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Jul 9, 2011 | 12:01 AM EDT
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"Waltz of the Forest"
Performed by Final Boss
Vocals by Kirbopher
Rapping by ShadyVox
Opera by MusicalMike
Arrangement by Psyguy

"Rawest Forest" by Martin Hagwell
"Geno's Forest" by XBrav
"Beware the Forest Mushrooms" by Yoko Shimomura

Back in 2007, the last Flash animation I did as I was graduating High School and entering College was a music video based on "Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars" for the Super Nintendo, a game that I have over a decade of history with. Yoko Shimomura's music is a huge part of what's so amazing about this game, "Beware the Forest Mushrooms" (theme of the "Forest Maze" stage) being one of her most highly regarded compositions. DJ XBrav created a lyrical version of the song that took the internet by storm many years ago, evolving into a meme that fans of the game all know and love. Martin Hagwell later remixed this into the popular "Rawest Forest" song, which I later used as the song for the music video that has now received millions of views in the past several years.

Today, as the last Flash animation I'm doing as I graduate College and enter into the rest of my life: Myself, Blake "ShadyVox" Swift, Bryon "Psyguy" Beaubien and Musical Mike Patterson, have joined forces to bring you a new version of the popular Forest Maze composition from Super Mario RPG, paying tribute to both XBrav's and Marta's remixes as well as Yoko Shimomura's original piece. This animation was done over the course of two weeks, as opposed to the original music video that was finished in one week. I crammed in as many geeky references in there as I possibly could to show my appreciation for this amazing game and I hope everyone who's ever played Super Mario RPG will get a big smile in remembering all the fun stuff from Mario and company's adventures. Big thanks as well to my creative partners that helped in making this song and everyone who supported me during the animation process.

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Rated 5 / 5 stars

Funky Fresh

awesom. Pimpin kirby, good instrumental, good vocal, good vid. keep it up!


Rated 5 / 5 stars


This is extreemly upbeat and funky.

You should do one about Super paper mario: The thousand year door.
I spent at least 8 months playing that game


Rated 5 / 5 stars

bought SMRPG because of this...

im dead serious, i've seen songs and flashes of this specific game so it has to be good. so i bought it with the virtual console ( wii ) and i now understand alot more about this.
the game can get difficult at some points but oddly i did not find the forest maze tough. the only thing i didnt like were those damn mushrooms and bee's, IM TRYING TO FOLLOW GENO DAMMIT!
either way, this song / flash is a good little demonstration of the game, and i am 100% glad i watched this...

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Rated 5 / 5 stars

Follow Geno stupid

Fantastic animation, hilarious song, and so many memories. Thank you.

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Rated 5 / 5 stars

This Game Needs More Recognition

YES! A million times yes. My most favorite childhood game and my most favorite song from this game. Super Mario RPG needs more recognition. I love how you included all of the aspects of the game including the Bosses. Nice to see Bowyer and Booster in here. Great song! Very lovely animation and frame transition effects.

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