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Koji Kondo reveals Ocarina Of Time soundtrack inspiration

He wanted to make the game feel more real

Nintendo composer Koji Kondo has revealed the reason why the Ocarina Of Time soundtrack is so varied.

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Kondo used his message to fans in the inlay of the Ocarina Of Time 3D soundtrack to explain his goals when he started composing the music.

"The Legend Of Zelda can make it feel as if you have jumped into the game and are experiencing its adventure," he wrote. "The music was created to make that visceral feeling more real."

He added: "The tunes in Kakariko Village and Hyrule Castle Town are melodious and cheerful, and quiet sound effect-like music is used in the dungeons. The main Hyrule Field theme has been written so that it develops and has new facets each time it is heard in the game."

Miyamoto revealed his outstanding Ocarina Of Time 3D tune in his message to fans.

What is your favourite Ocarina Of Time tune?

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  1. abovethewell Friday 5th Aug 2011 at 09:15

    Yay! First! I didn't think that. i was thinking about how slow epona was=)

  2. 123akis Friday 5th Aug 2011 at 10:01

    thanks ONM now ive got a list to see which songs which

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