Mode 8

Thursday 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Genres: Video Game, Chiptune, Instrumental
Host: Tyler Rhine

Mode 8 (formerly Mode 7) plays the best of video game music. Original soundtracks, classic chiptunes, and awesome fan-made remixes, we play them all!

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mode8 #29: What I’m Calling “Breakcore”

This week’s episode is all about vaguely jungle/breakcore, made from a set of tracks inspired by Wario Land 4’s sound design and unreleased Pokemon tracks. Enjoy!

Youtube Playlist!

Title // Bomberman World
Oregano UFO // Pizza Tower
Star // Mario Kart 64 on Club Circuit
Toxic Landfill // Wario Land 4
STEVEN STONE // Pokémon Ruby & Sapphire 
Document // Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance 
USA, NYC, Times Square // Smash Court 2 
Silvery Landscape // Tricky Sliders
Wario Land 4 // Hurry Up!
Track 3 (CD Quality) // Sheep Raider OST
Strength of a Gym Leader // Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen 
Thrashard In The Cave // Castlevania Chronicles
Splattack! (Octo) // Splatoon 2: Octo Expansion
Team Rocket Hideout // Pokémon FireRed & LeafGreen
Overhead (instrumental) // Friday Night Funkin’ V.S. Whitty
Titanic Tower Act 3 — Funk Fiction

mode8 #28: Only Half an Episode

Sorry it’s been so long without a new episode! But this week is a collection of whatever I came across during my absence, enjoy!

Youtube Playlist

Drivin’ Me Bananas // The Super Mario Bros. Movie
Deep Drive // Ridge Racer Infinity — remix by RoBKTA
Ending Theme // Pokemon HeartGold and SoulSilver
Goron City Salsa — Louie Zong
Long Sword Alert! — blivveries
Phantom R’s Theme // Rhythm Thief
^ — x髥莏
Droopy Remembers — C418
Hammerhead Shark Song — Chip Tanaka
Nightmare Knight — Toby Fox
Loeder — Cruising The Cosmic Ocean

mode8 #27: Minigames and MAR10

Welcome back to mode8! This week’s episode focuses (mostly) on minigames in video games, with a slight dash of Italian plumber towards the end to celebrate March 10th — Mario Day!

Youtube Playlist!

Veilstone City Game Corner // Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
Spin Ye Bottle // Shovel Knight
Goldenrod City Game Corner // Pokemon HeartGold and SoulSilver
It’s Pizza Time! // Pizza Tower
Journey of the Prairie King (Overworld, Outlaw, and Ending) // Stardew Valley
the grind // Going Under
Level 3: Skellie Outskirt // Night In The Woods (Demon Tower minigame)
Blob Boss // Alien Hominid
I Sawed The Demons // Doom (1993)
Puzzle Kombat (Tiles of Death, Snake Food) // Mortal Kombat Deception
Boogie or Shuffle // Final Fantasy 8
Monkey Bowling // Super Monkey Ball
Theme of Chao // Sonic Adventure
Fishing Tourney and Bug-Off // Animal Crossing: New Horizons
The Professor’s Trunk // Professor Layton and the Last Time Travel
Fishing Game, Fishing Hit! // Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening (Switch remake)
Select Crew Member // Warioware: Get It Together!
Luigi’s Casino // New Super Mario Bros.
Baton and On // Super Mario Party
Eternal Star // Mario Party 1

mode8 #26: 3/2 ≈ 1.5

This week’s episode was another mix, just a selection of tracks I have been listening to recently!

Youtube Playlist!

Athletic Theme // Super Mario Land 2
NUMUSIKA ac.10 // Taiko no Tatsujin Wii: Ketteiban
wet-dry world — Jessveness
What U Need // Sonic Rush
02-solar_fields_-_edge_and_flight-ncr // Mirror’s Edge
In The Halls of the Usurper // Shovel Knight
The Coffee Zone — Fearofdark
Thin Ice // Club Penguin
Hero Mode Rocket 4 // Splatoon 3
Wave Battle (Boss Battle) // Mega Man Star Force 1 — arranged by Pokestir
Grandmaster’s Theme // Pokemon TCG (Gameboy)
DM Hazebeat 001 // Hypnospace Outlaw
The Gizmo Factory // Hypnospace Outlaw
Dimensional Voyager // Hypnospace Outlaw
Gotta Gotta // Hypnospace Outlaw
Dire Dire Docks (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate remix) — A_A_RonHD



mode8 #25: Grammys Sampler

It’s the 25th episode of mode8! I wish I knew sooner so I could have an anniversary but better luck next time. This week’s highlight was the Grammys, where 5 game soundtracks were nominated for the new category! The first part of this episode samples a track from each of them. Enjoy!

Youtube Playlist!

Svartalfheim // Assassin’s Creed Valhalla: Dawn of Ragnarok
The Rats of Tobruk // Call of Duty: Vanguard
SN/TH/YA // Aliens: Fireteam Elite
Ghost (instrumental) // Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy
III: Tarab Pt. 1 // Old World
Garden of Hope // Pikmin 3
Return to Spiral Mountain // Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts and Bolts
Recapture // Icarus: Alien Vanguard
Cyber Space 4-4: Wishes in the Wind // Sonic Frontiers
mosaik — xyce ft. radix
Battle! Champion Iris (JP Version) // Pokemon Black 2 and White 2 — remix. SiIvagunner
A CYBER’S WORLD? (Chapter 1 & 2 DEMO) // Deltarune — remix. SiIvagunner
Slateport City // Pokemon Emerald — orchestral version by Tristan D. Perez