Best Video Games Soundtrack lists

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Best Video Games Soundtrack lists

Postby EmilienDelRey » Tue Jun 07, 2016 7:26 pm

Consequence of Sound - Top 10 Video Game Scores and Soundtracks
2013

>> http://consequenceofsound.net/2013/09/t ... full-post/

10. Nobuo Uematsu ‎– Final Fantasy VII: Original Soundtrack (1997)
09. Bill Elm & Woody Jackson ‎– Red Dead Redemption (Original Soundtrack) [2010]
08. Various ‎– 塊フォルテッシモ魂 (Katamari Fortissimo Damacy) [2004]
07. Malcolm Kirby Jr. - Saints Row IV: The Soundtrack (2013)
06. Jeremy Soule ‎– The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind - Original Soundtrack (2002)
05. Various ‎– Metal Gear Solid Original Game Soundtrack (1998)
04. TONY HAWK’S PRO SKATER (1999)
03. Keiichi Suzuki, Hirokazu Tanaku & Hiroshi Kanazu ‎– Mother 2 (ギーグの逆襲) / EarthBound (1994)
02. Various - Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Official Soundtrack Box Set (2002)
01. Koji Kondo ‎– ゼルダの伝説 時のオカリナ Original Sound Track (The Legend of Zelda: Original Sound Track) [1998]

Engadget - These are our favorite video game soundtracks
2015

>> http://www.engadget.com/2015/07/09/thes ... undtracks/

Amon Tobin - Chaos Theory - Splinter Cell 3 Soundtrack (2005)
Disasterpeace ‎– FEZ (2012)
Austin Wintory - Journey Original Soundtrack (2012)
Bill Elm & Woody Jackson ‎– Red Dead Redemption (Original Soundtrack) [2010]
Jesper Kyd ‎– Darksiders II (Original Soundtrack) [2012]
Various - The Music of Grand Theft Auto V, Volume 1: Original Music (2013)
Various - The Music of Grand Theft Auto V, Volume 2: The Score (2013)
Various - The Music of Grand Theft Auto V, Volume 3: The Soundtrack (2013)
Neil Davidge ‎– Halo 4 (Original Soundtrack) [2012]
Various ‎– Hotline Miami OST (2012)
Various ‎– Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number (2015)
Nobuo Uematsu ‎– Final Fantasy VI: Original Sound Version (1994)
Yuzo Koshiro ‎– Bare Knuckle II/Streets of Rage 2 (Original Soundtrack) [1993]
Anamanaguchi ‎– Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World: The Game (Original Videogame Soundtrack) [2010]
Lumines Electronic Symphony (2012)
Various ‎– Rez Gamer's Guide To ... (2002)

Dishonorable mention: Sunset Overdrive (2014)

TWINFINITE - The 8 Best Video Game Soundtracks of All Time
2014

>> https://twinfinite.net/2014/09/8-best-v ... ountracks/

Jeremy Soule ‎– The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (Original Game Soundtrack) [2011]
Masato Nakamura - Sonic the Hedgehog 1 & 2 Soundtrack (2011)
Yasunori Mitsuda & Nobuo Uematsu - Chrono Trigger Original Sound Version (1995)
Darren Korb ‎– Transistor Original Soundtrack (2014)
Shoji Meguro ‎– Persona 3 Original Soundtrack (2006)
Bill Elm & Woody Jackson ‎– Red Dead Redemption (Original Soundtrack) [2010]

THE AR TONELICO SERIES:
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_A ... Soundtrack (2006)
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_A ... a_releases (2007)
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_A ... a_releases (2010)

METAL GEAR SERIES:
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_M ... sic_albums

NME - 23 Of The Coolest Ever Video Game Soundtracks
2015

>> http://www.nme.com/photos/23-of-the-coo ... 3#/photo/1

Various ‎– Rez Gamer's Guide To ... (2002)
Various ‎– Street Fighter II (1992)
Tetris (1984)
Bill Elm & Woody Jackson ‎– Red Dead Redemption (Original Soundtrack) [2010]
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 (2001)
Nobuo Uematsu ‎– Final Fantasy VII: Original Soundtrack (1997)
Masaya Matsuura ‎– PaRappa The Rapper Original Soundtrack (1996)
Koji Kondo ‎– スーパーマリオブラザーズ (Super Mario Bros) [1986]
Yuzo Koshiro ‎– Bare Knuckle II/Streets of Rage 2 (Original Soundtrack) [1993]
Various - Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Official Soundtrack Box Set (2002)
Various - Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Official Soundtrack (2004)
HEALTH ‎– Max Payne 3 - The Official Soundtrack (2012)
Koji Kondo ‎– ゼルダの伝説 時のオカリナ Original Sound Track (The Legend of Zelda: Original Sound Track) [1998]
Jeremy Soule ‎– The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (Original Game Soundtrack) [2011]
F-Zero (1990)
Trent Reznor ‎– Quake (1996)
Various ‎– wipEout 2097 (1996)
Castlevania (1986)
C418 ‎– Minecraft - Volume Alpha (2011)
Speedball 2 (1990)
Mike Morasky ‎– Portal Soundtrack (2014) [Unofficial release]
Sonic Mayhem ‎– Quake II (1997)

Resident Evil series:
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Resident_Evil#Games

Rolling Stone - Nine Legitimately Awesome Video Game Soundtracks
2013

>> http://www.rollingstone.com/culture/new ... s-20131004

9. Martin O'Donnell & Michael Salvatori ‎– Halo Original Soundtrack (2002)
8. Michiru Yamane ‎– Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (Original Game Soundtrack) [1997]
7. Mike Morasky ‎– Portal Soundtrack (2014) [Unofficial release]
6. Nobuo Uematsu ‎– Final Fantasy VII: Original Soundtrack (1997)
5. Jamie Christopherson ‎– Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Vocal Tracks (2013)
4. Bill Elm & Woody Jackson ‎– Red Dead Redemption (Original Soundtrack) [2010]
3. Tetris (1984)
2. Jeremy Soule ‎– The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (Original Game Soundtrack) [2011]
1. Koji Kondo ‎– スーパーマリオブラザーズ (Super Mario Bros) [1986]

FACT - The 100 greatest video game soundtracks
2015

>> http://www.factmag.com/2015/04/28/the-1 ... -best-ost/

100. Shovel Knight
99. Leisure Suit Larry in the Land of the Lounge Lizards
98. Metal Gear Solid 3 – Snake Eater
97. Secret of Evermore
96. McDonald’s Treasure Land Adventure
95. Ecco : The Tides Of Time
94. Twinworld
93. System Shock 2
92. Machinarium
91. Ikaruga
90. Super Mario 64
89. Dragon Quest VIII
88. VVVVVV
87. Psychonauts
86. Megaman X
85. Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney
84. The Binding of Issac
83. Police Quest 3
82. Skies of Arcadia
81. Altered Beast
80. Bomberman Hero
79. Kentucky Route Zero
78. Panzer Dragoon
77. Duck Tales
76. Super Mario RPG
75. The Curse of Monkey Island
74. Time Crisis
73. Oddworld: Abe’s Odyssee
72. Bastion
71. Gitaroo Man
70. Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon
69. Crash Bandicoot
68. The Neverhood

67. Martin O'Donnell & Michael Salvatori ‎– Halo Original Soundtrack (2002)

66. Out Run
65. Ys I & II
64. Battletoads
63. Bubble Bobble
62. Gone Home
61. Golden Axe
60. Dune II
59. Star Fox

58. Disasterpeace ‎– FEZ (2012)

57. It Came From the Desert
56. Legend of the Mystical Ninja
55. The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
54. Doom
53. Parasite Eve
52. Kirby’s Dream Land
51. Parappa the Rapper
50. Shadow Of The Colossus
49. Ridge Racer 4
48. FTL: Faster Than Light
47. Alien Soldier

46. Trent Reznor ‎– Quake (1996)

45. Fallout 3
44. Silent Hill 2
43. Grim Fandango
42. Revenge of Shinobi
41. Shadow of the Beast
40. Mass Effect 2
39. Chrono Cross

38. F-Zero (1990)

37. Star Control II
36. Pokemon Red/Blue
35. Ristar

34. Various ‎– Street Fighter II (1992)

33. NiGHTS into Dreams…
32. Half-Life 2

31. Nobuo Uematsu ‎– Final Fantasy VII: Original Soundtrack (1997)
30. Tetris (1984)
29. Goldeneye 007 (1997)
28. Various ‎– Rez Gamer's Guide To ... (2002)
27. Yuzo Koshiro ‎– Actraiser (1991)
26. Jim Guthrie ‎– Sword & Sworcery LP - The Ballad Of The Space Babies (2011)
25. Hirokazu Tanaka ‎– Metroid (2013) [Unofficial release]
24. Takenobu Mitsuyoshi, Yuzo Koshiro, Takeshi Yanagawa, Osamu Murata & Ryuji Iuchi ‎– Shenmue Chapter 1 ~ Yokosuka Original Sound Track (Shenmue OST: Chapter 1: Yokosuka) [2000]
23. Garry Schyman & Various ‎– The BioShock Infinite Soundtrack (2013)
22. Michiru Yamane ‎– Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (Original Game Soundtrack) [1997]
21. Clock Tower (1995)
20. Akinori Minami ‎– Sonic & Knuckles / Sonic The Hedgehog 3 (1994)
19. Koji Kondo ‎– スーパーマリオブラザーズ (Super Mario Bros) [1986]
18. Austin Wintory - Journey Original Soundtrack (2012)
17. Various ‎– Jet Set Radio Original Soundtrack (2001)
16. Nobuo Uematsu ‎– Final Fantasy VI: Original Sound Version (1994)
15. Keiichi Suzuki, Hirokazu Tanaku & Hiroshi Kanazu ‎– Mother 2 (ギーグの逆襲) / EarthBound (1994)
14. Hiroki Kikuta ‎– Secret Of Mana+ (Secret of Mana Original Soundtrack) [1993]
13. Misao Senbongi & Shusaku Uchiyama ‎– Biohazard 4/Resident Evil 4 (Original Soundtrack) [2005]
12. Donkey Kong Country 2 : Diddy Kong’s Quest (1995)
11. Koji Kondo ‎– ゼルダの伝説 時のオカリナ Original Sound Track (The Legend of Zelda: Original Sound Track) [1998]
10. Bill Elm & Woody Jackson ‎– Red Dead Redemption (Original Soundtrack) [2010]
9. Mike Morasky ‎– Portal Soundtrack (2014) [Unofficial release]
8. Yuzo Koshiro ‎– Bare Knuckle II/Streets of Rage 2 (Original Soundtrack) [1993]
7. Various ‎– 塊フォルテッシモ魂 (Katamari Fortissimo Damacy) [2004]
6. Akira Yamaoka ‎– Silent Hill (Original Soundtrack) [1999]
5. Kenji Yamamoto, Minako Hamano & Hirokazu Tanaka ‎– Super Metroid "Sound In Action" (1994)
4. Takashi Tateishi ‎– Mega Man 2 OST (2002) [Unofficial release]
3. Gustavo Santaolalla ‎– The Last Of Us (2013)
2. Yasunori Mitsuda & Nobuo Uematsu - Chrono Trigger Original Sound Version (1995)
1. Michiru Oshima, Koichi Yamazaki & Mitsukuni Murayama ‎– ICO ~ 霧の中の旋律 ~ (ICO: Melody in the Mist) [2002]


I will add the composers later, as well as indicating which soundtracks are ineligible compilations.

EDIT (24/06/16): The compilations are in red, as well as the video games which have no available soundtrack. Some lists include all the soundtracks from a video game series, so I've linked the Wikipedia pages which summary these soundtracks in order to add them later (these series are so huge...).
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Re: Best Video Games Soundtrack lists

Postby Pierre » Wed Jun 08, 2016 7:54 am

Well, I'm always for more video game OST lists, especially since I posted that huge French one myself back in 2014 :) However, I'm pretty certain that most of these are ineligibile as they don't come from outlets specialized in soundtrack music or video game music. But does such a publication exist anyway? If it does, it must be some obscure college fanzine or a Japanese publication... So who knows.

Anyway, as you said Emilien, it might be good that you take a break from posting more lists for a while. Henrik has complained once already about having trouble to follow, here:

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=3829

So cooling down might be in order ;) But thanks for the research effort anyway :greetings-waveyellow:

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Re: Best Video Games Soundtrack lists

Postby EmilienDelRey » Wed Jun 08, 2016 11:38 am

I don't think so. Les Inrocks are not specialized in soundtrack music, nonetheless their OST list is eligible.

Concerning Henrik, I know. But I don't request that all these lists should be added for the next update.
I prefered to submit all the lists I've found in order to let Henrik free to choose which lists are interresting for the next update. But it seems that it irritates some of AMers.
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Re: Best Video Games Soundtrack lists

Postby Pierre » Wed Jun 08, 2016 11:48 am

It personnally doesn't bother me that much, as if I didn't found lists interesting, I wouldn't be on this website at all :) But the thing is, the forum is a somewhat messy way of posting lists, so when there are many, some tend to get lost.

I've been thinking about this a lot, lately. I believe that a more accomplished system of classification might be necessary. I'll be sharing ideas if I found good ones.

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Re: Best Video Games Soundtrack lists

Postby Pierre » Mon Jan 08, 2018 9:36 pm

Yes, that's thread necromancy, but I felt like I needed to. I added all of the lists that EmilienDelRey posted to the spreadsheet except for those ones - back then I was terrified by the difficulty of these lists. I've been places since then, and I now find those ridiculously easy :D

Those were conditionally validated by Henrik here:

Henrik wrote:
EmilienDelRey wrote:Best Video Games Soundtrack lists
viewtopic.php?f=3&t=3883 All lists are eligible, as long as they are by multiple staff. I say this because video game soundtracks isn't really a music genre.


Turns out only the Rolling Stone list is ineligible.

Time had passed and I had somewhat forgotten about these lists but since then I have posted a couple of video game soundtracks lists myself and film soundtracks lists have been validated, so that changed the situation, and I was reminded of this group of lists. Besides, I had gone through horrendous lists since then courtesy of Le Mot et le Reste in particular, so putting these lists into shape is nothing in comparison. When I went back to it, I saw Emilien already started the job himself to make our lives easier but gave up midway, probably due to a perceived (and actual) lack of interest from the rest of the forum. I'm so sorry Emilien, I WAS actually interested by these lists, but I thought they were a lost cause back then :?

By "putting into shape", I mean transferring lists of "video games with great soundtracks" to the actual albums themselves. I decided to start from scratch as Emilien did a few mistakes, and it took me a while, but I managed to overcome the challenge.

So there you have it, all those lists are neat and tidy with the required annotations. My color code is the following:

Red: ineligible stuff.
Orange: problematic stuff. Generally soundtracks which are only available bundled with other soundtracks, or which are only available as bootlegs.
Blue: potentially useful miscellaneous info.

All that's left is litterally to add them to the spreadsheet, and I mean copy-paste them - I've checked everything so you can trust what you see below. It's 100% guaranteed to be correct, and I've adapted all the creditings and titles to fit the entries which are already in the spreadsheet. Only the orange stuff needs to be adressed. If you need to check anything, I've used the Vgmdb website, which is amazingly thorough:

https://vgmdb.net/

Consequence of Sound - Top 10 Video Game Scores and Soundtracks
https://consequenceofsound.net/2013/09/ ... full-post/

Staff list

2013

10 | Nobuo Uematsu ‎| Final Fantasy VII Original Sound Track| 1997
09 | Bill Elm & Woody Jackson ‎| Red Dead Redemption Original Soundtrack | 2010
08 | Yū Miyake ‎| Katamari Damacy Soundtrack - Katamari Fortissimo Damacy | 2004
07 | Malcolm Kirby Jr. | Saints Row IV: The Soundtrack | 2013
06 | Jeremy Soule ‎| The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind Special Edition Soundtrack | 2006
05 | KCE Japan Sound Team | Metal Gear Solid Original Game Soundtrack | 1998
04 | Various Artists | TONY HAWK’S PRO SKATER | 1999 [Unreleased]
03 | Hirokazu Tanaka, Keiichi Suzuki & Hiroshi Kanazu ‎| MOTHER 2 Gyiyg no Gyakushū | 1994
02 | Various Artists | Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Official Soundtrack Box Set | 2002 [compilation]
01 | Kōji Kondō | The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time Original Sound Track | 1998


Engadget - These are our favorite video game soundtracks
https://www.engadget.com/2015/07/09/the ... undtracks/

Credited to Timothy J. Seppala, but the text (and title) make it clear it’s a staff list

2015

Amon Tobin | Chaos Theory - The Soundtrack to Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory | 2005
Disasterpeace ‎| FEZ Original Soundtrack | 2012
Austin Wintory | Journey: Original Soundtrack | 2012
Bill Elm & Woody Jackson ‎| Red Dead Redemption Original Soundtrack | 2010
Jesper Kyd ‎| Darksiders II Original Soundtrack | 2012
Various Artists | The Music of Grand Theft Auto V - Volume 1: Original Music | 2013
Tangerine Dream, Woody Jackson, The Alchemist & Oh No | The Music of Grand Theft Auto V - Volume 2: The Score | 2013
Various Artists | The Music of Grand Theft Auto V - Volume 3: The Soundtrack | 2013 [compilation]
Neil Davidge ‎| Halo 4 Original Soundtrack | 2012
Various Artists | Hotline Miami Soundtrack | 2012
Various ‎Artists | Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number | 2015
Nobuo Uematsu ‎| Final Fantasy VI Original Sound Version | 1994
Yūzō Koshiro ‎| Bare Knuckle II | 1993
Anamanaguchi | Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: The Game Original Videogame Soundtrack | 2010
Various Artists | Lumines Electronic Symphony (2012) [unreleased]
Various Artists | Rez / Gamer's Guide to… | 2002


TWINFINITE - The 8 Best Video Game Soundtracks of All Time
http://twinfinite.net/2014/09/8-best-vi ... ountracks/

Staff list

2014

Jeremy Soule | The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Original Game Soundtrack | 2011
The Ar Tonelico series [these amount to nearly 40 albums, according to Vgmdb. Although that’s some incredibly beautiful music here, I think it will be necessary to skip it]
The Sonic the Hedgehog series [way too complicated again]
Yasunori Mitsuda & Nobuo Uematsu | Chrono Trigger Original Sound Version | 1995
KCE Japan Sound Team | Metal Gear Solid Original Game Soundtrack | 1998 [the title pretends it's for the entire MGS series, but the comments are actually dismissive of the subsequent episodes' music and are only about the first game]
Darren Korb | Transistor Original Soundtrack | 2014
Shōji Meguro ‎| PERSONA3 Original Soundtrack | 2006
Bill Elm & Woody Jackson ‎| Red Dead Redemption Original Soundtrack | 2010


NME - 23 Of The Coolest Ever Video Game Soundtracks
http://www.nme.com/photos/23-of-the-coo ... 4#/photo/1

Credited to Emily Barker, but the text use the “we”.

2015

Various Artists | Rez / Gamer's Guide to… | 2002
Yōko Shimomura | Street Fighter II -G.S.M. CAPCOM 4- | 1992 [credited initially to the in-house sound team of Capcom Alfh Lyra, it has been retroactively credited mostly to Shimomura after she achieved fame]
Hirokazu Tanaka | Tetris | 1989 [unreleased]
Bill Elm & Woody Jackson ‎| Red Dead Redemption Original Soundtrack | 2010
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 | 2001 [unreleased]
Nobuo Uematsu ‎| Final Fantasy VII Original Sound Track| 1997
Masaya Matsūra ‎| PaRappa The Rapper Original Soundtrack | 1996
Kōji Kondō | Super Mario Bros. | 1986 [only available as part of the album Kōji Kondō | Super Mario World | 1991 alongside the music of SMB3, SMW and a few tracks from SMB2 and another CD of reorchestrated versions]
Yūzō Koshiro ‎| Bare Knuckle II | 1993
Various Artists | Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Official Soundtrack Box Set | 2002 [compilation]
Various Artists | Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Official Soundtrack | 2004 [compilation]
HEALTH ‎| Max Payne 3 - The Official Soundtrack | 2012
Kōji Kondō | The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time Original Sound Track | 1998
The Resident Evil series [it’s complicated, as it features many different albums]
Jeremy Soule | The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Original Game Soundtrack | 2011
F-Zero | 1990 [unreleased]
Nine Inch Nails | Quake | 1996 [a bootleg album exists, it seems a 2018 official release is finally planned]
Various ‎Artists | wipEout 2097 | 1996 [vaguely compilation-ish, I think it’s eligible]
Kinuyo Yamashita & Satoe Tarashima | Castlevania | 1986 [only available as part of the album Various Artists | Akumajō Dracula Famicom Best | 1990, featuring music from Castlevania I, II & III]
Daniel Rosenfeld/C418 ‎| Minecraft - Volume Alpha | 2011
Simon Rogers & Richard Joseph | Speedball 2 | 1990 [unreleased]
Mike Morasky | Portal Soundtrack | 2014 [limited release, mostly available as part of the box set Mike Morasky | Portal 2 Soundtrack: Songs To Test By Collectors Edition | 2012 alongside the soundtrack to Portal 2]
Sonic Mayhem | Quake II | 1997 [unreleased]


Rolling Stone - Nine Legitimately Awesome Video Game Soundtracks [INELIGIBLE]
https://www.rollingstone.com/culture/ne ... s-20131004

Credited to Donald Deane, no confirmation the staff was involved in any way

2013

9 | Martin O'Donnell & Michael Salvatori ‎| Halo Original Soundtrack | 2002
8 | Michiru Yamane | Akumajō Dracula X - Gekka no Yasōkyoku Original Game Soundtrack | 1997
7 | Mike Morasky | Portal Soundtrack | 2014 [limited release, mostly available as part of the box set Mike Morasky | Portal 2 Soundtrack: Songs To Test By Collectors Edition | 2012 alongside the soundtrack to Portal 2]
6 | Nobuo Uematsu ‎| Final Fantasy VII Original Sound Track| 1997
5 | Jamie Christopherson ‎| Metal Gear Rising Revengeance Original Soundtrack | 2013
4 | Bill Elm & Woody Jackson ‎| Red Dead Redemption Original Soundtrack | 2010
3 | Hirokazu Tanaka | Tetris | 1989 [unreleased]
2 | Jeremy Soule | The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Original Game Soundtrack | 2011
1 | Kōji Kondō | Super Mario Bros. | 1986 [only available as part of the album Kōji Kondō | Super Mario World | 1991 alongside the music of SMB3, SMW and a few tracks from SMB2 and another CD of reorchestrated versions]



FACT - The 100 greatest video game soundtracks
http://www.factmag.com/2015/04/28/the-1 ... -best-ost/

Credited to Brad Stabler, John Twells, Miles Bowe, Scott Wilson & Tom Lea

2015

100 | Jake Kaufman | Shovel Knight Original Soundtrack | 2014
99 | Al Lowe | Leisure Suit Larry in the Land of the Lounge Lizards | 1987 [unreleased]
98 | Harry Gregson-Williams & Norihiko Hibino | Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater Original Soundtrack | 2004
97 | Jeremy Soule | The Complete Soundtrack from the Secret of Evermore Video Game | 1995
96 | Katsuhiko Suzuki | McDonald's Treasure Land Adventure | 1993 [unreleased]
95 | Spencer Nilsen | ecco: Songs of Time - A Musical Journey Beneath the Waves | 1996
94 | Haiko Ruttmann | Twinworld | 1999 [unreleased]
93 | Eric Brosius, Josh Randall & Ramin Djawadi | System Shock 2 | 2007 [released online, original game released in 1999]
92 | Tomáš Dvořák | Machinarium Soundtrack | 2009
91 | Hiroshi Iuchi | Ikaruga | 2001 [unreleased]
90 | Kōji Kondō | Super Mario 64 Original Soundtrack | 1996
89 | Kōichi Sugiyama | Dragon Quest VIII Sora to Umi to Daichi to Norowareshi Himegimi Original Soundtrack | 2004
88 | Magnus Pålsson/Souleye | PPPPPP - The VVVVVV Soundtrack | 2010
87 | Peter McConnell | Psychonauts Original Cinematic Score | 2006 + Peter McConnell | Psychonauts Original Soundtrack | 2005
86 | Various Artists | Megaman X/Rockman X | 1993 [only available as part of the album Various Artists | Capcom Music Generation Rockman X1~6 | 2003, which features music from the first six episodes in the series]
85 | Masakazu Sugimuri | Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney | 2001 [first release on the album Masakazu Sugimuri & Akemi Kimura | Gyakuten Saiban + Gyakuten Saiban 2 Original Soundtrack | 2004 which features music from the game and its sequel]
84 | Danny Baranowsky | The Binding of Isaac | 2011
83 | Jan Hammer | Police Quest 3: The Kindred | 1991 [unreleased]
82 | Yutaka Minobe & Tatsuyuki Maeda | Eternal Arcadia Original Sound Track | 2000
81 | Tohru Nakabayashi | Altered Beast/Jūōki | 2017 [game originally released in 1988]
80 | Jun Chikuma | Bomberman Hero Original Soundtrack | 1998
79 | Ben Babbitt | Kentucky Route Zero | 2013 [only available as four EPs, titled Kentucky Route Zero- Act I, II, III & IV, released for the first two in 2013, the third in 2014 and the fourth in 2016]
78 | Yoshitaka Azuma | Panzer Dragoon Original Sound Track | 1995
77 | Hiroshige Tonomura | DuckTales | 1989 [only available as bootleg]
76 | Yōko Shimomura | Super Mario RPG Original Sound Version | 1996
75 | Michael Land | The Curse of Monkey Island | 1997 [unreleased]
74 | Kazuhiro Nakamura | Time Crisis Arcade Soundtrack 002 | 1997
73 | Ellen Meijers & Josh Gabriel | Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee | 2012 [game originally released in 1997]
72 | Darren Korb | Bastion Original Soundtrack | 2011
71 | Coil | Gitarooman Original Soundtrack | 2001 [Coil (Japan) in the spreadsheet]
70 | Power Glove | Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon Original Soundtrack | 2013
69 | Josh Mancell | Crash Bandicoot | 1996 [only available as part of the album Josh Mancell | Music from Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy | 2017 with music from the first three games in the series]
68 | Terry Scott Taylor | Neverhood Songs | 1996
67 | Martin O'Donnell & Michael Salvatori ‎| Halo Original Soundtrack | 2002
66 | Hiroshi Kawaguchi | Out Run | 1992 [game originally released in 1986]
65 | Yūzō Koshiro | Ys I & II | 1989 [soundtrack released in many versions but not this particular one]
64 | David Wise | Battletoads | 2015 [game originally released in 1991]
63 | Zuntata | Bubble Bobble Original Soundtrack | 2014 [game originally released in 1986]
62 | Chris Remo | Gone Home Original Soundtrack | 2013
61 | You Takada | Golden Axe | 1989 [originally available as part of the album Various Artists | Golden Axe The Music | 2008 with the music of the entire series]
60 | Paul Mudra, Frank Klepacki & Dwight Yokahara | Dune II [unreleased]
59 | Hajime Hirasawa | Starfox | 1993
58 | Disasterpeace ‎| FEZ Original Soundtrack | 2012
57 | Ken Melville | It Came from the Desert | 1989 [unreleased]
56 | Harumi Ueko | Ganbare Goemon: Yukihime Kyūshutsu Emaki | 1991
55 | Kōji Kondō | The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past | 1991 [originally available as part of the album Kōji Kondō | Zelda no Densetsu - Sound & Drama | 1994 which featured both the soundtrack to this game and that of the first game in the series]
54 | Robert Prince | Doom | 1993 [unreleased]
53 | Yōko Shimomura | [parasite eve] Original Soundtrack | 1998
52 | Jun Ishikawa | Kirby’s Dream Land | 1992 [unreleased]
51 | Masaya Matsūra ‎| PaRappa The Rapper Original Soundtrack | 1996
50 | Kow Ōtani | Wanda to Kyozō Original Soundtrack: Daichi no Hōkō | 2005
49 | Various Artists | R4 / Ridge Racer Type 4 / Direct Audio | 1999
48. | Ben Prunty | FTL Original Soundtrack | 2012
47 | NON | Alien Soldier | 1995
46 | Nine Inch Nails | Quake | 1996 [a bootleg album exists, it seems a 2018 official release is finally planned]
45 | Inon Zur | Fallout 3 Original Game Soundtrack | 2013 [game originally released in 2008]
44 | Akira Yamaoka | Silent Hill 2 Original Soundtracks | 2001
43 | Peter McConnell | Grim Fandango Original Game Soundtrack | 1998
42 | Yūzō Koshiro | The Super Shinobi & Works | 1989
41 | David Whittaker | Shadow of the Beast | 1989 [only available as part of the album David Whittaker & Tim Wright | Shadow of the Beast | 2008 which features the music from the original trilogy]
40 | Jack Wall | Mass Effect 2 Original Videogame Score | 2010
39 | Yasunori Mitsuda | Chrono Cross Original Soundtrack | 1999
38 | F-Zero | 1990 [unreleased]
37 | Various Artists | Star Control II | 1992 [unreleased]
36 | Junichi Masuda | GameBoy "Pokémon" no Sound ga Marugoto Itte, Asoberu CD | 1997
35 | Tomoko Sasaki | Ristar | 1995 [unreleased]
34 | Yōko Shimomura | Street Fighter II -G.S.M. CAPCOM 4- | 1992 [credited initially to the in-house sound team of Capcom Alfh Lyra, it has been retroactively credited mostly to Shimomura after she achieved fame]
33 | Naofumi Hataya & Tomoko Sasaki | Nights Into Dreams… Perfect Album | 2008 [game originally released in 1996]
32 | Kelly Bailey | The Soundtrack of Half-Life 2 | 2004
31 | Nobuo Uematsu ‎| Final Fantasy VII Original Sound Track| 1997
30 | Hirokazu Tanaka | Tetris | 1989 [unreleased]
29 | Graeme Norgate, Grant Kirkhope & Robin Beanland | Goldeneye 007 | 1997 [unreleased]
28 | Various Artists | Rez / Gamer's Guide to… | 2002
27 | Takenobu Mitsuyoshi, Osamu Murata & Ryūji Iuchi | Shenmue Ichi Shō - Yokosuka Original Sound Track | 2000
26 | Hirokazu Tanaka | Metroid | 1986 [originally available as part of the album Hirokazu Tanaka, Kenji Yamamoto & Minako Hamano | Super Metroid "Sound in Action" | 1994 which also features the music from Super Metroid]
25 | Jim Guthrie | Superbrothers: Sword & Sorcery EP | 2011 [unreleased]
24 | Yūzō Koshiro | ActRaiser | 1991
23 | Garry Schyman | BioShock Infinite Digital Soundtrack | 2013
22 | Michiru Yamane | Akumajō Dracula X - Gekka no Yasōkyoku Original Game Soundtrack | 1997
21 | Kōji Niikura | Clock Tower | 1995 [only available as part of the album Kōji Niikura & Kaori Takazoe | Clock Tower 20th Anniversary Sound Collection which features music from the first three games in the series]
20 | Various Artists | Sonic the Hedgehog 3 + Sonic & Knuckles | 1994 [both soundtracks unreleased]
19 | Kōji Kondō | Super Mario Bros. | 1986 [only available as part of the album Kōji Kondō | Super Mario World | 1991 alongside the music of SMB3, SMW and a few tracks from SMB2 and another CD of reorchestrated versions]
18 | Austin Wintory | Journey: Original Soundtrack | 2012
17 | Various Artists ‎| Jet Set Radio Original Sound Tracks | 2000
16 | Nobuo Uematsu ‎| Final Fantasy VI Original Sound Version | 1994
15 | Hirokazu Tanaka, Keiichi Suzuki & Hiroshi Kanazu ‎| MOTHER 2 Gyiyg no Gyakushū | 1994
14 | Hiroki Kikuta ‎| Seiken Densetsu 2 Original Sound Version | 1993
13 | Shūsaku Uchiyama & Misao Senbongi | biohazard 4 Soundtrack Book | 2005
12 | David Wise | Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest The Original Donkey Kong Country 2 Soundtrack | 1995
11 | Kōji Kondō | The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time Original Sound Track | 1998
10 | Bill Elm & Woody Jackson ‎| Red Dead Redemption Original Soundtrack | 2010
9 | Mike Morasky | Portal Soundtrack | 2014 [limited release, mostly available as part of the box set Mike Morasky | Portal 2 Soundtrack: Songs To Test By Collectors Edition | 2012 alongside the soundtrack to Portal 2]
8 | Yūzō Koshiro ‎| Bare Knuckle II | 1993
7 | Yū Miyake ‎| Katamari Damacy Soundtrack - Katamari Fortissimo Damacy | 2004
6 | Akira Yamaoka | Silent Hill Original Soundtracks | 1999
5 | Kenji Yamamoto & Minako Hamano | Super Metroid | 1994 [originally available as part of the album Hirokazu Tanaka, Kenji Yamamoto & Minako Hamano | Super Metroid "Sound in Action" | 1994 which also features the music from Metroid]
4 | Takashi Tateishi ‎| Mega Man 2/Rockman 2 | 1988 [only available as part of the album Various Artists | Capcom Music Generation Famicom Ongaku Zenshū Rockman 1~6 | 2002, which features music from the first six episodes in the series]
3 | Gustavo Santaolalla ‎| The Last of Us Original Score | 2013
2 | Yasunori Mitsuda & Nobuo Uematsu | Chrono Trigger Original Sound Version | 1995
1 | Michiru Ōshima, Kōichi Yamazaki & Mitsukuni Murayama | ICO ~Kiri no Naka no Senritsu~ | 2002


There you have it, I've done the hardest part of the job, now it's just dumb copy-pasting :greetings-waveyellow: (plus some issue solving for the orange entries :whistle: ). I hope you enjoy all the hard work I'm going through for y'all.


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