Gaming's most incestuous soundtracks

Eight aural accounts of videogame music keeping it in the family

Anyone remember these two point-and-click adventures? Guessing not. Know then, that Shadowgate has some of the absolute best NES music. Haunting melodies and catchy tunes blend perfectly together as you trudge through the ominous lair of a rogue warlock, though nothing was as moving as the main theme, which showed up briefly in The Uninvited.

Above: Main theme from the NES Shadowgate. Love it!

Above: A broken radio in The Uninvited screeches the theme before dying

Fun soundtrack fact: We could gush all day about Shadowgate’s soundtrack, and beg you to play the game just to experience the music, but instead you can just download virt’s hyper badass Warrior Kingremix.

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