Title - Heroes of the Lance (NES)

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Title
Composer Seiji Toda
Released 1991-01-??
Title Origin Game Location

The Heroes of the Lance ports published by Pony Canyon use this Title music. The song was composed by Seiji Toda and conducted in a style popular with Toda. It features a lofty melody accompanied by a rapid harmony and a percussion backbone. The title comes from where the song is heard in the game, but Toda should be contacted for an official title.

Games

Heroes of the Lance (NES)

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Heroes of the Lance (NES)
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Arranger Iku Mizutani
Released 1991-01-??
Length 0:28
Format NSF
Loops Yes

As the name suggests, the song is played during the title of the game. It continues through the character introductions as well. The song loops.

The song is rendered on the RP2A03, the default NES audio chip. It is track 1 in the NSF rip.

Heroes of the Lance (MSX2)

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Heroes of the Lance (MSX2)
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Arranger Unknown
Released 1991-??-??
Loops Yes

Like the NES game, the MSX2 port plays the title music during the title screen, opening credits, and character introductions. The song loops.

The song is rendered on the MSX PSG. The song plays at a noticeably slower tempo than the original NES game.

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