Archive for December, 2021


Battle Bards Episode 207: Seeing Red

December 22, 2021

A new episode of Battle Bards is up!

Have you ever gotten so mad that you literally saw red? Better yet, have you ever heard the color red when you’ve listened to an MMO’s soundtrack? In this episode, the Battle Bards explore the diversity that exists within this singular blood hue. What does red sound like? Find out in this hour!


Episode 207 show notes (show pagedirect download)

  • Intro (feat. “Red Broth” from Warframe, “Red Menace” from Stargate Worlds, and “Crimson Cove” from City of Heroes)
  • “Scarlet Raven” from World of Warcraft
  • “Ruby Weapon” from FFXIV
  • “The Scarlet Desert” from EverQuest
  • “Red Land” from Aion
  • “Bloody Ice” from Cabal Online
  • “Red Scar” from Ragnarok Online 2
  • “The Morning of Crimson Peak” from Blade and Soul
  • Which one did we like best?
  • Jukebox Picks: “Main Theme” from Red Dead Redemption, “Will of the Spirits” from Tales of Arise, and “Rain” from The 7th Guest
  • Outro (feat. “Redwood” from Aion)
  • Talk to the Battle Bards on Twitter!
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Battle Bards Episode 206: Warping Back to Wildstar

December 8, 2021

A new episode of Battle Bards is up!

It’s been a long, long time since the Battle Bards have ventured down to the surface of Nexus — at least, as a full episode. Now, it’s time to warp back to WildStar! But after having featured this amazing soundtrack so often on the show, are there any good picks left… or just the dregs from a former civilization?


Episode 206 show notes (show pagedirect download)

  • Intro (feat. “Main Theme,” “A Tropical Getaway,” and “Sea of Green”)
  • “March of the Empire”
  • “Operation Northern Wastes” 
  • “Legend of Blue Horizon” 
  • “A Very Dominion Shade’s Eve”
  • “Clear Skies”
  • “From the Ashes” 
  • “Grist for the Mill”
  • Which one did we like best?
  • Listener notes from Friendly Necromancer
  • Jukebox Picks: “Main Theme” from Wild West World, “Main Theme” from Metroid Dread, and “Fading Twilight Battle Theme” from Dungeon Encounters
  • Outro (feat. “The Malgrave Trail”)