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post #11 of 40
Soundtracks on Mafia 2 & NBA 2k10 are pretty solid.
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I agree completely. A good game without a good sountrack is no longer a good game. It is essential. As another member said, Squenix has a great lineup of composers and the first 2 CoD games had an amazing soundtrack.
     
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post #13 of 40
Couldn't agree more. Sound tracks can make or break a game. I feel this is what has made MGS such a great series.
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Which is exactly why Red Orchestra 2 feels so freaking cheap.
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Absolutely, and I can't believe no one has mentioned oblivion yet. That game had some great music in it which added massively to the atmosphere.
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Totally agree. Soundtracks are super important... good music can really immerse you into the game.

For me the prime example of this would be Bioshock 1. That game was amazing to me... so surreal.
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For me the prime example of this would be Bioshock 1. That game was amazing to me... so surreal.
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Absolutely, and I can't believe no one has mentioned oblivion yet. That game had some great music in it which added massively to the atmosphere.
Oblivion has some fantastic soundtracks, however there's one thing they left in there from Morrowind, and also passed it on to Fallout 3. If you listen very closely, you can hear an animal or creature of some type making a "ooolgeroogh" type of sound, that's the only way i can put it into words, I'll find a youtube video of it shortly.

Okay here it is, listen closely from 1:40 onwards.

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Totally agree. Soundtracks are super important... good music can really immerse you into the game.

For me the prime example of this would be Bioshock 1. That game was amazing to me... so surreal.
I was waiting for someone to mention Bioshock I liked Bioshock 2's soundtrack, especially the one where in the end you fly up to the surface of the ocean, the music was consuming me!
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I think that game audio is the same as a movie's audio. The better the soundtrack, the more you pull players into the atomosphere of the game.
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