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"Mount Gulg"
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"Mt. Gulg" (グルグ火山, Gurugu Kazan?, lit. Gulg Volcano), originally known as "Gurgu Volcano" or "Mount Gulg"', is a prominent background theme in the original Final Fantasy. It is an iconic track of the series and has been referenced to in other games. It was composed by Nobuo Uematsu.

Game appearances Edit

Final Fantasy Edit

I "Mt. Gulg" is the background theme for its eponymous location, as well as the Giant's Cave and the Cavern of Earth. It is the fifteenth track of the All Sounds of Final Fantasy I & II album.

"Mt. Gulg" was arranged by Nobuo Uematsu for the Wonderswan Color release, and this version has been used in all subsequent ports and remakes. It is the seventeenth track of the original soundtrack.

Final Fantasy IX Edit

IX "Mount Gulug" is an arrangement of "Mount Gulg" by Nobuo Uematsu, and plays in Mount Gulug. It is the twenty-fifth track of the original soundtrack's third disc.

Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy Edit

Dissidia012 The original "Mount Gulg" makes an appearance in this prequel to Dissidia as ""Mt. Gulg -original-" from FINAL FANTASY I", which is the fourth track of the soundtrack's first disc. It can be bought from the PP Catalog with 240 PP.

After being purchased, it can be selected by default in any battle including the Warrior of Light, Garland or the Chaos Shrine.

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Edit

TFF "Mount Gulg" appears in the Nintendo 3DS version as a bonus Field track from the Chaos Scores. In order to be played, It must first be found in a dark note.

In the iOS version, "Mount Gulg" can be downloaded as part of the Final Fantasy Field Music Basic Bundle, as well as the game's "Main Theme" and "Matoya's Cave".

"Mount Gulg" is a particular exception in the songs available, as all the other included songs are in their original form, but the "Mount Gulg" theme is the arrangement for the Wonderswan Color and PlayStation releases, because the original NES "Gurgu Volcano" was too short.[1]

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call Edit

TFFCC "Mount Gulg" reappears as a playable track in the sequel, this time as a standard Field Music Sequence track.

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy All-Star CarnivalEdit

TFFASC The Wonderswan/PlayStation arrangement of "Mt. Gulg" once again appears as a Field Music Sequence. It is available to the player by default.

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Chocobo Racing Edit

"Mithril Mines" is an arrangement of "Mount Gulg" by Kenji Ito and plays at the eponymous track. It is the twenthieth track of the game's soundtrack album.

However, the background theme for the game's Vulcan-O Valley track is called "Gurgu Volcano", but is an arrangement of the Final Fantasy II "Battle Scene 2" theme. It is the twenty-fourth track of the game's soundtrack.

Final Fantasy Fables: Chocobo Tales Edit

An arrangement of "Mount Gulg" named "Mt. Gulg" by Yuzo Takahashi is present in this game. It is the fourth track of the game's original soundtrack.

Arrangement album appearances Edit

Symphonic Suite Final Fantasy Edit

An orchestral performance of "Mount Gulg" starts Symphonic Suite's "SCENE VI", and is succeeded in this track by the Final Fantasy II "Dungeon" and "Imperial Army Theme". It is the sixth track of the album of the concert's recording.

Piano Opera Final Fantasy I/II/III Edit

A piano arrangement of the original "Mount Gulg" theme appears as the fourth track of the album. It was arranged by Hiroyuki Nakayama.

Final Fantasy IX Chips Edit

An 8-bit arrangement of Final Fantasy IX "Mount Gulug" by ajiponn is part of this chiptune album as its sixth track.

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