The journey’s at an end. A final challenge awaits. Time for a guitar solo. It’s also time to list our favourite boss music. I’ve been wanting to ask this one for a while, and since getting inspired by a few other lists I saw floating around, I thought I’d make one of my own.
I have a few favourites. While it’s a clichéd choice, I have to say that the standard boss music from Final Fantasy VII kicks so much arse that I have to put it up top. Additional favourites include “Master of Shadow,” the sub-boss music from Persona 3:
As well as a recent addition, the Gilwing boss fight music from NiGHTS Into Dreams, which (at 1:05) has my favourite sax solo in video games:
OK, those are three of my favourites. Now it’s your turn. What’s your favourite boss music in any game, any genre? Be sure to include a YouTube link for our listening pleasure.