Episode 47: Romantic Music

Listen to Episode 47 Just in time for Valentine's Day, Karl & Will explore romantic and love themes in the world of video games. The guys discuss what makes a piece of music romantic, and the different ways in which composers can evoke the feeling of romance. As usual, this episode features a diverse mix of great music from all different generations.

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished - The Final Chapter - Mieko Ishikawa – Falcom – PC-88 - 1988 -Too Full With Love Final Fantasy IV - Nobuo Uematsu - Square - Super Famicom - 1991 -Theme Of Love Out Run - Hiroshi Kawaguchi - Sega - Arcade - 1991 -Passing Breeze Shenmue - Ryuji Iuchi - Sega - Dreamcast - 1999   -Sedge Flower (Original Version) The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess - Toru Minegishi, Asuka Ōta - Nintendo - Wii/Gamecube - 2006 -Calm and Hope Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney: Trials & Tribulations - Noriyuki Iwadare - Capcom - DS - 2004 -The Fragrance of Dark Coffee (Gyakuten Meets Jazz Soul Version) Ogre Battle 64 - Hayato Matsuo, Masaharu Iwata, Hitoshi Sakimoto - Atlus - N64 - 2000 -The Lingering Imagery Chrono Cross - Noriko Mitose, Yasunori Mitsuda - Square - PlayStation - 1999 -Radical Dreamers Breath of Fire II - Yuko Takehara - Capcom - Super NES - 1994 -More Than Words Super Smash Bros. Brawl - Shogo Sakai - Nintendo - Wii - 2008 -Mother 3 Love Theme Terranigma - Miyoko Kobayashi & Masanori Hikichi - Enix - Super NES - 1995 -Elle's Theme Grandia II – Noriyuki Iwadare - Enix - Dreamcast - 2000 -Romance at a Windy Isle FF XI: Rise of the Zilart - Naoshi Mizuta - Square Enix - PS2 - 2003 -The Sanctuary of Zi'Tah Touhou Kaikidan: Mystic Square - Junya Ōta - Amusement Makers - PC-98 - 1998 -Peaceful Romancer Ys V: Kefin, The Lost City of Sand - Mieko Ishikawa, Naoki Kaneda, Satoshi Arai, Atsushi Shirakawa, Masaru Nakajima - Falcom - Super Famicom - 1995     -Odds and Ends The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword - Hajime Wakai, Shiho Fujii, Mahito Yokota, Takeshi Hama - Nintendo - Wii - 2011     -Romance in the Air

Play In: The Secret of Monkey Island - Michael Land - Lucasarts - PC - 1990     -Guybrush and Elaine Play Out: Super Mario Bros. 3 - Koji Kondo - Nintendo - NES - 1998     -Ending