Back in the early days of the computer game industry, the music, as well as everything else, had to be painstakingly programmed in by hand. Getting the music to sound anything like a real tune was hard enough, but getting the instruments to sound anywhere near authentic was almost impossible.
If you are into rock-synth and love Nightwish inspired music Blue Metal Rose is for sure a nice alternative. Not only do they make awesome music but they also uses classic Amiga machine for creating the total music video experience. With OctaMED Soundstudio for AmigaOS and Roland synthesizers, Blue Metal