Of course, violins are used in making modern game music, but I didn’t know how good the instrument was at bringing to life retro game scores.
YouTuber Teppei Okada has been playing game scores on the violin, such as F-Zero.
Super Mario Bros.
The Legend of Zelda.
What makes his covers so cool is that he also does the various in-game sound effects. He’s not just playing the music, but bringing to life the experience of playing the game on his violin.