The Latin Inspiration Behind One of Final Fantasy VII's Biggest Songs

You've heard "One Winged Angel," the memorable dark melody that plays during Final Fantasy VII's Sephiroth's most chilling moments, but did you know that much of it was inspired by the Latin cantata Carmina Burana?

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Kotaku video editor Chris Person has put together this video showing some of the similarities between the two pieces.

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Prepare yourself. Your ears will bleed and you will probably combine the two songs in your head all of your own accord for the rest of your life.

Your welcome.