Listen to songs from Tales of and more during the Tokyo 2020 Olympics opening!
Despite the ongoing pandemic, the Tokyo 2020 Olympics is now in full swing, with a neat little surprise!
Today, June 23, 2021, marks the opening of the delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. As part of the opening, the introduction of the athletes from the different countries was adorned with various songs from different video games, which include the Tales of Series, Final Fantasy, Monster Hunter and much more!
- Dragon Quest - "Overture: Roto's Theme"
- Final Fantasy - "Victory Fanfare"
- Tales of Series - "Sorey's Theme ~The Shepherd~"
- Monster Hunter - "Proof of a Hero"
- Kingdom Hearts - "Olympus Coliseum ~The Shining Summit~"
- Chrono Trigger - "Frog's Theme"
- Ace Combat - "First Flight"
- Tales of Series - "Royal Capital ~Majestic Grandeur~"
- Monster Hunter - "Wind of Departure"
- Chrono Trigger - "Robo's Theme"
- Sonic the Hedgehog - "Star Light Zone"
- Winning Eleven - "eFootballwalk-on theme"
- Final Fantasy - "MAIN THEME"
- Phantasy Star Universe - "Guardians"
- Kingdom Hearts - "Hero's Fanfare"
- Gradius - "01 ACT I-1"
- Nier - "Initiator"
- SaGa Series - "Makai Ginyuu Uta - Saga Series Medley 2016-"
- Soul Calibur - "The Brave New Stage of History"
You can check out an ongoing live stream of the opening here. The songs are done, but you can backtrack to 2:30:00 for Sorey's theme and Royal Capital at 2:32:38. (Note that this video may be geo-blocked/with country restrictions. You may find other ways to watch the opening here)