Data East | BGMania Podcast #89

It’s no secret that Data East both published and developed quite a few bad games in their time. But did you know that they also have some amazing soundtracks behind a good majority of their games? On today’s extremely fun…

Showcase: Death Mark | BGMania Podcast, Bonus #15

The following episode is brought to you by Aksys Games. Earlier this year, Aksys Games released a limited edition vinyl album for Death Mark, a horror visual novel that released on Halloween in 2018. Composed entirely by Naoaki Jimbo, the…

Title Screens | BGMania Podcast #88

First impressions are always key, and the way a video game presents it’s music through the title screen has always been relatively important. On this week’s episode, Bryan and Frank dug through some of their favorites to find excellent title…

Deep Dive: Keiichi Okabe | BGMania Podcast #87

You may be noticing there’s no Episode Number or BGMania Podcast in the title anymore. Apple Podcasts sent out a mass email to all content creators asking that we stop putting that information in the titles. Forgot to mention that…

Radio Hour, Volume 20 | BGMania Podcast #86

“My friend, the fates are cruel, there are no dreams, no honor remains, the arrow has left, the bow of the goddess. My soul, corrupted by vengeance, hath endured torment, to find the end of the journey, in my own…

GRIS | BGMania Podcast, Bonus #14

An emotional journey such as GRIS only comes along once a year or so, and boy is Bryan glad he finally decided to sit down and play through this game. One of the most beautiful games he’s had the pleasure…

Turok 1 & 2 | BGMania Podcast #85

We finally received an episode suggestion from one of our most dedicated listeners, and this week, we’re fully exploring the topic! Thanks to the mixxmaster, we’ll be taking a dive into two games released on the Nintendo 64, Turok: Dinosaur…

Emotions of Sadness | BGMania Podcast #84

Without question, this is one of the hardest episodes we’ve ever done. Not because it was difficult to pick tracks, but because it was difficult to get through due to emotions of sadness. Bryan and Frank show a side you’ve…