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Games with music that pulse you up

07-15-2016, 03:59 AM
#1
Joined: Jul 2010
Location: UK
Posts: 775
Games with music that pulse you up

or games that just generally have good music perhaps.

I can think of two.
Canabalt
And secondly but of a recent rubbishy game but I like it on occasion called Slip Away.
07-15-2016, 04:25 AM
#2
Joined: Jul 2013
Location: Europe, CET
Posts: 2,730
Bastion and Transistor, some of the best music - not to mention the fantastic voice acting - I ever heard in a game.
Heck, I haven't bought a new CD - let alone vinyl - in ages, but have their soundtracks very high up my shopping list.
07-15-2016, 07:11 AM
#3
Joined: Dec 2015
Location: UK
Posts: 852
I will definitely second Bastion - more so than Transistor, which still has great music but didn't click with me in quite the same way.

For a more traditional gaming soundtrack, I'll vote for Ys Chronicles 1 - the modern remix with the electric guitar really does get the pulse racing.

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07-15-2016, 09:22 AM
#4
Joined: May 2010
Location: Deepest Circle, Hell
Posts: 8,860
Crypt of the NecroDancer. The standard soundtrack by Danny Baranowsky is God-tier, the included metal remix is incredible and everything sounds better tenfold with the shopkeeper singing along.

Everyone's favorite chamber of death, doom and decomposition.