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Creepy video game music:

 1 Veni Vidi Pony, Wed, 7th Nov '12 8:08:53 PM from Celestia's auto-lot
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Looking for stuff that just makes you shiver a bit when you listen to it. Creepy but cool.

Like:

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 2 Ryuhza, Wed, 7th Nov '12 9:12:16 PM from San Diego, California Relationship Status: I know
M.T. (Platypus Season)

 3 ABNDT, Wed, 7th Nov '12 9:14:07 PM from where you're not looking
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 4 Swampertrox, Wed, 7th Nov '12 9:19:18 PM from Abandoned Ship Relationship Status: Hoping Senpai notices me
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 5 Rocket Dude, Wed, 7th Nov '12 9:22:16 PM from AZ, United States
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 6 Tacitus, Wed, 7th Nov '12 10:22:10 PM from now and then and maybe Relationship Status: Crazy Cat Lady
Also check this old thread.

About a third of the rest of the game's tracks are just as good. The original Alien vs. Predator didn't need BGM to be scary, so none of this was actually in the game, believe it or not. Then the sequel rolled around, the players were spoiled with flashlights, so they finally got to find a place for what they'd composed earlier.

edited 7th Nov '12 10:23:17 PM by Tacitus

Current earworm: "Stainless Steel"
 7 Akalabth, Thu, 8th Nov '12 2:12:04 AM from Ghost Planet Relationship Status: Seeking boyfriend-free girl
Self-loathing and sandwiches.
A great example of drone/dark ambient used masterfully are the Playstation soundtracks of Doom and Final Doom as well as the one from Doom 64 (on the N64 of course).

You can find them all here : http://www.doom2.net/~doomdepot/music.html
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edited 8th Nov '12 3:51:00 AM by Talby

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 10 Tacitus, Sun, 11th Nov '12 11:27:54 PM from now and then and maybe Relationship Status: Crazy Cat Lady
Lightless depths, icy-cold rivers, the earth's slow breath moving through winding caverns. Chitin clicking on stone, pale shapes darting down side passages, an echoing scream.

Current earworm: "Stainless Steel"
 11 Ryuhza, Sun, 11th Nov '12 11:48:43 PM from San Diego, California Relationship Status: I know
M.T. (Platypus Season)
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I wish the sound effects of the game didn't so overshadow those great atmospheric tracks. It's a huge shame really.

 12 WackyPancake, Wed, 14th Nov '12 8:22:08 AM from My computer. Relationship Status: 700 wives and 300 concubines
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 13 Journeyman, Wed, 14th Nov '12 1:30:52 PM from Here and there.
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[up][up]If it's like a lot of other games, there are separate controls for music and effect volumes. Otherwise, they messed up when making the game, becuase most, if not all, games should have separate controls for the two sound tracks.
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 14 Ryuhza, Wed, 14th Nov '12 1:47:45 PM from San Diego, California Relationship Status: I know
M.T. (Platypus Season)
Yeah, the only issue is the music in other areas of the game is perfectly loud, and adjusting every time I enter a cave does not sound appealing. I just wish those particular tracks were themselves louder.

 15 Demetrios, Wed, 14th Nov '12 4:11:19 PM from Northbrook, Illinois
How about the music from the first Diablo? That was quite creepy (except for the cave levels; that one was pretty cool).
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 18 Tacitus, Thu, 15th Nov '12 10:35:22 PM from now and then and maybe Relationship Status: Crazy Cat Lady
[up]Ah, memories. Last year we started posting the appropriate tracks during the final three days of the US debt deadline, and some tropers were freaking out from the combination of the looming fiscal catastrophe and Majora-based PTSD.

Let's walk through the castle of a civilization that was great, until it was not allowed to be. A vision of majesty undone by cosmic accident. Something inhuman, and resentful of humanity.

Current earworm: "Stainless Steel"
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