Video Game Music

5.11.17

This Producer Turned Pokémon Soundtracks Into an Epic Symphony

Jeron Moore wants to challenge audiences' preconceptions of video game music.

8.4.16

'Journey Live' Combines the Best Parts of Video Games and Musical Theatre

The live show by the Fifth House Ensemble and Austin Wintory combines musical performance and "let's play".

1.15.16

Composer Inon Zur on Building the Acoustic World of ‘Fallout 4’

Like many epic role-playing games, 'Fallout 4' is made all the more immersive courtesy of its enveloping soundtrack. We spoke to the composer behind it.

11.11.15

It’s Music That Makes Nintendo’s The Legend of Zelda Series So Extraordinary

Koji Kondo's score was "something that had never been heard before," theorist Andrew Schartmann tells an author who has his own special history with the series.

7.16.15

[Preview] Here's What the Official Pokémon Symphony Sounds Like

Husband-and-wife team Susie and Chad Seiter are changing the way you hear video games.

11.4.14

Music Made On Game Boys Is a Much Bigger Deal Than You'd Think

"Chiptune" is a musical genre inspired by bleepy video game music from the 1980s. If that sounds scary and confusing and troublesome, don't worry: chip artist Chipzel has written a complete history to help you understand.

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