Episode 352: Greatest Hits 2018

In yearly tradition, once again Karl & Will look back on the very best music that was played on the podcast in 2018! Enjoy this incredible collection of the cream of the musical crop. Here's to another wonderful year of VGM!

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Kamiko - Misoka - Kamiko Main Theme

Katamari Damacy - Yu Miyake - Cherry Blossom Color Season

Kuusou Kagaku Sekai: Gulliver Boy - Kohei Tanaka - House Toscani

Cat Girl Without Salad - Jake Kaufman - BGM Radical Galaxy

Ricora - Blooming Summer Sky, Flower of Love

Sonic Mania - Tee Lopes - Lights, Camera, Action! (Studiopolis Zone)

Son Son II - Manami Matsumae - Credits

Octopath Traveler - Yasunori Nishiki - The Flatlands

Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 2012 - Tomoaki Hirono - Power Hitter

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate - Hideki Sakamoto - Main Theme (Instrumental)

The Consouls - Consouls 1-1 EP - Shy Guy Beach

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 - Manami Kiyota - Spirit Crucible Elpys

Overcooked - Christian Marsac - Main Theme

Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask - Tomohito Nishiura - Miracle Mask Theme

Titan of Plasma - The Rise of the Black Sun Dragons

RiME - David García Díaz - The Island

Guilty Gear X2 - Daisuke Ishiwatari - Holy Orders (Be Just Or Be Dead)

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Yasuaki Iwata - Tarrey Town

Episode 351: Auteur

In the Season 15 Premiere, Karl & Will explore examples of video game music where the developer of the game also composed the music! Enjoy a smattering of amazing VGM from multi-talented creative artists!

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Kero Blaster - Daisuke Amaya - OXOX Hotel

Donkey Kong - Shigeru Miyamoto - Stage Theme

To the Moon - Kan Gao - Main Theme

Stardew Valley - ConcernedApe - Pelican Town

Leisure Suit Larry 1 - Al Lowe - Main Theme

Undertale - Toby Fox - Fallen Down (Reprise)

Touhou Kaikidan: Mystic Square - ZUN - Dimension of Reverie

Escape Goat 2 - Ian Stocker - Reunion

Cave Story - Daisuke Amaya - Title Theme

Doki Doki Literature Club! - Dan Salvato - Title Theme

Tiny Wings - Andreas Illiger - Tiny Wings Theme

Undertale - Toby Fox - Megalovania

Guilty Gear X2 - Daisuke Ishiwatari - Writhe In Pain

La-Mulana - Takumi Naramura - Grand History

Prince of Persia - Jordan & Francis Mechner - Intro

Bonus Episode: Marcato Radio NYE Edition!

The guys take this week off to get ready for MAGFest, so they present this very special Marcato Radio! Just in time for New Year's Eve, enjoy a special, hand-picked assortment of dancey, energetic VGM! Happy New Year!!

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Super Robot Taisen K - Kennosuke Suemura - Spring Breeze

Beatmania IIDX 25 Cannon Ballers - Dirty Androids - Midnight Lady

Tobu Tobu Girl - potato-tan - Party in the Catmosphere

Vince Kaichan - F Phunk

Legend of the Mystical Ninja - Kazuhiko Uehara - Kyoto

Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games - Kenichi Tokoi - Pocket Marathon

Blue Reflection - Hayato Asano - KOSUICHINOKAKUSURANAKIKU

Streets of Rage 2 - Yuzo Koshiro - Dreamer

Beatmania IIDX 24 - Hige Driver - Shuriken

Rhythm Heaven - Masami Yone - Tunnel

Cat Girl Without Salad - Jake Kaufman - Title Theme

Mouryou Senki Madara - Atsushi Fujio - Ma-Da-Ra

ChipWINter Wilderness - Megabit Panda - Skaoi's Winter Mattress Blowout Sale

Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed - Richard Jacques - Race of Ages

Ganbare Goemon 4 - Kazuhiko Uehara - Water Moon Forest

Waveform 2 - Joshua Morse - Take Flight

mootbooxle - Tracing Shadows

Crypt of the NecroDancer: Freestyle Retro - Jake Kaufman - Stone Cold

Chiptunes = WIN: Volume 5 - Zantilla - Big Booty Hank & The Wank Stank Booty Tank

Gran Turismo 6 - Yuki Oike - Age of Aquarius

Shantae: Half Genie Hero - Jake Kaufman - Uncle Mimic's Song

Episode 350: Super Marcato Bros: A History of Collaboration

THE 350TH EPISODE OF THE SUPER MARCATO BROS. VGM PODCAST!! Wow. To celebrate this milestone, Karl & Will share the history of their creative collaboration with each other. Also, Name That Tune, Listener Qs, Debate and more! Thanks to everyone for listening for all these years!

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Live From the Lair - Super Marcato Bros. - Donut Lifts

U.N. Squadron - Takashi Tateishi - Forest Fortress 1

Sharp - Karl Brueggemann - No Response

Will Brueggemann - Martin and Alvina

Karl & Will - Throw Me Away

Of Cosmic Proportions - Super Marcato Bros. - Massive Meadow Galaxy

Zero-G: Super Satellite Racing - Super Marcato Bros. - Serene

Soaring Through the Stars - Super Marcato Bros. - Main Menu

Mega Buster - Super Marcato Bros. - Gust Man

Askr - Super Marcato Bros. - Atlantis Stage

Shining Force II - Motoaki Takenouchi - Lively Town

Naruto - Artificial Intelligence Bomb

Episode 349: Original Showcase 14

It's time for another installment of Original Showcase! These episodes, done once a season, are when the guys share their own original music they have composed for various projects and albums. Enjoy an eclectic mix of music by the Super Marcato Bros!

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Karl Brueggemann - High Flyer - Big Cheese

Will Brueggemann - Super Star Squadron - Take to the Sky

Karl Brueggemann - ChipWINter Wilderness - North Pole Circuit

Will Brueggemann - Antigone's Theme Concert Suite

Marty Brueggemann - ROBOGIRL 2 (Journey the Stars) - Planet One (Level One)

Karl B & The Soul Surgeons - Sea Legs - Mars Attacks

Super Marcato Bros. - Occultus - Stage 4

Karl Brueggemann - Waiting to Thaw

Will Brueggemann - Super Star Squadron - The Propellerheads

Karl Brueggemann - Chiptunes = WIN: Volume 7 - Baddies' Night Out

Marty Brueggemann - ROBOGIRL 2 (Journey the Stars) - Night City (Mariya-san)

Will Brueggemann - Husband, Ensured - Meet Gustavo (Pioneer's Pride)

Super Marcato Bros. - Hero of Legend - Courtyard of the Forgotten King

Super Marcato Bros. - Hero of Legend - Prince Koji

Super Marcato Bros. - Hero of Legend - The Demon King

Super Marcato Bros. - Occultus - Stage 1

Super Marcato Bros. - Occultus - Battle with the Viscount

Karl Brueggemann - Summer Chip VIII - Storming the Armory

Will Brueggemann - Reunion for Strings

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)