Best Video Game Techno Soundtracks by Year

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1.
Super Locomotive (1982 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
 
2.
Bega's Battle (1983 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
 
3.
Ninja Hayate (1984 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Animated game similar to Dragon's Lair. In feudal Japan, young ninja Hayate must battle all sorts of monsters and avoid all sorts of traps to reach the palace where evil samurai mage holds the princess he loves.
 
4.
Space Harrier (1985 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
 
5.
OutRun (1986 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
You must race your Ferrari through various unique locations in order to reach checkpoints. While playing, the player can choose which route to take and has a choice between one of three different music themes.
 
6.
Shinobi (1987 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The Ninja children of the Iga clan were kidnapped by Zeed, a syndication of evil Ninjas and outlaws...
 
7.
Ninja Gaiden (1988 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The Ninja has perfected five techniques to help him on his voyage. As he scourges each zone to eliminate the enemies...
Director: Sakurazaki
 
8.
The Revenge of Shinobi (1989 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
 
9.
Ys: Book 1&2 (1990 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
 
10.
Streets of Rage (1991 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A horizontal side-scrolling beat-em-up. You fight your way through hordes of enemies, collecting weapons along the way.
 
11.
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 (1992 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Sonic the Hedgehog teams up with Miles "Tails" Prower to stop Dr. Eggman from taking over the world with his new space fortress, the Death Egg.
Director: Masaharu Yoshii
 
12.
Streets of Rage 2 (1992 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
One year after the big battle between Mr. X and Axel, Blaze and Adam. The City was peaceful again. Until evil cast it's deadly shadow overhead...
Director: Noriyoshi Ôba
 
13.
Streets of Rage 3 (1994 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
There is just no keeping Mr. X down! He's back again to terrorize the city! So Axel, Blaze and Skate...
 
14.
Tekken 2 (1995 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Kazuya Mishima, after beating his father Heihachi in the first King of Iron Fist Tournament one year earlier, sponsors the second Tournament, promising a prize a thousand times that of the first.
Director: Masamichi Abe
 
15.
Battle Arena Toshinden 2 (1995 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
The second Battle Arena Toshinden video game.
 
16.
EVE Burst Error (1997 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Director: Akihiro Mitome
 
17.
Tekken 3 (1997 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
19 years after the second King of Iron Fist Tournament, Heihachi Mishima hosts the third Tournament to attract Toshin...
 
18.
Street Fighter Alpha 3 (1999 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The third in the Alpha series with a total of 31 fighters to unlock and choose from.
 
20.
Initial D: Arcade Stage (2001 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
 
21.
Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance (2002 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
A remake of Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty; adding VR missions, 5 Short-Story missions with Snake at the helm, "Skater Mode" and more.
Director: Hideo Kojima
 
22.
Zone of the Enders: The 2nd Runner (2003 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Dingo Egret is an ice harvester on the Jovian moon of Callisto who discovered a lone Orbital Frame, Jehuty...
 
23.
Clannad (2004 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Clannad follows the story of Tomoya Okazaki, a Highschool student living in a fictional Japanese town...
 
24.
Namco x Capcom (2005 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Namco x Capcom is a strategic role-playing game that features characters from games including Tekken, Ghosts 'n Goblins, Mega-Man and Biohazard.
 
25.
Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 (2006 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
A new student arrives at a school full of monsters that attack at night. A team of Persona users recruit him to help battle alongside them to rid the monsters for good.
Director: Katsura Hashino
 
26.
Mass Effect (2007 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  
In a technologically advanced future, an elite human soldier takes command of a prototype star ship and works to defend the galaxy from danger.
Director: Casey Hudson
 
27.
Tatsunoko vs. Capcom: Ultimate All Stars (2008 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The fighters of Capcom games are now up against old school anime characters from the past. All the fighters from the Tatsunoko universe are up against the Capcom fighters in one of the most unique battles in video game history.
 
28.
Akai katana (2010 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Yugo Fujioka
 
29.
Sonic Generations (2011 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
An unknown enemy causes the appearance of multiple "time holes", forcing Sonic and his friends back in time. As a result, Sonic must band together with his past self to defeat this enemy and fix the timestream.