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Today, I saw that "ES4: Oblivion" won the MTV music award for best video game music:

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Artistry Entertainment is proud to announce that multi-award winning composer Jeremy Soule has received the 2006 'Best Video Game Score' award at the 2006 MTV Video Music Awards ('VMA') in recognition of his outstanding music for Elder Scrolls® IV: Oblivion.
I was just wondering which game you guys thought, had the best score of all time.

For me it is Final Fantasy X.

Looking forward to what you guys think...
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Bah, ES3:Morrowind of-course .
    
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Lord of the Rings: The Third Age tied with Battle for Middle Earth tied with Battle for Middle Earth II tied with Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers tied with Lord of the Rings: Return of the King.

Now where they got the music I have no idea

(Coming in a close second is to many Star Wars games to mention)
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Oh yeah! LOTR. Is the game music the smae as the movie? Cause then I change my preference.
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yeah, EA games has the license to everything with the movies including the soundtrack.

But that is really a cheap way out, as they weren't made originally for a video game.

I wouls say Halo 2 if it had to be music specifically made for a vid game.
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Riven had some really good sound...good for 1998 or whatever, mind you. Still good now IMHO ...

Half-life 2 had good sound effects, wouldn't call that a soundtrack though...
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I liked Halo, both of them except for in Halo 2 there were some songs by some crappy rock bands which really killed it. All of Martin O'Donnell's original stuff for Halo and Halo 2 is amazing.
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WHAT?? No one remembers the custom sound track for Quake by Trent Reznor???
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i like the Metal Gear Solid 2 and 3 music when your in playing the game, but i especially like the theme music, its great
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