Blue Dragon Original Soundtrack OST
Platforms: Xbox 360
Composers: Nobuo Uematsu
Blue Dragon is a fantasy role playing game developed by Mistwalker and Artoon and published by Microsoft Game Studios for the Xbox 360 console. The game is most notable for being designed by Hironobu Sakaguchi, the creator of the Final Fantasy series, and having its musical score composed by the famous Nobuo Uematsu, also of Final Fantasy fame. Gameplay in Blue Dragon follows the traditional Japanese RPG template with turn based combat and plenty of dungeons to explore. The story follows the adventures of five characters with the main protagonist being the 16 year old boy, Shu. The adventure begins in Shu's home village of Talta but soon takes players across the game world with the help of overworld mechanic found in many RPG titles. Blue Dragon received mediocre reviews with an average rating of 78% as recorded by Game Rankings. It was released on December 7, 206 in Japan and in late August in Europe, North America, and Australia.