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Rimantas

Which game's soundtrack is your favorite?

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It can be one, few or even top list.

My favorites:

Quake I

Doom I-II

Doom 3

Diablo I

Might & Magic XIII

Duke Nukem 3D Atomic Edition

Chrono Trigger

Robin Hood - The Legend of Sherwood

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In no particular order:

 

Stalker SoC.

Half-Life series.

Mortal Kombat trilogy.

Quake.

Doom 64.

PSX Doom.

Doom.

Shadow Warrior Classic & 2013.

Duke Nukem 3D.

NFS Underground, Carbon (never said they have to be shooters).

Batman Arkham series.

Skyrim.

Morrowind.

Deus Ex.

System Shock 2.

Death Rally (classic).

Left 4 Dead 1.

Unreal.

Contra Force.

Batman NES.

Amnesia TDD.

The Darkness series.

Black Mesa.

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Some soundtracks I particularly like :

 

Alundra

Threads of fate

Serious sam the first and second encounter

Sunset riders (Arcade)

Burning Force (Arcade)

Parasite Eve

Silent Hill 1 and 2

Syphon filter 1

Tomb raider 1 and 2

Secret of Evermore

Final Fantasy IX

Streets of Rage 1

Contra : Hard Corps

Phoenix Wright 1

Apollo Justice

 

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Not my all time favorite, but I've really been into Unreal and Unreal RtNP soundtracks lately. They sound so late 90s and I love it.

 

My all time favorite? Hmm... I'm gonna have to go with Doom and Doom 2. Bobby Prince created some amazing tracks for the game we all know and love.

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My fav game soundtracks without any particular order

Turrican II
Doom
Duke Nukem 3D
Blood
Cave Story
Yume Nikki
Strarbound
Terraria
Quake
Lemmings

 

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Tomb Raider 1, Anniversary, TR 2013, Rise of TR

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag

Assassin's Creed Odyssey

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

Shadow of the Colossus

Roller Coaster Tycoon 1

Ark Survival Evolved

Grand Theft Auto IV

Worms Revolution

The Sims 3 and 4

Ultimate Doom

Final Doom

Far Cry 5

Skyrim

Minecraft

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This list is from what I played...and I found it memorable

  • Okami
  • GTA Vice City and San Andreas
  • PSX Doom
  • Final Fantasy X and XII
  • Quake 2
  • Parasite Eve
  • Resident Evil 2
  • R-Type Delta
  • Dragon Quest 8
  • Onimusha 2 and 3
  • Soul Reaver 2
  • and...how can I forget Shadow Man? one of the most obscure, underrated games ever....
1 hour ago, Agent6 said:

Batman NES.

Fuck yes!!!

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Crash Bandicoot 2

I forgot about that one....

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Gran Turismo...

@Bridgeburner56That one is hard to me cuz I like the music used for simulation mode in 2, 4 and 5.

2, 3 and 4 for the arcade, racing music.

 

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Some of my favorite game soundtracks:

  • Crash Bandicoot 2
  • DOOM '16
  • Ori and the Blind Forest
  • Quake II
  • Super Meat Boy
  • Unreal
  • Wolfenstein: The New Order
  • Ys I & II Chronicles+

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I think I should add a second list as I'm starting to remember more games...

  • Actraiser 2
  • Donkey Kong Country 1
  • Medal of Honor 1, Underground and Frontline
  • Tony Hawk Pro Skater 4
  • Doom 64 (yes I forgot that one AAAAAAAA)
  • Duke Nukem Time to Kill
  • Castlevania Lament of Innocence and Curse of Darkness
  • Tenchu...hell yea...

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Bionic Commando: Rearmed

Super CastleVania IV

Contra 3: The Alien Wars

F-Zero

Double Dragon NES

Super Metroid

PewDiePie: Legend of the Brofist
Fitz the Fox

Terminator 2: NES

Alien 3: NES / Alien 3 SNES

Batman NES
Shatterhand

Battle of Olympus

Shadowgate NES

 

I've heard Mega Man 2 far too much to be enjoyable anymore

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Cool suggestions, here are some I haven't seen mentioned yet:

-Braid (My favs: "Lullaby set", "Downstream")

-Undertale (and deltarune) (My favs: "Undertale", "ASGORE", "Hopes and Dreams " and uh, quite a lot)

-Octopath Traveler (Liked quite a lot of tracks here as well, it has everything that makes a JRPG soundtrack rock!)

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This is a game that gets a lot of flak, but this soundtrack is one of the crown jewels of video game music.
 

 

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ohhh, is hard choose one ><

 

but i make a list

 

10: Touhou (i like the music, no more)

9: Undertale (much people want kill me now :v)

8: Quake 2 (i really like this metal music)

7: Megaman x (SIGMA!!!)

6: Intrusion 2 (the final boss song is my favorite)

5: Red Alert 2 (<3 i always love this music)

4: Okami And Tenchu Z (the same style of music, Japanese Music!!!, this style inspire me, but i cant decide a winner)

3: Megaman Zero (the soundtrack of this game is very beatiful)

2: Duke Nukem 3d (lunar apocalypse my favorite chapter and my favorite music)

1: Doom (the original Doom and the 2016 music are the better music!)

0??: the wads of doom are a honorific mention, i love them so much like the music from ancient aliens, or the music of boss battles

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2 hours ago, Blind Joe Death said:

This is a game that gets a lot of flak, but this soundtrack is one of the crown jewels of video game music.
 

 

Flak be damned, Fez is an amazing game and the soundtrack is beautiful. I'm still sad that a bunch of people basically bullied the creator into cancelling the sequel for the awful crime of being a bit abrasive online.

 

I'd add:

 

Rez: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fyl74QjI5s4

 

Elite Beat Agents: (Yeah I know they're all just slightly crap covers, but somehow it really works) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bpfdFxO99X4

 

Shadow of the Colossus: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-0hl3yL2Eso

 

Also, a bit obscure, but I've always loved the music for Spellbound Dizzy on the ZX Spectrum: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RX1vSMMby08

 

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No particular order, with just a few links:

 

Rusty (omg I love Rusty's soundrack)

Turrican 1-3

Shadow of The Beast 1-3

Embodiment of Scarlet Devil

Perfect Cherry Blossom

Warhammer 40k: Space Marine

Space Hulk: Vengeance of The Blood Angels (both versions; 3DO had a different version from the Saturn/PSX/PC iirc)

Quake 1

Herzog Zwei

Ranger-X

Sub-Terrania

Splatterhouse 3

Castlevania (X68000 version only)

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I'll do my best to quickly explain my choices while I'm at it.

 

Civilization III (wide range of styles and instruments, as well as some highly memorable tracks)

Dragon Ball FighterZ (hot take: it's a cut above the average Guilty Gear and Blazblue soundtrack)

Gundam Wing: Endless Duel (nostalgia plays into it, but it's just a good SNES fighting game OST)

Hacknet (it helps make typing on command lines feel cool, professional and edgy all at once)

Jill of the Jungle (sets a great tone of adventure and danger, but the real highlight is Peaks, which sounds beautiful)

Killer Instinct (2013) (Mick Gordon rules. But Celldweller and Atlas Plug did a good job in Season 3, especially with Eagle's Theme)

Morrowind (some of the best adventuring music ever)

Poly Bridge (just some pleasant acoustic guitar tracks. I can listen to them pretty much anywhere.)

Skyrim (some great battle and exploration music)

Soulcalibur II (one of the best fighting game soundtracks ever, full of striking orchestral music)

Street Fighter Alpha 3 (more rhythmic and less melodic than other SF OSTs, but that adds to the appeal)

Super Street Fighter II Turbo (compact and highly memorable compositions--the characters themes are all classics for good reason)

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I don’t want to create a long list so I’ll just mention two games that jumped to mind instantly: Mario RPG has an absolutely gorgeous soundtrack that features many different moods and styles while being a showcase for just how nice music can sound on SNES. Rush 2 for N64 was pulling off some really sweet drum and bass especially considering the hardware. The game and soundtrack are both too good to be as obscure as they’ve become over the years.

 

Obviously many many more games could be mentioned for their beautiful/effective/etc scores but I’ll leave it at this.

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Hard to pick a favorite but definitely...

Doom

Doom II

Quake II

Morrowind

Oblivion

Skyrim

Unreal Tournament

Red Faction Guerrilla

Heretic

Heretic 2

Hexen

Hexen 2

Blade of Darkness

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