Music is not there for the character to hear, but for the player to know the character's mental and emotional state. But unlike with the pain and the physical effort of game characters, experiencing their internal thoughts and feelings by the player is often the intended result. That's the immersion.

Reaper of the Starless S...
Inside a deep abyss, a child wanders aimlessly.

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Games I like from a conceptual/design/technical standpoint

Futuristic sidescroller game
Heartache 101 ~Sour into...
Add on to the story and create new datable characters for everyone!
Pocket Quest!
When JRPG meets Board Games: A prince in distress, an heroine to the rescue!
Beloved Rapture
16-Bit Style Indie jRPG
Alter A.I.L.A. Variant
Side-scrolling modern semi-roguelike RPG
Professor McLogic Saves ...
Solve randomly-generated logic puzzles for the betterment of humankind
Lands of Lunori
Action RPG with a style that partly resembles Secret of Mana Games, but unique in it's own ways...
Welcome to the Vestel...
Sore Losers: Riot Grrrl
An experimental cyberpunk RPG that takes place in a vibrant, ultra-violent dystopian setting.
Space Funeral
pain voyage
Cute Action RPG adventure!
Assembling the Void
Action paced RPG in a weird puzzle world setting
Help a lost penguin find his family in this ice-sliding puzzle adventure.
I Miss the Sunrise
A prequel to The Reconstruction featuring a unique battle system, customized weapons, and character creation.
like scrapey scrapey
Ascend the vampire lord's castle and seek vengeance in this NES-style RPG.
"Let the night fall, for I'm not afraid of the dark"
Zephyr Skies: The Winter...
Nathaniel Everard must unravel the mystery of a kidnapped girl and an elusive sage...
Homework Salesman
A life simulation dungeon crawler / crafting / resource hoarding game
The Drop
A dungeon crawler set in the universe of The Reconstruction. Features a unique health system, environmental and property interaction, and stealth elements.
Beautiful Escape: Dungeo...
A short game about torture and love (Game Gale '10 entry)
Kinetic Cipher (Again)
I don't know what is supposed to go here.
Sacred Earth: Memory
After a mysterious tower suddenly appears, stretching endlessly to the heavens, a group of friends choose to set foot inside, and investigate just what it's appearance means for their future.
Solstice (2005 DBS Code-...
Won a handful of Misaos!!!1