It doesn’t matter if it’s a single song, or a whole in-game radio station, I just wanna know what your favorite “needle drop” moment in a game is.
Did you know, the first Hotline Miami has a pretty ripping soundtrack? Because it does and it still looms large over this medium, for better or for worse, depending on your perspective.
If I were to pick personal highlights however, I’d single out the two Sun Araw contributions.
Horse Steppin, the main menu music:
And, Deep Cover, Jacket’s apartment theme:
These two tracks have gone on to become some of my favorite tunes ever. The former is a great chill out track, and the latter is a fucking party starter