God damn it, it had amazing music. I mean, holy shit, I am struggling to think of a console game in the last five years with better music.
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It's really amazing game music. When everything else in Skyward Sword fell apart (this was about six hours in), literally the music (along with my desire to see where the story went) was the only reason I kept on playing this game. It's an amazing musical masterpiece, and at the very least, it deserves credit for that.