Soundtrack Section: Our Favourite Gaming Theme Songs

Life is Strange GuitarFor all the Soundtrack Sections we have done, it’s surprising that we haven’t given a list of some of our favourite theme songs from the games we love, so here it is!

Some of us have been thinking about this for a few days, or were like Fiona and just couldn’t choose a single theme song from an entire series, but we have come up with a fantastic and varied list which should please your ear holes nicely.

Remember, music is art, so just because one of your favourites don’t show up, does not mean it isn’t also amazing, just that our main choices are these for whatever reason, and a lot of them you can guess who put there. So here they are, in no particular order.

Dragon’s Dogma Original Theme – “Into Free -Dragon-” by B’z

Halo 2 Anniversary Gungnir Mix Theme – San Francisco symphony (The Mjolnir Mix is also sick, but this is slightly better in our opinion)

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Theme – “Answers” Composed by Nobuo Uematsu and Vocals by Susan Calloway and Michael-Christopher Koji Fox

Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater – “Snake Eater” Written by Norihiko Hibino and Performed by Cynthia Harrel


The Legend of Zelda – “Overworld Theme” Originally Composed by Kōji Kondō

Mass Effect 2 Theme – Jack Wall & Sam Hulick

Dead Island Trailer Theme – Composed by Giles Lamb

Persona 4 – “Pursuing My True Self” Composed by Shoji Meguro and Vocals by Shihoko Hirata

Bioshock – “The Ocean on His Soulders” Composed by Garry Schyman

Transistor – “We all Become” – Composed by Darren Korb and Vocals by Ashley Barrett

Baldur’s Gate 2: Shadows of Amn Theme – Composed by Michael Hoenig

Final Fantasy 7 – “Cloud’s Theme” Composed by Nobuo Uematsu

The Elder Scrolls: Oblivion – “Reign of the Septims” Composed by Jeremy Soule

Star Fox – “Corneria Theme” Composed by Hajime Hirasawa

Silent Hill 2 – “Theme of Laura” Composed by Akira Yamaoka

Life is Strange OST – Main Menu Theme Composed by Jonathan Morali from Syd Matters

Journey – “Nascence” Composed by Austin Wintory

I hope you enjoy the music above, as well as share some of your favourite theme songs from the games you also love in the comments!

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