Episode 78: RPGs

This week, the guys focus on RPGs! Truly the deepest subgenre of video game music. A wide variety of tracks from some of the best series out there- from the NES to the PS2. The guys also discuss what makes RPG music different from other genres. Enjoy a staggering collection of some outstanding video game music! Listen to Episode 78

Chrono Trigger - Yasunori Mitsuda - Square - Super NES - 1995 -Kingdom Trial Dragon Quest 2 - Koichi Sugiyama - Enix - MSX2 - 1988 -Travelling with Friends Secret of Mana - Hiroki Kikuta - Square - Super NES - 1993 -Angel's Fear Kingdom Hearts - Yoko Shimomura - Square - Playstation 2 - 2002 -Traverse Town Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished - The Final Chapter - Yuzo Koshiro – Falcom – PC-88 - 1988 -To Make the End of Battle Ogre Battle 64 - Hayato Matsuo, Masaharu Iwata, Hitoshi Sakimoto - Atlus - N64 - 2000 -After Words Fire Emblem: Ankoku Ryū to Hikari no Tsurugi -Yuka Tsujiyoko- Nintendo - Famicom - 1990 -Main Theme Suikoden - Miki Higashino - Konami - Playstation - 1996 -Main Theme (Guitar Version) Shining Force II - Motoaki Takenouchi - Sega - Genesis - 1993 -Wandering Warriors Final Fantasy V - Nobuo Uematsu - Square - Super Famicom - 1992 -Ahead On Our Way Xenogears - Yasunori Mitsuda - Square - Playstation - 1998 -My Village is Number One Rudra no Hihou - Ryuji Sasai - Square - Super Famicom - 1996 -The Quest for Rudra's Mines Final Fantasy Tactics -Masaharu Iwata & Hitoshi Sakimoto - Square - Playstation - 1997 -Battle on the Bridge Seiken Densetsu 3 - Hiroki Kikuta - Square - Super Famicom - 1995 -Nuclear Fusion Ys Origin - Mieko Ishikawa, Hayato Sonoda, Takahiro Unisuga, Ryo Takeshita - Falcom - PC - 2006 -Genesis Beyond the Beginning Heroes of Mana - Yoko Shimomura - Square Enix - DS - 2007 -And Thus Fate Becomes Cruel Destiny of an Emperor - Hiroshige Tonomura - Capcom - NES - 1989 -History Super Mario RPG - Yoko Shimomura - Square/Nintendo - Super NES - 1996 -Beware the Forest's Mushrooms Wild Arms -Michiko Naruke - Sony - Playstation - 1996 -Into the Wilderness

Play In:Mario & Luigi: Partners in Time - Yoko Shimomura - Nintendo - DS - 2005-The Time MachinePlay Out:Grandia - Noriyuki Iwadare - Sony - Saturn - 1997-Theme of Grandia