Video Game Music of the Week - 164
Bastion (Xbox 360, PC, Mac)
A Proper Story, Build That Wall, The Bottom Feeders
Bastion released in 2011 and was the first title released by Supergiant Games. The game is an overhead action/adventure style game with a unique narrative approach.
A Proper Introduction
The first track features a southern sound, with elements of industrial rock and electronic percussions. It is one of the early themes found in the game.
Build That Wall
This track is the main theme to the character Zia. It features vocals by Ashley Barrett, who went on to work with Darren Korb on Supergiant Games’ second release, Transistor.
The Bottom Feeders
This song has a very strong atmospheric feel to it, with an echoey melody and beat, as well as a collection of unique sounds and instruments.
Written by - Michael Villalon for ‘The VG Island’.