In case you’re a fan of funky contemporary beats, you possibly can’t go previous the well-known online game composer Hideki Naganuma. He is greatest recognized for his music within the Jet Set Radio sequence again when he labored at Sega.
For a few years now, his fanbase has been begging Nintendo to permit him to compose some music for the squid shooter sequence Splatoon. There have even been petitions stating how this “would make many individuals joyful”.
So, why hasn’t it occurred and can it ever occur? In all probability not, based mostly on a current tweet despatched out by Naganuma final month.
After departing from Sega, he apparently “tried to be an worker of Nintendo twice”, however was rejected on the grounds that there was no place obtainable for him to show his capability to the complete.
“To inform the reality, I attempted to be an worker of Nintendo twice prior to now, after I left Sega. However I did not move. They mentioned that there isn’t any place that I can show my capability to the complete. That’s the explanation why Splatoon did not want my music.”
It appears his beats are too contemporary – even for Splatoon. Naganuma has not less than been credited in Sakurai’s Smash Bros. sequence.
Thankfully, he is additionally gone on to compose loads of different music for titles like Deadly League Blaze and can also be arduous at work on the follow-up tracks that can characteristic in Bomb Rush Cyberfunk – a recreation that seemingly attracts inspiration from Jet Set Radio.
The soundtrack to the subsequent Splatoon ought to be composed by @Hideki_Naganuma
— ZM? #MonHun4Smash (@ZM_Anon) Might 9, 2015
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