Heads Up: Dragon Age Inquisition Tavern Songs Giveaway

Have you played Dragon Age Inquisition? Did you, like me, take regular breaks from slaughtering demons to lounge in the tavern and listen to some great folksy singing? You did? Well, great news then! The Tavern Songs from DAI are freely available for a limited time, and they include the sheet music to boot! » 1/26/15 5:22pm Monday 5:22pm

Rhythm and Beats: Nintendo’s Greatest Forays in Music

To say that some smaller Nintendo titles have a cult following would be an understatement. It seems that with each generation, along with the regularly scheduled Mario and Zelda releases, we see a few smaller titles developed or published by Nintendo that push creativity over the refinement of a formula. Even within… » 1/13/15 12:00pm 1/13/15 12:00pm

The 12 Songs of Christmas… in Video Games

On Christmas Day one of my traditions that helps me to get in the spirit of the season is listening to Christmas songs, and last year I shared with you all a wonderful collection of Reggae Christmas songs. This year I decided to try my best and listen to all the Christmas-y songs in the world of Video Games. » 12/25/14 12:00am 12/25/14 12:00am

thatsmapizza's: Top 10 Songs in Smash for Wii U

As a series, Super Smash Brothers is more well know for its gameplay and its star roster of fighters, but since Super Smash Bros Brawl, its soundtrack has become even more prominent. For example, Smash Bros for Wii U boasts a massive 437 songs total. Seeing as I've just unlocked all of the tracks yesterday and I've… » 12/02/14 12:42am 12/02/14 12:42am

Music in Media Part 1: Influencing your Experiences

I believe that there is an inherent flaw in the way we typically talk about music in Video Games, or media in general. In reviews or discussions, people tend to gloss over the sound, and on the occasion they discuss it, that discussion is usually composed about if it sounds good or not. The issue is that music in… » 11/11/14 3:45am 11/11/14 3:45am

Protonstorm's Music Awards for Summer 2014 Anime

As many of you may be aware, there are a variety of wonderful songs that appear in anime, both instrumental and vocal. While Ani-TAY often features a Top 10 Openings (or endings), these don't take into account the full versions of these songs. As a major music aficionado, I have a constantly-updating list of my… » 9/28/14 5:26pm 9/28/14 5:26pm