18 August 2021

LMH Mixtape #129: Twilight Games

Following up on their launch games focus, Brent and Rob took another suggestion from user Ryan and curated a selection of "twilight" games: games that were published during their console's final year (or years) of active title releases.  Taken together, these two mixtapes form an engaging and symmetrical retrospective on composition and hardware -- like bookends, made of chiptune.

Instant new favorite: Metal Slader Glory: Director's Cut - Person in Charge at the Station
Other instant new favorite: Formation Soccer on J.League - Sudden Death
Brewed new favorite: J.League Winning Goal - Team Data

Gets me a little emotional: Power Tennis - Credits
This song needs lyrics: Zoda's Revenge: Star Tropics II - Ice Age Overworld (Chapter 2)

Blatant Favoritism Award: Sonic 3D Blast - Credits
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