Some games have awful music, story, voice acting etc... So often I find myself gaming to my iPod. And I'm sure I'm not alone. So...
Is there anything imparticular that you like gaming too? Certain genre's? Bands? Artists?
Myself, I'm bit of a mix.
Mainly metal (of which most varieties are suitable), sometimes Eminem (The only rap I've ever enjoyed). Techno, dance, electronic, drum and bass (Pendulum, knife party) etc... Gets pulled out a bit and sometimes even video game soundtracks.
As a side question, because I'm not a member of any music forums, does anyone listen to Nightwish? Are they worth a listen? I ask because of how often they seem to change line ups, worries me that only certain albums are decent. --- 3DS (XL) 4854-6425-2855 3DS (Zelda) 2320-6650-1378
#2WondrousRumblePosted 12/27/2013 7:45:19 PM
Most games I like the native sounds to be the only ones I hear, but in the odd scenario I'll just throw on whatever playlist I have or just throw on random YouTube videos of let's plays or whatever --- Hey I'm Grump
#3Ork_HeroPosted 12/27/2013 7:46:30 PM
I prefer to listen to native sounds/music. Listening to the radio/whatever breaks my immersion, I'm pretty nerdy --- 'Ere we go! UK gamer girl
#4Grimlink132Posted 12/27/2013 7:50:47 PM
the soundtrack for drive makes every game feel like the movie. so that.
#5KavenryPosted 12/27/2013 7:53:53 PM
As a side question, because I'm not a member of any music forums, does anyone listen to Nightwish? Are they worth a listen? I ask because of how often they seem to change line ups, worries me that only certain albums are decent.
I do like them. I usually listen to them in colder months, when my interests consist of fantasy/knights/elves, versus the warmer months when I'm more interested in sci-fi and nature.
Check out Dark Passion Play, and also "Wish I Had an Angel" off of Once. --- "the sun does not have no prisoners"
#6ThescyyPosted 12/27/2013 7:55:40 PM
Depends, I mostly only listen to my own music when I'm playing online fps's. I like aggressive music for shooting peoples faces off so I listen to a lot of hiphop, rock, punk and metal. Stuff like Big L, Scarface, Jedi Mind Tricks, Immortal Technique, Wu-Tang, Onyx, Non Phixion, System of a Down, early Offspring, Megadeth, Bad Religion, etc. --- i7 3930k @ 4.5Ghz | H220 | asrock x79 extreme 9 | 16GB 2133mhz ram | SLI GTX 780 | Samsung 830 256GB SSD | 8TB HDDs | EVGA Supernova 1300 G2 | Fractal design R4
#7FroakiePosted 12/27/2013 7:55:42 PM
I prefer to listen to native sounds/music. Listening to the radio/whatever breaks my immersion, I'm pretty nerdy
Me too. I listen to my music on my PC while I'm doing internet stuff. But when I'm playing a game I listen to the IGM. --- http://i.imgur.com/EPGPNKk.jpg wufei8706
#8xKANONxPosted 12/27/2013 8:42:53 PM
Nightwish is awesome, definitely give them a try, especially the earlier albums when they still had Tarja.
#9TheC0ndemnedOnePosted 12/27/2013 8:44:33 PM
Just the game's music. I get stressed out/annoyed from other music clashing with the game. --- Steam: Sydite
#10wdfosterPosted 12/27/2013 8:46:10 PM
No. I don by gaems wit bed voise aktin an music tho. --- Steam ID - Madmartigan