Tag Archives: SNES

Episode 75: Bad Games, Good Friends ft. Rhythm and Pixels

  Download Episode 75: “Bad Games, Good Friends ft. Rhythm and Pixels” here! Rob and Pernell from VGM podcast Rhythm and Pixels join the PTR guys for a show about bad games with great music. Hilarity ensues!  Jam out with … Continue reading

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Episode 71: Iku Mizutani: The Man Behind the Music

Download Episode 71: “Iku Mizutani: The Man Behind the Music” here! Iku Mizutani is well known for his fast-paced NES and Game Boy music on games like Shatterhand, Shadow of the Ninja, and Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers. He’s Mike’s favorite … Continue reading

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Episode 66: DOOM

  Download Episode 66: “DOOM” here! Hot on the heels of the new DOOM release, PTR is back with a scorching collection of songs from the franchise. Marvel at how far video game music has come in the last 20 … Continue reading

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Episode 65: Run n Gun Fun

  Download Episode 65: “Run ‘n Gun Fun” here! Today’s theme is all about running and gunning as Mike and Ed grab their rocket launchers and head towards the enemy’s base. The playlist is exceptionally rockin’ this time around, with … Continue reading

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Episode 62: Mega Man X-travaganza

Download Episode 62: “Mega Man X-travaganza” here! In 1994, Capcom unleashed Mega Man X on the SNES, revitalizing the Mega Man series and spawning an entirely new set of sequels. Keiji Inafune was at the helm, and upgraded every aspect … Continue reading

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Episode 59: Star Fox

  Download Episode 59: “Star Fox” here! It’s a Star Fox PTR, just in time for the much-anticipated release of Star Fox Zero on the Wii U! Mike and Ed take a stroll through the Lylat System, visiting all of … Continue reading

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Episode 49: Movie Mayhem

  Download Episode 49: “Movie Mayhem” Here! Lights!  Camera!  VGM! Video games based on movies have generally garnered themselves a bad reputation. While it does seem that most of them were rushed out the door by their publishers, many of those … Continue reading

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Episode 47: Spooky Tunes 2

  Download Episode 47: “Spooky Tunes 2” Here! It’s SpoOOoOoOOky Tunes 2! THRILL – To a collection of monstrous VGM tracks, from ghastly composers like Alberto Jose Gonzalez, Jake Kaufman, and Naoki Kodaka! CHILL – As Mike and Ed dig their … Continue reading

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Episode 45: Classic Sportstacular

  Download Episode 45 – “Classic Sportstacular” Here! Shoot! Dive! Kick! Run! Mike and Ed swing for the fences in this super-sporty episode of PixelTunes Radio. Jam to a bunch of classic tracks from names like Koji Kondo and Jeroen Tel, … Continue reading

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Episode 44: Shmup Trax 2

  Download Episode 44 – “Shmup Trax 2” Here! Mike and Ed take to the skies again in an episode featuring more music from their favorite shoot ’em up titles!  Expect tons of danceable grooves, some hard rock, and… the blues? … Continue reading

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Episode 34: Marvel Melodies

Download Episode 34: Marvel Melodies here! To celebrate the release of “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” it’s a Marvel Comics episode! There was no shortage of Marvel Superhero-based games in the 80’s and 90’s.  Kids got to live out their dreams … Continue reading

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Episode 33: Cygnus Destroyer’s Picks

Download Episode 33: Cygnus Destroyer’s Picks here! Mike and Ed are huge fans of YouTuber Matt Ezero, also known as “Cygnus Destroyer” or “The LJN Defender.” He’s been creating amazing retro game reviews for the past few years, and he specializes … Continue reading

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Episode 32: NINJAS!

Download Episode 32: NINJAS! here! <– Right Click and “Save As” Ninjas were masters of espionage and assassination, and experts in martial arts and acrobatics. It only makes sense that ninja video games were some of the most thrilling and … Continue reading

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Episode 31: Same Song, Different System

  Download Episode 31: Same Song, Different System here! <– Right Click and “Save As” This episode, Bad Dudes Mike and Ed talk about ports and remakes, and pick out a few of their favorite titles that made it onto … Continue reading

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Episode 30 – Street Fightin’ Songs

  Download Episode 30: Street Fightin’ Songs here! <– Right click and “save as” The PixelTunes guys bring out the heavy hitters in this one! Join Mike and Ed as they dish out some tunes from fighting games, and debate which … Continue reading

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Episode 29 – Puzzling Playlist

Download Episode 29: Puzzling Playlist here! <– Right click and “save as” Even if you’re not a puzzle game fan, we’re sure you’ve hummed the theme to Tetris or Dr. Mario to yourself at some point. The music in puzzle games … Continue reading

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Episode 27: Anniversary Free-for-All!

  Download Episode 27: Anniversary Free-for-All here! <– Right click and “save as” We’re marking our one year anniversary with a free-pick party!  Mike and Ed roll out songs from some of their favorite game soundtracks, and chat about their … Continue reading

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Episode 23: Spotlight on David Wise

  Download “Episode 23: Spotlight on David Wise” here! <– (right click and “save as”) Many of us grew up with David Wise’s music.  His name is synonymous with blockbuster games like Battletoads and Donkey Kong Country.  In this episode, … Continue reading

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Episode 19: The Music of Hyrule

–> Right click and “save as” here for the direct mp3 download <— Hot on the heels of Nintendo’s release of Hyrule Warriors, Mike and Ed bring Todd along to talk about the Legend of Zelda series!  We play some … Continue reading

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Episode 15: Composer Yuzo Koshiro

Episode 15: Composer Yuzo Koshiro The man’s name is synonymous with game soundtracks like Streets of Rage and ActRaiser, but did you know he was composing music and developing sound programs as far back as 1986?  We take a look … Continue reading

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