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Dating a gamer or are one yourself? If so, you’d know that the soundtrack of a game plays an important role in creating the atmosphere and building the world of the game. Think Super Mario Bros., Diablo and Final Fantasy. Play just snippets of their music and you are instantly transported to a time you played the game.

This year, 2 popular video games we played through our childhood–and even our youth–will see their musical scores being played live in concert!

1.  The Legend of Zelda – Symphony of the Goddesses

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The Legend of Zelda concert is an OG gamer’s dream come true. The popular Nintendo high-fantasy action-adventure video game series turns 31 this year, and with a series of spin-offs and adaptions under its belt, it’s won over fans both young and young at heart.

Fans of the iconic video game will be brought on an orchestral adventure, featuring all new movement from Skyward Sword and a much-anticipated Breath of the Wild arrangement. Audiences will watch their favourite video game come to life with a full orchestra and choir, alongside a stirring cinematic video presentation!

Get your hands on tickets at SISTIC.

The Legend of Zelda – Symphony of the Goddesses
Grand Theatre, Mastercard Theatres at Marina Bay Sands
Date: 26 August 2017
Time: 7.30pm
Price: $65, $95, $115, $135, $155, $215
VIP Box (For 4 seats): S$860
A Reserve Box (For 4 seats): S$620
Box Seats (For 4 seats): S$460

3. Distant Worlds: Music from Final Fantasy

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Final Fantasy is another video game that requires no introduction. An iconic video game series that’s been around for a good 30 years, with 15 stand-alone games to its name, what started as a fantasy role-playing game spawned a slew of spin-offs and even several movies!

The Distant Worlds: Music from Final Fantasy will have fans taking a trip down memory lane as they immerse themselves in the thrilling fictional world of Hironobu Sakaguchi’s Final Fantasy.

As an added treat, the composer behind the popular series will also be making a guest appearance!

Tickets are on sale at SISTIC.

Distant Worlds: Music from Final Fantasy
Venue: The Star Theatre
Date: 21 Oct
Time: 7.30pm
Price: $58, $68, $78, $98, $118, $138, $158, $238

Experience a whole new dimension of the video games that marked your childhood at these concerts. Not only are they an aweseme #throwback to simpler times, you’ll also be able to appreciate the music of the games like you’ve never before!

Also read, The Magical World Of Harry Potter Comes Alive At This Screening With Music By A Live Symphony Orchestra

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