-Shuv-Oohl

-Snuckey's Greatest Hits Volume 2

-Dino Bungee National Memorial

-The Tale of Brave Sir Sam

-Savage Jungle Inn

-The Elder's Pool