In our most ambitious episode yet, we compare the music from two epic Japanese game series, Final Fantasy and the Legend of Zelda.
To narrow it down (slightly) we concentrate on Final Fantasy VII (1997), music by Nobuo Uematsu and The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (1998) music by Koji Kondo.
Rounds for this month
1 – Title Themes
2 – Heroes
3 – Villians
4 – Battle Music
5 - Legacy
Special treat – Digging in the Carts – a documentary series on Japanese video game music https://daily.redbullmusicacademy.com/2014/10/diggin-in-the-carts-series. Episode 6 is about role playing games an includes an interview with Nobuo Uematsu.
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