Boss - Contra

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Composer Kazuki Muraoka
Released 1987-??-??
Title Origin Game Location
Loops Yes
This page is for the Contra song, for more titles see Boss.

The Boss theme plays during the bosses in the Contra games. It was composed by Kazuki Muraoka. The title is unofficial.


Contra (ARC)

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Contra (ARC)
Contra - ARC - Boss.png
Arranger Unknown
Released 1987-??-??
Format UNK

Due to the way the stages are laid out, the Boss music is only heard during the bosses of the two base stages in the arcade game.

Contra (NES)

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Contra (NES)
Output - NES.svg
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Arranger Hidenori Maezawa, Kyouhei Sada
Released 1988-02-09
Length 0:34.96
Format NSF
Loops Yes

In the NES port, the Boss tune is played at the end of every stage during the fight with the boss.

The song is the same throughout every region and the PlayChoice-10 release.

Sheet Music