When the first electronic games were sold, they only had rudimentary sound chips with which to produce music. As the technology advanced. the quality of sound and music these game machines could produce increased dramatically. The first game to take credit for its music was Xevious, also noteworthy for its deeply (at that time) constructed stories.
Though many games have had beautiful music to accompany their gameplay, one of the most important games in the history of the video game music is Dragon Quest. Koichi Sugiyama, a composer who was known for his music for various anime and TV shows, including Cyborg 009 and a feature film of Godzilla vs. Biollante, got involved in the pro ...
Energetically produced retro Japanese gaming piece, Should be synonymous with countdown racing with planes, trains and auto-mobile! In short, this rock based track is a lot of fun, very cute and cartoony, which all Arcade games should be. Instrumental, Japanese Music, Japanese Game Music
As in Game Over, Loser! Perfectly edgy for rubbing the nose in of a gamer that keeps getting killed! A stinger with distorted guitars and synths. Suitable for retro/kid's games. Use can be expanded as a warning on a system in other media. Highly Adaptable, Instrumental, Japanese Music, Japanese Game Music
A quirky fun Japanese-style gaming theme that starts with a sports build up. Develops into a funky, rhythmic piece that reminds of exotic environments. Perfectly bubbly for children's media and can be used for different functions within a gaming media project. Instrumental, Japanese Music, Japanese Game Music
An ethereal track with obvious Asian influence. Orchestrated Japanese instruments, percussion strings and winds, which play a colorful improvisation in the middle of the track. Asian games themes, medical mystery or documentary that has a slightly dramatic tone. Enchanted forest, spiritual cinematic, Instrumental, Japanese Music, Japanese Game Music
Last Battle March. Dramatic ethnic composition in Japanese Traditional music style. Passionate sound picture of honor, loyalty and daring. March of the samurais from old Japan. Version for big epic ensemble of taiko drums. Instrumental, Japanese Music, Japanese Game Music