Episode 148: Final Levels

In this very exciting episode, the guys focus on the music to Final Levels! This is typically the last piece of music you hear in the game before facing the final boss. The guys discuss what makes Final Level music different from Final Boss music. Enjoy a solid playlist, featuring mostly old-school tracks, with a few killer modern tracks as well.

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Sonic the Hedgehog 2 – Masato Nakamura – Sega – Genesis – 1992
-Death Egg Zone
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – Jun Funahashi – Konami – NES – 1989
-Final Stage
Mario Kart: Super Circuit – Kenichi Nishimaki – Nintendo – GBA – 2001
-Rainbow Road
Alisia Dragoon – Nobuyuki Aoshima & Mamoru Ishimoda – Sega – Genesis – 1992
-Stage 8
Chip ‘n Dale Rescue Rangers – Harumi Fujita – Capcom – NES – 1990
-Stage J
Goldeneye 007 – Grant Kirkhope – Rare – N64 – 1997
-Cradle
Sonic the Hedgehog 3 – SEGA Sound Team – Sega – Genesis – 1994
-Launch Base Zone Act 2
Touhou 7: Perfect Cherry Blossom – Jun’ya Ota – Team Shanghai Alice – PC – 2003
-Ultimate Truth (Final Stage)
Falsion – Shinya Sakamoto, Shigehiro Takenouchi – Konami – FDS – 1987
-Level 6 BGM
Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia – Michiru Yamane & Yasuhiro Ichihashi – Konami – DS – 2008
-The Colossus
Outrunners – Takayuki Nakamura – Sega – Arcade – 1993
-Final Stage
God of War II – Gerard Marino – Sony – PS2 – 2007
-The Loom Chamber
Air Zonk – Unknown – Hudson – TurboGrafx 16 – 1992
-Stage 5-3
Mega Man 6 – Yuko Takehara -Capcom – NES – 1994
-Dr. Wily’s Stage
Star Fox Assault – Yoshinori Kawamoto – Nintendo – Gamecube – 2005
-Aparoid Tunnel
Sonic 3D Blast – Jun Senoue – Sega – Genesis – 1996
-Panic Puppet Zone
Gargoyle’s Quest – Yoko Shimomura – Capcom – Game Boy – 1990
-Breager’s Castle
Super Mario Galaxy 2 – Mahito Yakota – Nintendo – Wii – 2010
-Bowser’s Galaxy Generator
Mega Man 7 – Yuko Takehara, Toshihiko Horiyama – Capcom – Super NES – 1995
-Dr. Wily 4
Gradius II – Hidenori Maezawa & Yukie Morimoto – Konami – NES – 1988
-Stage 8: Something Ghostly
Gimmick! – Masashi Kageyama – Sunsoft – Famicom – 1992
-Sophia (Take 2) [Stage 7]