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Post by thl » Tue Aug 21, 2007 7:33 pm

woody.cool wrote:Golden Axe: don't know the name of the tune, but it's the one in the backgrund of the first level!
It's Wilderness. Also I like Battle Field and Path of Fiend of that game.

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Post by * » Tue Aug 21, 2007 8:11 pm

N2O on the playstation.

The game only has to read from the disc once, when it starts up. After that, you can put any other CD in the console and (as long as its audio tracks are standard Red Book CD audio) the game will analyse the contents of the disc and let you use its tracks as background music.
The best thing about it is that if you put another Playstation CD in, it will detect and ignore the track that contains the game data and only play the music tracks. :D

I find N2O particularly enjoyable with the music from Krazy Ivan, but I've been trying out Blast Radius recently, with promising results.

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Post by Emperor Fossil » Tue Aug 21, 2007 10:08 pm

The music in Rez always makes me crank up the volume.

I also have a bit of a thing for the level one music in DoDonPachi Dai Ou Jou, and also Zuntata's stuff in G-Darius and Darius Gaiden.

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Post by djcarlos » Wed Aug 22, 2007 4:44 am

After the GTA games, the music on Driver: Parallel Lines is good too, well the 1970s bit is, the 2006 music is pretty arse.
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Post by cyclone5uk » Thu Aug 23, 2007 10:37 am

All the original Megaman games had great music, so did Megaman X for that matter.

I also love the music for Maniac Mansion for the NES (especiialy Bernard and Syds themes).

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Post by kiniki » Thu Aug 23, 2007 10:44 am

Locoroco... soundtrack is great, really uplifting and fun

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Post by smila » Thu Aug 23, 2007 10:58 am

c64 - delta ingame music. hubbard at his best
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Post by The Master » Thu Aug 23, 2007 1:56 pm

I like the other two OutRun tracks better than Magical Sound Shower, but Passing Breeze holds a special place in my heart being the first one I ever heard or played to.
Dee dee deedle-eee, dee de dee, dee dee deeee....

The music from Cybernoid II (Amiga version especially) makes my little soldier grow a bit too.

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Post by woody.cool » Thu Aug 23, 2007 2:03 pm

The Master wrote:I like the other two OutRun tracks better than Magical Sound Shower, but Passing Breeze holds a special place in my heart being the first one I ever heard or played to.
Dee dee deedle-eee, dee de dee, dee dee deeee....

The music from Cybernoid II (Amiga version especially) makes my little soldier grow a bit too.
I got them mixed up, it is Passing Breeze I think is the one that's my fav Outrun tune (at least based on your 'Dee dee deedle-eee' description)

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Post by The Master » Thu Aug 23, 2007 2:06 pm

I think that's it anyway, it's the one you have to hard-right for... I shall confirm tomorrow...

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Post by woody.cool » Thu Aug 23, 2007 3:49 pm

Here you are - just to help make your mind up - I've enclosed these, for your audible pleasure!

http://woody-cool.no-ip.biz/music/outru ... breeze.mid Passing Breeze
http://woody-cool.no-ip.biz/music/outru ... shower.mid Magic Sound Shower (this is the one I like)
http://woody-cool.no-ip.biz/music/outrun/last_wave.mid Last Wave
http://woody-cool.no-ip.biz/music/outru ... h_wave.mid Splash Wave

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Post by The Master » Thu Aug 23, 2007 4:05 pm

HAHAHA, yes :)

Definitely Passing Breeze, and my girlfriend just looked at me in a really funny way for rocking out to a MIDI file... :D

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Post by The Master » Thu Aug 23, 2007 4:09 pm

(Where the hell did you get full, note-accurate MIDI files of the OutRun soundtrack from??!)

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Post by will2097 » Thu Aug 23, 2007 6:34 pm

I've been playing it for a couple of days...

Novastorm by Psygnosis. The back ground music (except from the ice world) is amazing.

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Post by * » Thu Aug 23, 2007 6:38 pm

will2097 wrote:Novastorm by Psygnosis. The back ground music (except from the ice world) is amazing.
I have the PS1 version of that. It doesn't work with N2O. :(

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