40°
Submitted by Jim Crikey 791d ago | opinion piece

No Tune Unturned: Symphony of the Goddesses

Critical Gamer's Stephen K writes: I had already walked the too-luxurious-for-my-battered- sneakers carpet of Jones Hall four times before, mostly due to the blissful days when Tommy Tallarico would stop by to say hello with Video Games Live. The sound of an orchestra warming up always sends a special thrill of excitement down my spine, and I’d say the Houston Symphony trumps even the PS3 boot-up screen. Sitting in the very front row meant craning my neck to see over the five-foot stage, but it’s hard to complain when you can count the violin strings from your seat. Even closer was conductor Eimear Noone, an Irish musician who has orchestrated the likes of World of Warcraft and Starcraft II. She and Jeron Moore (producer for both Symphony of the Goddesses and Play! A Video Game Symphony) did a superb job running a show that practically glows with genuine respect for the source material. Despite a large screen and some colourful lighting, there was a complete absence of brazen firewor... (Culture, The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past, The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening, The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, The Legend Of Zelda: The Wind Waker, The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess, Zelda Series)

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
20°

Top GTA Characters That Helps You In-Game

0m ago - GTA series is one of the most famous game series in the gaming history. Because of its action gam... | Culture
10°

The PvP System For Skyforge Could Rival The Best In The Industry

1m ago - With every new MMO release comes a barrage of eye-widening promises and daring boasts but if ther... | PC
30°

Did Nintendo Just Drop 2DS Price?

1m ago - It looks like Nintendo may be announcing a price reduction for the stand alone 2DS SKU soon. | 3DS
40°

Gamergate: Angry Feminists, Unethical Journalists Are The Ones Not Welcome In The Gaming Community

12m ago - The video game community is perhaps the most inclusive, gender neutral and colourblind on the int... | Culture
Ad

Celebrate the new TV season with Filmwatch

Now - With the 2014-2015 TV season right around the corner, come join us on Filmwatch as we celebrate and give all you TV lovers something to enjoy! | Promoted post
30°

Destiny Reminds Me of Serious Sam (In All the Best Ways)

17m ago - GeekParty writes: "Very few games have managed to replicate the same kind twisted-stomach panic t... | Xbox 360
Related content from friends