2012 in Video Game Music

A year-in-review musical medley created by Ryan Hamann for the Sound of Play podcast featuring some of the outstanding music from the games of 2012. Please check out Sound of Play for weekly collections of excellent video game music. See how many of the tracks you can identify on your own.

A year-in-review musical medley created by Ryan Hamann for the Sound of Play podcast featuring some of the outstanding music from the games of 2012. Please check out Sound of Play for weekly collections of excellent video game music. See how many of the tracks you can identify on your own.

0:00 Hotline Miami

0:15 Alan Wake's American Nightmare

0:30 10000000

0:53 Awesomenauts

1:34 Ys: Memories of Celceta

2:00 If My Heart Had Wings

2:41 Scribblenauts Unlimited

3:04 Papa & Yo

3:15 New Super Mario Bros. 2

3:35 LittleBigPlanet Karting

4:06 Crashmo (Fallblox / Hiku Otsu)

4:22 Offspring Fling

4:36 Nintendo Land

5:01 Wii U

5:06 Miiverse

5:20 Dishonored

6:18 Mass Effect 3

6:42 Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2012)

8:39 Double Dragon Neon

10:00 Hawken

10:31 Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair

10:49 Kinect Star Wars

11:08 Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD

11:30 Adventure Time: Hey Ice King! Why'd You Steal Our Garbage?!!

11:50 Forza Horizon

12:23 Pokémon Black 2 and White 2

13:18 Puzzle & Dragons

13:32 Anarchy Reigns (Max Anarchy)

13:39 Bleed

13:52 Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan

14:13 BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma

14:57 Botanicula

15:20 Dustforce

15:58 Mutant Mudds

15:59 Dance Central 3

16:45 Analogue: A Hate Story

17:16 Silent Hill: Downpour

18:17 Wii U Chat

18:31 Tiny and Big: Grandpa's Leftovers

18:50 Far Cry 3

19:22 Dear Esther

20:31 Dragon's Dogma

21:41 Persona 4 Arena

22:48 Gravity Rush (Gravity Daze)

23:22 Rhythm Thief & the Emperor's Treasure

23:30 NBA 2K13

24:43 Risen 2: Dark Waters

25:10 Zero Escape: Virtue's Last Reward

26:12 Shank 2

26:35 Twisted Metal (2012)

26:54 Kokuga

27:24 Robotics;Notes

27:39 Hell Yeah! Wrath of the Dead Rabbit

28:17 Hitman: Sniper Challenge

28:39 Black Mesa

29:26 Apple Jack 2

29:38 Worms Revolution

29:58 Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning

30:29 Street Fighter X Tekken

30:53 The Room (2012)

31:21 Prototype 2

32:01 Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion

32:14 Crusader Kings II

32:25 Chivalry: Medieval Warfare

32:39 Skylanders: Giants

33:10 Quantum Conundrum

33:36 Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz

33:56 Gunman Clive

34:21 I Am Alive

34:47 Plague Inc.

35:18 Trials Evolution

35:48 Spelunky (2012)

36:05 Style Savvy: Trendsetters

36:16 FIFA Soccer 13

36:48 Project X Zone

37:16 Sleeping Dogs

38:14 Animal Crossing: New Leaf

38:40 Cook, Serve, Delicious!

39:19 The Basement Collection

39:45 SSX (2012)

40:10 Resident Evil 6

40:22 Tales of Xillia 2

40:36 ZombiU

41:00 Deponia

41:20 PlanetSide 2

41:59 Rock Band Blitz

41:59 Yakuza 5

43:32 Fez

43:32 Just Dance 4

43:57 Paper Mario: Sticker Star

44:20 HarmoKnight

44:40 Frog Fractions

44:55 Angry Birds: Star Wars

45:34 Beat Sneak Bandits

45:34 Clash of Clans

45:42 Skullgirls

46:12 Assassin's Creed III

46:56 Dust: An Elysian Tail

47:16 Fire Emblem: Awakening

47:45 LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes

48:09 DoDonPachi SaiDaiOuJou

48:43 Lollipop Chainsaw

49:28 PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale

49:50 SoulCalibur V

50:11 Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode II

50:33 Max Payne 3

50:36 The Walking Dead

51:24 Counter Strike: Global Offensive

51:40 Mark of the Ninja

51:53 Retro City Rampage

52:02 Vessel

52:44 The Unfinished Swan

53:21 Little Inferno

54:33 Journey (2012)

54:53 Thomas Was Alone

56:14 Guild Wars 2

58:01 Assassin's Creed III: Liberation

58:32 Binary Domain

58:49 Retro/Grade

59:06 Under Night In-Birth

59:35 Dillon's Rolling Western

1:00:01 Puzzlejuice

1:00:33 Kid Icarus: Uprising

1:01:19 Orcs Must Die! 2

1:01:33 Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed

1:02:33 Asura's Wrath

1:02:48 Hitman: Absolution

1:02:54 Spec Ops: The Line

1:03:34 Darksiders II

1:03:57 Silent Hill: Book of Memories

1:04:29 Thirty Flights of Loving

1:05:05 The Darkness II

1:05:34 New Super Mario Bros. U

1:05:54 Sine Mora

1:06:20 Legend of Grimrock

1:07:19 XCOM: Enemy Unknown

1:07:46 Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier

1:08:35 Torchlight II

1:09:27 FTL: Faster Than Light

1:10:02 Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams

1:10:34 Katawa Shoujo

1:10:53 Endless Space

1:11:10 Mario Party 9

1:11:36 Abobo's Big Adventure

1:11:41 McPixel

1:12:02 Phantasy Star Online 2

1:12:39 Borderlands 2

1:12:57 Super Stardust Delta

1:13:18 Dyad

1:13:41 Kingdom Hearts: Dream Drop Distance

1:14:30 Closure

1:15:22 Dead or Alive 5

1:15:39 Bravely Default (Bravely Default: Flying Fairy)

1:16:11 Wipeout 2048

1:16:34 Tokyo Jungle

1:17:02 Halo 4

1:17:36 Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney

1:18:03 Dragon Quest X

1:18:26 Call of Duty: Black Ops II

1:18:57 Medal of Honor: Warfighter

1:19:38 Fable: The Journey

1:20:14 Wonderbook: Book of Spells

1:20:15 Syndicate (2012)

1:20:44 The Secret World

1:21:15 Resident Evil: Revelations

1:21:51 Velocity

1:21:59 La-Mulana (2012)

1:22:06 Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two

1:22:21 Sound Shapes

1:22:54 Super Hexagon


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