While the Nintendo Wii might be most famous for ushering in an era of motion-based controls for console games, one of its most enduring legacies is the fantastic music in some of the applications on its system. Do you remember the song from the Wii Shop Channel? It’s still so good. And on the final day, producer / songwriter Alex Moukala started a trend that celebrates another of the system’s famous songs by remixing funky music from the Mii Channel.
Here’s the original version if you haven’t heard it in a while:
Now listen to Moukala’s take great:
Moukala then had the inspired idea of inviting other people to make your own versions, and some of the results are fantastic. Here are just a few of the ones I liked:
Game composers have also joined in, such as Sonic mania composer Tee Lopes:
I could honestly add a dozen more tweets here. Every one of these that I have heard has been amazing. I encourage you to consult the Hashtag #MiiChannelJam on Twitter Y Moukala’s Twitter profile where he has been sharing many great contributions.