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Creative Music Games
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TitleDeveloper(s)Publisher(s)Release YearNotesVideo
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Newt OneDevNAri2018Musical platformerhttps://youtu.be/pCm_zEclwVw
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SongbirdsPelican 72017https://youtu.be/tyjVN2zVo78
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LilyPelican 72016Like the title says - Playful Music Creationhttps://youtu.be/TK-Z_71Nq7o
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Super Mario MakerNintendoNintendo2015Sandbox which has been designed for music toohttps://youtu.be/MorurLMHWRI
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SentrisTimbre Interactive2015https://youtu.be/z4r0mJtNENcInstrument game
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Cosmic DJGl33k Devolver Digital2014https://youtu.be/oZORo_I03rMRhythm game
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Fract OSCPhosfiend SystemsPhosfiend Systems2014https://youtu.be/c1f7gO3I8vgSandbox game
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FatbeetsGiant Evil Robot2014Rhythm connect game
http://www.indiedb.com/games/fat-beets
Sequencer tool
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SynthesiaSynthesia LLC2013Was originally named "Piano Hero"
Other (puzzle game, DJ mixer software, instrument software etc.)
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Beats SliderFuturlabSony Computer Entertainment2012Sliding beat blocks puzzle
https://youtu.be/n9uXK2EoQwc?t=6m32s
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LittleBigPlanet PS Vita2012
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ezmuze+ 2.02012https://youtu.be/oc9utABlwA8Special mention
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Sound Shapes
Queasy Games, SCE Santa Monica Studio
2012Very clever musical platformerhttps://youtu.be/s7TEE_4JKfY
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PixelJunk 4am2012
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AVSEQ2012https://youtu.be/JVamYCmdFbo
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Botanicula2012Excellent sound design
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Beats: Trellis2012https://youtu.be/DOMCeGEBX6s
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Biophilia2012Björk app, another one --> Björk : Stonemilkerhttps://youtu.be/dikvJM__zA4
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HarmoKnight2012Rhythm platformer
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Auditorium2011More like a puzzle game with musical sound designhttps://youtu.be/6VaZl3gv0TA
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Chime Super Deluxe2011Block puzzle + sequencerhttps://youtu.be/zWlrxpsLHpM
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Minecraft2011
What's not possible? But good entry because of sharing
https://youtu.be/Kw-JyA6GeGs
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Beat Sketcher2010
Drawing triggers sounds that try to match with the music
https://youtu.be/XFPXrUSwW9Y
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Def Jam Rapstar2010Rapping to the rhythm
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Drum Studio2010Play the drums with the Xbox drum set
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Chime 2010Block puzzle + sequencerhttps://youtu.be/rPLuxyK1gTw
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Radio Flare Redux2010Mentioned in Liebe's articlehttps://youtu.be/27VLj_MZfZw
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WarioWare D.I.Y.2009Sequencer and sandbox, nice!https://youtu.be/jFr105vr6wY
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LittleBigPlanet2009Sandboxhttps://youtu.be/6ExWQkEa8t4
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Beat It!2009https://youtu.be/JxuJ7BcHpqQ
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0D Beat Drop2009Rhythm puzzle game
https://youtu.be/eKKtRCWyt40?t=43s
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DJ Star2009Sequencerhttps://youtu.be/EUFrVR-yf9s
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Beaterator2009Sequencer, synthesizer & DJ-like mixing
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Guitar Hero 52009
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Lumines: Touch Fusion2009Block puzzle + sequencer like Chimehttps://youtu.be/qVr90Ut5Snc
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EZ Muze: Hamst3r Edition2009Sequencer
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Major Minor's Majestic March2009A rhythm game, looks lousyhttps://youtu.be/3HF9ISMh6z4
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Guitar Hero: Metallica2009
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Bit.Trip Beat2009
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Groov2009
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Korg DS-102008Musical instrument
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LittleBigPlanet2008Sandbox
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Guitar Hero World Tour2008
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Wii MusicNintendo2008Predefined scales usedhttps://youtu.be/bs_5-Qoco-4
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Jam with the Band2008Sequel to Daigasso! Band Brothers
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Musaic BoxKranX Productions2008Dad of Chime?https://youtu.be/QRVrgrmJvGI
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Jam Sessions2007
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Frets on Fire2006
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Mabinogi2005RPG with an in-game language for writing music
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d-NO9J0HWdo&list=PLOCDCKf9UeGnz_B-5kMvNShzMTwTqHoLI
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ElectroplanktonindieszeroNintendo2005Designed by Toshio Iwaihttps://youtu.be/ttFoK8BTXM4
Appearance in Super Smash Bros. Brawl
https://youtu.be/NK4Bk6nEOVc
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Steambot Chronicles2005
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MTV Music Generator 3: This is the Remix
2004
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Daigasso! Band Brothers2004Nintendo DS
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Xbox Music Mixer2003
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Music 30002003
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Amplitude2003
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LSDJ2001
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Frequency2001
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PaRappa the Rapper 22001Rhythm game
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MTV: Music Generator 22001
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Rhyme Rider Kerorican2000Interesting hybrid music gamehttps://youtu.be/_Dc3L6-e3fU
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MTV: Music Generator1999
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Um Jammer Lammy1999
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Nanoloop1998
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Spice World1998
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Game Boy Camera1998Sequencer, named Trippy-Hhttps://youtu.be/7SDQ7vF5CIQ
http://trippy-h.blogspot.fi
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Fluid1996Free-form play?https://youtu.be/5vMUdzrxcqk
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Sting - All This Time1996
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Ongaku Tsukuru Kanaderu1996Sequencer
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SimTunes1996
Designed by Toshio Iwai, kind of prequel to Electroplankton
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PaRappa the Rapper1996
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Thinkin' Things Collection 21994Sequencer... (but not very accurate?)https://youtu.be/G2Sh5pxLSlA
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C.P.U. Bach1994https://youtu.be/8QLQ_mYXf1I
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Lenny's Music Toons199390's non-game goofing around
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Mario Paint1992Sequencer
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ExtaseCryo InteractiveVirgin Games1991
Marketed as 'Interactive Music System', not sure about the music
https://youtu.be/HK2V5DKBmiM
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Spelunx and the Caves of Mr. Seudo1990Weird 90's gamehttps://youtu.be/AqjSiEEKmW8
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Doremiko1987Similar to Ikinari Musicianhttps://youtu.be/5Fa2gCxzUY0
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Family Composer1987Sequel to Ikinari Musicianhttps://youtu.be/F_ZVuSt56s8
https://strategywiki.org/wiki/Family_Composer
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Otocky1987Designed by Toshio Iwai
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To be on TopRainbow Arts1987
Nice historical example, mentioned in Levels of Sound
https://youtu.be/d2Woq1jUBq0
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Ikinari Musician1987Wow! I guess the game gives the player a certain scale for the piano playing. The scale thing is exactly something I want to see in Music Creation Games.https://youtu.be/0ZFvnA3ZTww
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Rolloverture1983More like a puzzle game. Donkey Kong clonehttps://youtu.be/wwYE9ORKDfw
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Strawberry Shortcake Musical Match-Ups1983Mixing blocks of music togetherhttps://youtu.be/HIJAqYGPhLM
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Moondust1983
The first music creation game? Designed by Jaron Lanier
https://youtu.be/DTk4SqKL-PA
https://youtu.be/Kyl5M_94yR0
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Music Composer1979Atari
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Sources URL
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Giant Bomb - Music Creation
https://www.giantbomb.com/music-creation/3015-2284/
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Finnish Retro Game Comparison Blog
http://frgcb.blogspot.fi/2015/02/special-music-themed-games.html
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NeoGAF - Obscure Games Thread
https://www.neogaf.com/threads/whats-an-extremely-obscure-computer-game-you-played-back-in-the-day.1231363/page-10
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