Battlefield: Hardline Has the Best In-Game Radio Ever

As long time Battlefield players, my usual group jumped at the Hardline open beta going on now as soon as we could. One of my friends and I had the same experience when first starting the game: Start the new Hotwire mode, get in the car, be greeted by an epic soundtrack to accompany the four passengers going out to… » 2/07/15 10:10am 2/07/15 10:10am

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 1/26/15 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