Phantom Train

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Phantom Train
Output - SNES.svg
Output - SNES.svg
Final Fantasy 3 - SNES - Phantom Train.png
Composer Nobuo Uematsu
Arranger Nobuo Uematsu
Programmer Minoru Akao
Released 1994-04-02
Format SPC.png
Game Final Fantasy III (SNES)
Title Origin Official
Loops Yes

Phantom Train, also knows as The Mystic Train is the song that is played as Sabin, Cyan, and Shadow make their way through the Phantom Train.

The album version of the track prefixes the sound effect of the Phantom Train departing to the beginning of this track. For your convenience, two versions of the song have been made, one with the sound effect, the other without.

The sound effect intro has a length of 0:10, and the background music has a length of 1:12.

Title

The song's title varies depending on your source. This site uses the most recent American release of the official soundtrack.

Title Transliteration Source
Phantom Train US iTunes soundtrack
Mystery Train US OSV
魔列車 (Ma Ressha) The Mystic Train Japan OSV

Games

The following games include the song as well, but they emulate the music and sound the same.

  • Final Fantasy Anthology PAL (PS1)
  • Final Fantasy VI (AND)
  • Final Fantasy VI (FOS)
  • Final Fantasy VI (GBA)
  • Final Fantasy VI (PS1)
  • Final Fantasy VI (PS3)
  • Final Fantasy VI (PSP)
  • Final Fantasy VI (PSV)
  • Final Fantasy VI (WII)
  • Final Fantasy VI (WIIU)

Album Appearances

Phantom Train is found on the Final Fantasy VI Original Sound Version album, where it is prefaced with the sound effect of the Phantom Train departing.

Sheet Music

Rip

In order to try and resemble the original soundtrack, the sound effect of the Phantom Train departing is included in rip. The tracks are named 16.1 - Phantom Train #1.spc and 16.2 - Phantom Train #2.spc.