Videogame music has come a far cry from the beeps of yesteryear, with amazing works coming from both studios and independent remixers
alike. A musical score is now a critical component of game design, and the big names in gaming are some of the most forward-thinking pioneers in the musical world today.
Most classic Nintendo themes have been crafted by the well-known Koji Kondo
, but Nintendo's consoles have been host to dozens upon dozens of brilliant composers. So
, who's your favorite? There's a ridiculous
list composing for Super Smash Bros. Brawl
, found here
(which interestingly omits the famed Nobuo Uematsu, who already composed the game's title theme). Which names stand your hair on end?