Episode 341: Show & Tell 26

It's time for another installment of Show & Tell! Karl & Will each bring in their own playlist of tracks that the other hasn't heard. And in Show & Tell fashion, they duke it out in order to decide the track of the week. Enjoy a diverse assortment of awesome VGM!

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Sega GT 2002 - Masanori Takeuchi - Sega - Xbox - 2002

-Time Attack

Miitopia - Toshiyuki Sudo, Shinji Ushiroda - Nintendo - 3DS - 2016

-Catalogue Orders

Ganbare Goemon: Kuru Nara Koi! - Junko Karashima - Konami - PS1 - 1998

-Hagure Town Revisited

Pro Darts – Manfred Linzner – Vatical - Game Boy Color - 1999

-Track 1

Nelward - The Mondo Zone - 2016

-s e a f o a m g r e e n

Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom – Joe Hiaishi – Bandai Namco - PS4 - 2018

-Boundless Skies

7th Dragon - Yuzo Koshiro - Sega - DS - 2009

-Battlefield: Tower of Crimson Pickets (8-Bit Version)

RollerGames – Atsushi Fujio - Konami - NES – 1990

-Broken Freeway

Titan of Plasma - Summer Chip VIII - 2018

-The Rise of the Black Sun Dragons

RollerGames – Atsushi Fujio - Konami - NES – 1990

-Bad Attitude

Joshua Morse - Waveform 4 - 2013

-Turtle Dance 3

Final Fantasy XV – Yoko Shimmomura - Square Enix - PS4/Xbox One - 2016

-Galdin Quay

SaGa Scarlet Grace - Kenji Ito - Square Enix - Vita - 2016

-Divine Star: Guardians

Code Geass: Hangyaku no Lelouch – Unknown - Namco Bandai - DS - 2007

-Track 1

1000 Cooking Recipes from Elle à Table - Kazumi Totaka - Nintendo - DS - 2010

-Kitchen Bossa

Dungeon of Windaria - Kenji Kaneko? - Compile Heart - DS - 2008

-Main Theme

Shnabubula - SNESology Special Edition - 2015

-Across The Plains (Final Fantasy VI Instruments)

Shounin yo, Taishi o Idake!! - Kenichi Kamio – Bandai - SNES - 1995

-Stage Epilogue

Episode 340: Commodore 64

In this very long-overdue episode, Karl & Will dive deep into some of the best music created for the legendary computer system the Commodore 64! Enjoy some classic and progressive chiptunes featuring the beloved SID soundchip!

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Commando - Rob Hubbard - High Score

Golden Axe - Jeroen Tel - Title Theme

Wizball - Martin Galway - Title Music

Ghouls 'n Ghosts - Tim Follin - Stage Three

The Last Ninja 2 - Matt Gray - Central Park

Stormlord - Jeroen Tel - Title

Robocop - Jonathan Dunn - Title Theme

Deflektor - Ben Daglish - Main Theme

Monty on the Run - Rob Hubbard - Main Theme

Gauntlet III - Tim Follin - Title Theme

Ocean Games Loader 2 - Martin Galway

Great Giana Sisters - Chris Huelsbeck - Loading Screen

The Last V8 - Rob Hubbard - Title Theme

Supremacy - Jeroen Tel - Main Theme

Tusker - Matt Gray - Loader

Agent X II - Tim Follin - Level 1

Parallax - Martin Galway - Title Theme (snippet)

One Man and his Droid - Rob Hubbard - Main Theme

Bionic Commando - Tim Follin - Stage 3

Cybernoid 2 - Jeroen Tel - Title

Episode 339: Menu Music

Today's special is a fresh, heaping helping of video game menu themes! This playlist is chock-full of some of the finest pieces of VGM ever composed. We've got your data selects, we've got your pause menu themes, we've got your main menus. Bon Appétit!

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Perfect Dark - Grant Kirkhope - Menu Theme

Stardew Valley - Eric Barone - Load Game

Gran Turismo 3 - Isamu Ohira - Light Velocity (Dealership Menu)

Star Fox - Hajime Hirasawa - Controls

Sonic the Hedgehog 3 - SEGA Sound Team - Data Select

Wii Shop Channel Music - Kazumi Totaka

Dark Souls - Motoi Sakuraba - Souls of Fire (Menu Theme)

Metroid Prime - Kenji Yamamoto - Main Menu

Super Mario 64 - Koji Kondo - File Select

Pebble Beach Golf Links - Shigekazu Kamaki - Menu

The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker - Koji Kondo - Menu Selection

Sim City - Soyo Oka - Menu

Far Cry 5 - Dan Romer - Pause Menu 2

ATP Tour Championship Tennis - Hikoshi Hashimoto - Menu 1 & 3

Sonic Mega Collection - Hideaki Kobayashi - Game Menu

The Last of Us - Gustavo Santaolalla - Main Menu

Wii U eShop Music (Holidays 2015) - Unknown

Super Mario All-Stars - Soyo Oka - Game Select

Persona 4 - Shoji Meguro - A Corner of Memory

The Idolmaster Cinderella Girls: Starlight Stage - Bandai Namco - Idol Menu

Episode 338: Jikkyou Powerful Pro

Finally, the episode everyone is waiting for…or not. Karl & Will focus on some surprisingly outstanding music from Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu, a series of Baseball games from Konami. The guys play music from 6 series titles released on the PSP. Enjoy some chill, fun & feel-good VGM!

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Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu Portable 1 - Tomoaki Hirono, Shoichi Tanaka, Masahiko Kimura - Konami - PSP - 2006
-Load the Bases
-Take 1 For the Team
-Pinch Hitter
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu Portable 2 - Tomoaki Hirono, Shoichi Tanaka, Masahiko Kimura - Konami - PSP - 2007
-Moonshot
-Road Game
-Put on Your Rally Cap
-Left on Base
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu Portable 3 - Tomoaki Hirono, Shoichi Tanaka, Masahiko Kimura - Konami - PSP - 2008
-Pennant Race
-Off-Day
-Spring Training
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu Portable 4 - Tomoaki Hirono, Shoichi Tanaka, Masahiko Kimura - Konami - PSP - 2009
-Home Opener
-Extra Innings
-7th Inning Stretch
-Perfect Game!
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 2012 - Tomoaki Hirono, Shoichi Tanaka, Masahiko Kimura - Konami - PSP - 2012
-Hit for the Cycle
-Scoring Position
-Power Hitter
Jikkyou Powerful Pro Yakyuu 2013 - Tomoaki Hirono, Shoichi Tanaka, Masahiko Kimura - Konami - PSP - 2013
-Bottom of the 9th
-Five and Dive
-Rain Delay

Episode 337: Rayman Legends

In this episode, the guys focus on the phenomenal soundtrack to Rayman Legends! Lead composer Christophe Heral crafted one of the most creative, funny, eclectic and memorable scores of the past 10 years. Enjoy some top tier VGM!

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Rayman Legends - Cristophe Heral, Billy Martin - Ubisoft - Various - 2013

-Breathing Fire! (Album Ver.).

-Main Theme - Babel Tower

-Gallery Map - Teensies in Trouble

-Medieval Forest (Album Ver.)

-Storming the Castle

-Creepy Castle

-Gallery Map - Toad Story

-When the Wind Blows

-Ray and the Beanstalk (Album Ver.)

-Lost in the Clouds

-Fiesta de los Muertos

-Lucha Libre Get Away (Album Ver.)

-Dive Another Day (Album Ver.)

-Strategy & Spying (Album Ver.)

-Hell's Gate (Album Ver.)

-Olympus Maximus - Invaded (Album Ver.)

-Orchestral Chaos

-Grannies World Tour

-20,000 Lums Under the Sea (Album Mix)

-The Spy Who Kicked Me

Episode 336: Bad Music 4

You all asked for it...literally. For the fourth time on the podcast, Karl & Will are punished with some of the worst video game music that was ever composed. This is by far the most requested follow-up topic. The good news is, the music here is so bad that it provides plenty of laughs. Enjoy?

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Roadblasters - Brad Fuller - Track 1 & 4

Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle - Chikako Kamatani - Item C

Gaudi: Barcelona no Kaze - Unknown - BGM 15

Cyborg Justice - András Magyari - Level 1 & Intro

Super Conflict: The Mideast - Robert Ridihalgh - Battle

Dirty Harry - Steven Samler & Elliott Delman - Track 10

God Hand - Masafumi Takada, Jun Fukuda - Smoking Roll

Second Samurai - Brian Marshall - Main Theme

Fun House - Unknown - Track 2

Shove It! - Unknown - Main BGM

Shining Wisdom - Motoaki Takenouchi - Introduction

Star Trek Deep Space Nine: The Crossroads of Time - Novotrade Sound Team - Abandon Ship

Image Fight - Masahiko Ishida - Level 1

Salmon-Pink Max - Unknown - Stage Theme

Mario Kart 7 - Satomi Terui - Rosalina's Ice World

Paperboy 2 - Andy Armer - Training Course

Super Chinese 3 - Akinori Sawa - Track 1

Sonic Adventure DX - Jun Senoue - Believe in Myself (Tails' Theme)

Skull & Crossbones - Don Diekneite, Brad Fuller - Track 11

Episode 335: 8-Bit Lost Treasures

In this episode, the guys present a hand-picked collection of obscure awesome 8-Bit music that you probably haven't heard! Who doesn't like discovering new music? Enjoy these "Lost Treasures."

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Tenchi wo Kurau II - Yasuaki (Bun Bun) Fujita - Famicom - Title Screen
Monster Traveler - Katsuhisa Hattori - Game Boy - BGM 7
Flying Warriors - Akinori Sawa - NES - Tournament
Momotarou Katsugeki - Hudson Sound Team - TurboGrafx-16 - Lava Cave
Nishimura Kyoutarou Mystery: Blue Train Satsujin Jiken - Akihito Hayashi - Famicom - Track 8
The Treasure of Usas - Kazuhiko Uehara, Kinuyo Yamashita - MSX2 - Stage 5
F-1 Sensation - Tomoya Tomita, Jun Chuma - NES - Race Theme 2
Gekitou Power Modeler - Koichi Fujiwara - Game Boy - Opening
Armed Dragon Fantasy Villgust - Yuko Sano, Shinji Amagishi - NES - King's Castle
Kuusou Kagaku Sekai: Gulliver Boy - Kohei Tanaka - TurboGrafx-16 - House Toscani
Power Rangers: Time Force - Iku Mizutani - Game Boy - Megazord Battle
F1 Spirit 3D Special - Masahiro Ikariko - MSX - Title Screen
Bio Miracle Bokutte Upa - Atsushi Fujio, Seiichi Fukami, Kouji Murata - Famicom - A Rattle Samba
Cross Wiber - Hiroto Saitoh - TurboGrafx-16 - Chapter 4
Legend of the Double Moon - Motoaki Takenouchi - NES - Main Theme
Yamamura Misa Suspense - Yuko Sano, Yuko Shimokawa - Famicom - Title Screen
New Century GPX Cyber Formula - Yusuke Takahama - Game Boy - BGM 2
Werewolf: The Last Warrior - Shogo Sakai, Takafumi Miura, Yusuke Takahama - NES - No More Heroes Boy
Crayon Shin-chan: Ora to Poi Poi - Akihito Hayashi, Shinji Amagishi - Famicom - You Win!

Episode 334: Marcato Radio 13

It's time for another installment of Marcato Radio! Once again, it's another non-stop collection of outstanding video game music. Some you've heard before, and many you have not. How many tracks can YOU recognize? Enjoy!

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Jinmon Yuugi - Akira Sato - PC-98 - BGM4
Ganbare Goemon: Kuru Nara Koi - Junko Karashima - PS1 - Impact Battle 2
Sangokushi III - Minoru Mukaiya - SNES - Ravishing Maiden
BotB Spring Tracks VII - Jimmyoshi - Shoot for the Moon
Yoshi's Woolly World - Tomoya Tomita - Wii U - Across the Fluttering Dunes
Baten Kaitos Origins - Motoi Sakuraba - Gamecube - Le ali del principio
Light Crusader - Aki Hata - Genesis - Title Screen, Boss Defeated
Fighting EX Layer - Shinji Hosoe - PS4 - Garuda Cave Theme
Tengai Makyo Zero - Toshiyuki Sasagawa - SNES - Peaceful Village
Gurumin - Falcom JDK - PSP - Soaring Through Azure Sadness
Assassins Creed Origins - Sarah Schachner - PS4/Xbox One - Main Theme
BotB Spring Tracks VII - petet - Heart of the Matter
Gran Turismo 6 - Akimasa Yamada - PS3 - Lotus in dam
Shin Momotarou Densetsu - Kazuyuki Sekiguchi - SNES - Kaguya, the Princess of the Moon
Cosmic Psycho - Yuki Nakayama - X68000 - Neptune
The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes - Ryo Nagamatsu - 3DS - Hytopia
Live A Live - Yoko Shimomura - SNES - The Birds Fly in the Sky, the Fish Swim in the River
Overcooked 2 - Oliver Wood - Switch - Ravenous Rapids
Tales of the Abyss - Bump of Chicken - PS2 - Karma (Instrumental)
Beatmania IIDX 24 - Nekomata Gekidan - Arcade - AsiaN Distractive