Some supposedly unreleased Sonic 2 music

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  1. ICEknight

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    One is based on the original and one is a (more modern sounding) non-copyright infringing derivative.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qaC0vNLdLvY
     
  2. Ravenfreak

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    The unused Sonic track doesn't fit Sonic at all IMO, it sounds like it would be better in a RPG. :v: It's still a great track regardless though!
     
  3. The unused tune sounds almost like a successor to Marble Zone. It would fit fairly well in a more carefully-traversed zone, such as a castle or fortress.

    I am so glad this came to light. It is an enjoyable song, and now has me wondering if Sonic 2 would have been received differently had the music gone in this direction instead.
     
  4. Wasn't there a level named Madness Mountain or some such that came out from the Cook and Becker art book that was a development idea from Sonic 2 that was along the idea of a Castle looking Zone/Marble Zone? Maybe some of the tracks date back to some of the earliest concept art thinking of the idea of zone follow ups.
     
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    Assuming this really was for Sonic 2 and wasn't mislabelled or anything, I know that Casino Night was going to be a part of a dystopian future (this was when Sonic 2 still had time travel in it), and judging from the name "Club Scene" and that it sounds kinda sinister, maybe this was meant to be for Casino Night? Or a cutscene related to it?
     
  7. Black Squirrel

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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2BWKWjh0Pgc

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bu55q_3YtOY

    Oh dear oh dear.


    David Javelosa seems to be getting the credit in Dr. Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine for (presumably) the new tunes.
     
  8. Shalpp

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    some sonic cd video for a channel that's not gonna kick off lmfao
    If I was a betting man I'd guess that his tracks weren't ever set in stone for anything, rather a few conceptual tracks made for a number of different scenarios. Cause let's be real here I don't thin sonic team would publish many STI tracks in one of their games given the harsher and less "soundtrack-Y" sounds that usually come from that department. Remember, SoJ and SoA had very different perceptions of the character and the world he comes from.
     
  9. kazblox

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    Interesting that the music isn't just the change in this Mean Bean Machine prototype; sprites for Robotnik laughing don't exist at this point either, he just stomps and rages like earlier. Drums are also different.
     
  10. ICEknight

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    Hey, #6 in the Ecco 2 bank was used in the SEGA Channel menus:
    http://youtu.be/sRJ8D0w0g4o?t=580
    (9:40)
     
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