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                                       Shenmue
    
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                                  Phil 'zylya' Ward
    
                                         PIW
    
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    Shenmue Music Guide
    
    v1.00b
    Last Updated: 19th November 2003
    
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    Table of Contents
    
    i Version History
    ii Introduction
    iii Composers
    iv Soundtrack CDs
    v Tracklistings
    vi Shenhua Lyrics
    vii In-Game Jukeboxes
    viii In-Game Cassettes
    
    ix Contact/Legal Information
    
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    i
    
    Version History
    
    1.00b - 19/xi/2003 - Found out about 4 more tapes which you can win as prizes,
                         which I seem to have missed. Thanks to Russel Marks for
                         pointing this out.
    
    1.00a - 14/vii/2003 - Reformat, taking out a lot of filler.
    
    1.00 - 22/ii/2003 - OK, I gathered a load of information, and got it down.
                        However, I have a gut feeling that there's a lot more I
                        can find, so for the moment this is v1, but there should be
                        a v1.5 coming, as soon as I get more info.
    
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    ii
    
    Introduction
    
    Shen Mue is an RPG by Sega, in which you take control of Ryo Hazuki in his
    quest to avenge his father. This game is the first ever FREE game (even though
    you have to pay for it ;). The game spans across three discs, with a fouth disc
    (known as Passport, even though it won't get you abroad).
    
    ~FREE~
    
                         Full Reactive Eyes Entertainment
    
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             Go wherever you want to go, see whatever you want to see,
                     investigate what you want to investigate.
                 In this world, the passage of time is realistic.
              A refreshingly cool morning breaks and transforms into
          a warm, sunny afternoon. The beautiful sunset of early evening
                   melds slowly into a quiet and still night.
                When it rains, it rains. When it snows, it snows.
                    At times it continues without letting up.
                            Here, life is realistic.
          There are people here who take daily walks in the park, people
               working hard everyday to make a living, shop owners
          selling their goods, children playing, housewives gossiping...
                everyone living their own unique, everyday lives.
                        Yes, this world is a real world.
                     Meet and interact with numerous people.
               Learn and develop through a variety of experiences.
              A compelling and majestic drama that will engulf you
                                   exists here.
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    This guide is a Music Guide, therefore it contains the usual stuff you'd expect
    to see on a Music Guide - lyrics, tracklists etc. Shenmue had several CDs
    released, and they are covered here, but so also is the in-game music. Anyway,
    enjoy.
    
    
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    Composers
    
    Shenmue had two veteran composers, Takenobu Mitsuyoshi and Yuzo Koshiro, working
    on it, backed up by three more unknown people Takeshi Yanagawa, Osamu Murata and
    Ryuji Iuchi.
    
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    iv
    
    Soundtrack CDs
    
    
     Original Soundtrack
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    The Original Soundtrack is a double CD with 39 tracks. From the Shenmue theme
    tune to the songs that play in the different shops, this double CD contains
    every single song within the game. In the accompanying booklet, there are
    some bits of art, as well as some lyrics for some of the songs.
    
     Juke Box
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    This CD was a limited edition off in certain versions of Shenmue, but only
    in Japan and USA (unfortunately). Therefore my information is slightly
    limited but I've heard that it contains the songs on the in-game jukeboxes
    and its name would seem to confirm that fact ;)
    
     Orchestra Version
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    The Orchestra Soundtrack CD was released before the game's release, back in
    April 1999. The CD contains eight tracks, performed by the Shenmue Orchestra
    and the Kanagawa Philharmonic Orchestra and conducted by Hiroshi Kumagai.
    
     Shenhua
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    Another Polygram release, which was more of a single-type disc, with variations
    of the Shenhua theme.
    
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    Tracklistings
    
    Original Sound Version Double CD
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    Disc One:
    
    1. Shenmue
    2. Shenfa
    3. Departure on a New Journey
    4. Encounter with Destiny
    5. Christmas on Dobuita Street
    6. The Sadness I Carry on My Shoulders
    7. Sakura Blossom Dancing in the Wind
    8. Nozomi's Confession
    9. Nozomi and Ryo
    10. Rain
    11. Daily Agony
    12. Tears of Separation
    13. Sadness and Hope
    14. Dawn
    15. Departure
    16. Antiquity Tree
    17. Flower Girl
    18. Departure on a New Journey (Arr. Yuzo Koshiro)
    19. Shenmue (Arr. Yuzo Koshiro)
    20. Shenfa (Arr. Yuzo Koshiro)
    
    Disc Two:
    
    1. Snowy Scene
    2. Snowy Scene Version 2
    3. Separated from Yokosuka
    4. Departure for Hope
    5. Fly Vacantly Like a Hawk
    6. Memories of Distant Days
    7. Memories of Distant Days Version 2
    8. The Place Where the Sun Sets
    9. The Place Where the Sun Sets Version2
    10. Working Man
    11. Theme of Snack Linda
    12. Inherited Skills
    13. Hip De Hop
    14. The Crew's Revenge
    15. The Nightmare
    16. A Secret of Warehouse
    17. Continent and Ocean
    18. Wish...
    19. Wish... Karaoke Version
    
    Jukebox CD
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    1. Antiquity Tree
    2. Boz Nov
    3. Dandy Old Man
    4. Flower Girl
    5. Go Go
    6. Heartbeats
    7. Hip De Hop
    8. Like A Feeling
    9. Liquor
    10. MJQ
    
    Orchestral CD
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    1. Shenmue
    2. Shen Fa
    3. YuuKyu No Chi
    4. Shi Shi Tachi No Hata
    5. Asa Moya No Namioto
    6. Manekare Zaru Hito
    7. Ara Tanraru Tabidachi
    8. Shen Fa (vocal)
    
    Passport Disc
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    (Disc 4 included in the game)
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    1. Shenmue Original
    2. Sha Hua Orchestral with Vocals
    3. Sha Hua Orchestral with Chinese Fiddles
    4. Loneliness
    5. Harbor Light
    6. Visitor At Night
    7. To The Sky
    8. The Spot
    9. Beyond The Memory
    10. Yamaji
    11. Lapis
    12. Bob's Pizzeria
    13. Abe Store
    14. Slot house
    15. Tomato Convenience Store
    16. Liu Barber & Hair Salon
    17. Asia Travel Company
    18. Harbor Lounge
    19. Light
    20. Earth & Sea
    21. Yokosuka Blues
    22. Sadness, Hope
    23. Sunny Places
    24. Mysterious Letter
    25. Morning Dew
    26. Working Man
    27. I Wish...
    28. Why?
    29. Antiquity
    30. Jingle Bells
    31. Silent Night, Holy Night
    32. Sha Hua Christmas
    
    
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    Shenhua Lyrics
    
    
    Japanese Lyrics
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    Kirameku sanrei waki-dasu tsumetai mizu wa
    Shiratsu [Hakuru] matotta kiyorana mori ni shimi-iru
    
    Kidaki sugatade sakihokoru sono hana no
    Yose-au [yuri-au] hana-bira usumurasaki ni kagayakite
    Fukisusabu kaze ni sae mukuno hitomi wa kesenai
    
    Hikari ga atsumaru yasashi kozue no moto de
    Osanai kokoro ni fushigina chikara yadorite
    
    Yutaka ni sosoida hotaru no kawa no nagare ni
    Dakarete nemureba harukana omokage izuko
    
    
    
    English Translation
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    The cold water caused to gush out from the twinkling mountain summit
    Enters into a holy forest wrapped in white dew
    
    Of noble form, the flower which blooms in glory
    Its petals which have collected together sparkle in the orchid
    In spite of a violently blowing wind, the innocent/pure pupil is not extinguished
    
    The light gathers beneath a kind/gentle tree top
    And there, in the heart of an infant, a wonderous/mysterious power dwells
    
    Richly poured into the flow of a river of fireflies
    While embracing, if you should lay to rest, where is the memory
    
    
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    vii
    
    In-Game Jukeboxes
    
    Bar Linda:
    
    1. Feel Tired Song
    2. Spider
    3. Yokosuka Blues
    4. Be-Witch
    5. Antiquity Tree
    6. Flower Girl
    7. Dandy Old Man
    8. Liquor
    9. Boz Nov
    10. MJQ
    
    You Arcade:
    
    1. Magical Sound Shower
    2. Hang On Main Theme
    3. Space Harrier Main Theme
    4. Final Take Off
    5. Antiquity Tree
    6. Flower Girl
    7. Dandy Old Man
    8. Liquor
    9. Boz Nov
    10. MJQ
    
    Alpha Trading Office
    
    1. NaNa
    2. GLYFADA
    3. Y.A.D.A.
    4. Linda
    5. Antiquity Tree
    6. Flower Girl
    7. Dandy Old Man
    8. Liquor
    9. Boz Nov
    10. MJQ
    
    Heartbeats:
    
    1. Heart Beats
    2. Hip De Hop
    3. Go! Go!
    4. Like A Feeling
    5. Antiquity Tree
    6. Flower Girl
    7. Dandy Old Man
    8. Liquor
    9. Boz Nov
    10. MJQ
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    Harbor Lounge:
    
    1. Strong
    2. Destiny
    3. Harbor Bar
    4. Harbor Beats
    5. Antiquity Tree
    6. Flower Girl
    7. Dandy Old Man
    8. Liquor
    9. Boz Nov
    10. MJQ
    
    
    
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    In-Game Cassettes
    
    You can buy Cassettes at the Tomato Mart in Dobuita, or in the one at the
    harbour for 300 Yen each.
    
    Antiquity Tree
    Be-Witch
    Boz Nov
    Dandy Old Man
    Destiny
    Feel Tired Song
    Flower Girl
    GLYFADA
    Go! Go!
    Harbor Bar
    Harbor Beats
    Heart Beats
    Hip De Hop
    Like A Feeling
    Linda
    Liquor
    NaNa
    Shenmue
    Sha Hua
    Spider
    Strong
    Y.A.D.A.
    Yokosuka Blues
    
    **Thanks to Russel Marks for the following : **
    
    There are 4 tapes which can be won as 3rd Prizes in the Dobuita Tomato Mart or
    the Harbour Lounge :
    
    Final Take Off
    Hang On
    Magical Sound Shower
    Space Harrier
    
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    ix
    
    Contact/Legal Information
    
    If you want to contact me, then please follow the following rules:
    
    1. Do not ask any questions aren't covered in this guide.
    2. You don't send Spam/Hatemail.
    
    If you can follow these rules, then send your questions, comments etc to
    
    dangerously_funky@yahoo.co.uk
    
    This Guide is under copyright (c) 2003 to Phil Ward. You may only reproduce it
    for personal private use only. You may not post it to the public domain, i.e.
    you may not use it on your website without prior written permission.
    
    The guide may appear on the following sites:
    
    AVGG - members.lycos.co.uk/avgg
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    IGN - www.ign.com
    NeoSeeker - www.neoseeker.com
    
    
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