Linked Horizon has been a group that I always felt had a pretty great sound to them, and I occasionally went back into some Sound Horizon stuff from time to time. But with the release of Attack on Titan season two and the inevitable new opening by Linked Horizon, I started to see comments like “this sounds familiar”, “haven’t I heard this before?”, and “why does this new opening sound like the other ones?”. Here’s the answer, compiled from a bunch of different things I found in comments sections, to reddit threads, to just listening to the songs by myself and talking with others. Here’s the problem with Linked Horizon’s current music.

 

Linked Horizon
Project leader of Sound and Linked Horizon, Revo

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Songs used:
“Guren no Yumiya” – Linked Horizon
“Stardust” – Sound Horizon
“Shinzou wo Sasageyou” – Linked Horizon
“Seisen to Shinigami” – Sound Horizon
“Revive” – Sound Horizon
“Guren no Zahyou” – Linked Horizon
“Seishun wa Hanabi no you ni” – Linked Horizon
“Jiyuu no Tsubasa” – Linked Horizon
“Jiyuu no Daishou” – Linked Horizon
“Conflict’s Chime” – Linked Horizon (from Bravely Default)
-All songs are composed and written by Revo-
“Photograph” – Nickelback (for the memes)

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So What’s The Deal with Linked Horizon? by The Art of Anime – April 6, 2017