nobuooo.com Notable developments in the world of videogame music for July of 2008. Nobuooo is a social news website that includes items related to videogame music from around the web. Everyone in the community votes to send the most popular items to the top of the frontpage. Once a month participants collaborate on a video update highlighting several of the most notable items posted to Nobuooo.
This month on the video update: Jérémie of Squaremusic offers information on the upcoming soundtrack by Square Enix composer Takeharu Ishimoto called Subarashiki Kono Sekai + The World Ends With You. Anthony from gamemusic4all discusses Brandon Sheffield's Gamasutra interview with Jet Set Radio composer Richard Jacques. We hear from Hideki Sakamoto via a Siliconera interview by Jeriaska on the subject of the classical music score to the puzzle game Echochrome. Finally, Simon Smith of Higher Plain Music reviews Hitoshi Sakimoto's score for the Nintendo DS title Final Fantasy Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift.