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Longtime Dragon Quest composer Koichi Sugiyama has passed away


Koichi Sugiyama, the head composer of Dragon Quest music since its inception 35 years ago, has passed away at age 90. In a statement put out on Square Enix Japan’s website, the company stated he died of septic shock on September 30th. He was making music for the upcoming twelfth...
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spunky's Avatar spunky October 11th, 2021

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MIU's Avatar MIU
2021-10-14 20:35:58
I had wondered if he was still active, as his age threw me off of believing he was actually composing. A horrible way to go and I wonder how it will impact the music going forward. Hopefully it isn't a sign of changes to come for the series, but I doubt that as beloved as the series is for being what it is.
larynx's Avatar larynx
2021-10-17 20:30:05

He was a true icon who made great music, he will be missed.