Episode 38: Handhelds

The guys explore a topic that is somewhat overlooked in the world of video game music: Handhelds! Featuring music from all of the most well-known handheld systems, as well as some lesser known ones, this episode is a fun look at the evolution of technical and compositional styles in this sub-genre of game music. Listen to Episode 38

Pokemon Red and Blue - Junichi Masuda - Nintendo - Game Boy - 1996 -Ending Castlevania: The Adventure - Shigeru Fukutake, Norio Hanzawa, Hidehiro Funauchi - Konami - Game Boy - 1989 -Revenge Blue Lightning - Alex Rudis & Bob Vieira - Atari - Lynx - 1989 -Title Screen Shining Force: Sword of Hayja - Motoaki Takenouchi - Sega - Game Gear - 1993 -Great Cypress War Summon Night: Swordcraft Story - Minako Adachi, Kohei Matsuoka, Kiyohiro Sada - Atlus - GBA - 2003 -A Deadly Swordfight Professor Layton and the Curious Village - Tomohito Nishiura - Level-5 - DS - 2007 -St. Mystere Riviera the Promised Land - Minako Adachi - Sting - WonderSwan - 2002 -Heaven's Gate Super Mario Land 2 - Kazumi Tokata - Nintendo - Game Boy - 1992 -Staff Roll Chip's Challenge - Alex Rudis & Bob Vieira - Atari - Lynx - 1989 -Ending Sonic the Hedgehog - Yuzo Koshiro - Sega - Game Gear - 1991 -Scrap Brain Zone Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core - Takeharu Ishimoto - Square Enix - PSP - 2008 -The Price of Freedom Mario Kart: Super Circuit - Kenichi Nishimaki - Nintendo - GBA - 2001 -Rainbow Road The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening - Kazumi Totaka, Kozue Ishikawa, Minako Hamano - Nintendo - Game Boy - 1993 -House 7th Dragon - Yuzo Koshiro - Sega - DS - 2009 -Beautiful Garden The G.G. Shinobi - Yuzo Koshiro - Sega - Game Gear - 1991 -Harbor 2 Final Fantasy Legend - Nobou Uematsu - Square - Game Boy - 1989 -Beyond the Tower Super Mario 3D Land - Asuka Hayazaki, Mahito Yokota, Shigetoshi Gohara, Takeshi Hama, Yuya Takezawa - Nintendo - 3DS - 2011 -Beach Theme

Play In: The G.G. Shinobi II - Yuzo Koshiro - Sega - Game Gear - 1992     -Building 1 Play Out: Wario Land 2 - Kozue Ishikawa - Nintendo - Game Boy Color - 1998     -Up On the Rooftop