At Roundhouse, we have a penchant for retro gaming.
Check out some well known and some nearly forgotten music and sounds from video games of the 1980s.
Namco’s classic arcade game.
The developer of the classic Pacman arcade game was Namco. Toshio Kai is responsible for the sound and music.
2. Space Invaders
The classic future shooter game.
Also check out the 80s video by ‘Player One’.
So simple and yet strangely addictive.
4. Donkey Kong
This classic game is from 1981. Donkey Kong was the creation of Nintendo artist Shigeru Miyamoto. He designed the entire game himself including the music.
This beloved puzzle video game was released in 1984.
Who hasn’t played this abstract tennis match? Good Sounds too.
Simple graphics and stressfully addictive gameplay.
8. Star Castle
Nice vector graphics but remember that success requires you to control your ship.
Simon is waiting for you.
10. Moon Patrol
Retro graphics and funky techno background music is a timeless combination.