Opinion: Top 25 VGM Soundtracks Hub

With individual songs finally listed out, I think it’s time to discuss my favorite soundtracks from video games! I’ve had a tentative list up on my About Me page forever, but I’ve decided to pull it into its own hub post and reevaluate the entire project. As I’ve noted before, this is difficult to pin…

Music: The Top 10 of My Top 100 VGM

So now that I’ve wrapped up that Top 100 VGM list finally, I wanted to share the ten songs I adore the most in order! Home Sweet Home, Beyond Good & Evil, Christophe Heral, PS2/GC/Xbox/PC, UBI Soft, 2003 – Five Modern RPG & Action/Adventure Tunes from my Top 100 Stage 1/5, Batman, Naoki Kodaka, NES,…

Music: The Last 5 Songs from my Top 100 VGM!

Finally! It’s time to put an end cap on this feature as I round out the last five songs from my Top 100 VGM! Of course, now I need to do my favorite soundtracks properly…my work is never done! lol Open the World (Part I), Culdcept, Kenji Ito, PS2, NEC/OmiyaSoft, 2002 This is a definite…

Music: 52 Women VGM Composers You Should Know About – Soyo Oka

Soyo Oka Oka joined Nintendo in 1987 after earning her degree in composition from the Osaka College of Music. She was assigned to EAD to work under Shigeru Miyamoto and Koji Kondo, where she spent the next eight years producing music to several of Nintendo’s titles, including Ice Hockey, Wario’s Woods, Vs. Excitebike, Famicom Grand…

Music: Five of my Top 100 VGM from All Over the Map

All right, we’re down to the last 10 songs on my Top 100 VGM! I’m going to work to get this finished this weekend, so expect the last five tomorrow! Chicago: Stealth, Perfect Dark, Grant Kirkhope, N64, Rare, 2001 For me this is one of the best “stealth” songs I’ve ever come across. And it…

Opinion: Lyn is the best in Fire Emblem Warriors

This isn’t going to be a deep post; I just want to state that Lyn is incredibly fun to play in Fire Emblem Warriors. She teleports around, slashes all over the place, is insanely fast and has some amazing moves that do wonders for crowd control and zipping through large groups. Her voice is just…

Opinion: Artistic Discussion – 2/7/2018

Fire Emblem stood out on the shelf when it launched for the GBA way back in 2003. Its anime influence on its medieval world was unfaltering, and as someone who had finally discovered how much they adored such art design around that time, I was immediately drawn to its distinctive character designs. To this day…

Opinion: Hyrule Warriors vs. Fire Emblem Warriors

This past weekend was mostly spent working my way through Fire Emblem Warriors’ Story Mode, which I’m pleased to say is a solid evolution of the formula established by Hyrule Warriors. In fact, in many ways this is easily the better game mechanically, although I think I do prefer HW just a little bit more…

Music: Five Modern RPG & Action/Adventure Tunes from my Top 100

I have 15 more tracks to go on my Top 100 before I can wrap it up, so let’s just continue marching forward with these posts! 🙂 Today I want to talk about some of my favorite tunes from relatively recent RPGs and Action/Adventure games! Home Sweet Home – Beyond Good & Evil (Christophe Heral,…