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Games, RPGs in particular, would be a lot better with rap music
You haven't seen enough anime then because you missed Samurai Champloo and Afro Samurai, both of which features scores that are entirely comprised of hip hop songs. Samurai Champloo itself uses hip hop culture, aesthetics and music as a thematic device within the series (in fact, an entire episode is devoted to Mugen mastering the art of graffiti). Then you have shows like Tenjou Tenghe, which is not a hip hop oriented show, but the intro is a hip hop song.
I'm a big fan of hip hop, but I believe that hip hop and video games rarely go well together.
Street Fighter III Third Strike
The World Ends With You
Grand Theft Auto
Def Jam Vendetta
Need For Speed
Parappa The Rapper
Dance Dance Revolution
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Wow bad idea.
"Life is a mistake that only art can correct" - from Passing Strange
Ah no thanks, and they already did that with Star Ocean Till The End of Time, went a jazzy yet urban hip hop way, this is also in Grandia series, or somewhat of it, so no ty.
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WestcoastMike posted...Man, people still do the whole "rap isn't music" thing? Why? Because the vocals? What about the instrumentals; if that isn't music, wtf is it?
You mean where they take 30 second sound loops from REAL musicians and talk while you're trying to figure out who they stole the sound bite from? That's not art, that's plagerism.
If god didn't want people eating animals...
He wouldn't have made them out of meat..
I have seen Samurai Champloo and Tenjho Tenge and like I said they do not have a soundtrack completely filled with rap. I never said there are no rap songs in anime (although I wish this were the case). Otaku in Japan prefer their j-pop with female vocalists.
What's with all this rap hate? It's one thing to not like a song but to make wide blanket statements about an entire genre is not only ignorant, its ******* stupid.
you better watch what the **** flies outta yo mouth,
or imma highjack a plane and fly it into your house.