JRPGs are basically games designed to use a bunch of talking and combat as an excuse to blast killer soundtracks at you for hours and hours on end.
This story was originally published in September 2015.
Which might explain why this list of best soundtracks also looks a lot like a list of the best JRPGs. That's no coincidence!
What follows are our collective picks for the very best of them. Before you complain, no, they're not listed in any order.