The main battle theme of FFIII. After the traditional intro of all the early FF battle songs, its melody grows as brave as the heroes who fought to its strains.Theatrhythm Final Fantasy description
- 1 Game appearances
- 2 Arrangement album appearances
- 3 Live performances
- 4 Compilation album appearances
- 5 Appearances outside Final Fantasy media
"Battle 1" is first heard at the forced encounter against the Goblins at Altar Cave. After that, it is the battle theme for every random encounter. This track is number 3 as "Battle 1 ~ Fanfare" in the Original Sound Version, the first soundtrack.
As with the rest of the soundtrack, "Battle 1" was rearranged for the 3D version, was released as part of the original soundtrack, of which it is the fourth track.
The original version and the Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy arrangement appear in the music player. The original is the opening track of Memories of FFIII purchased from Coernix Station - Alstor for 100 gil. The Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy arrangement is available on the Memories of Dissidia 012 FF album purchasable from Old Lestallum for 500 gil.
"Battle 1 -arrange-" from FINAL FANTASY III" in arrangement by Tsuyoshi Sekito and appears as a battle theme.
The Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy arrangement and the original NES version can be bought from the shop for 3,600 gil.
"Battle 1" is a Battle Music Sequence, available in the base game.
"Battle 1" is a Battle Music Sequence that is available by default.
A new arrangement called "Prismelody: Battle 1" plays when using Refia's Champion Medal.
Arrangement album appearances
"Battle 1" concludes the second song of the album, "Following the Wind". This arrangement was produced by Nobuo Uematsu and the narration was performed by Jeff Levy.
"The Rocking Grounds" is an hard rock rearrangement of "Battle 1" that serves as the very first track of the the Black Mages' second studio album.
"Battle 1" is included in the piano "Battle Medley [FINAL FANTASY I/II/III]". It was arranged by Hiroyuki Nakayama and is the ninth track of the album.
LIVE "Above The Sky"
The Black Mages' "Rocking Grounds" was the first song performed at their 2005 concerts at Club Citta in Kawasaki City, Japan and Namba Hatch in Osaka City, Japan.
The Black Mages performed "Rocking Grounds" at this concert at the Gibson Amphitheater - Los Angeles, California, United States of America, in May 16th, 2005. It was the eight song of the concert's line-up.
Compilation album appearances
"Battle 1 ~ Fanfare" is included on the second disc of this collector's edition set. The track includes the battle theme and the victory fanfare.
Appearances outside Final Fantasy media
An electric-guitar arrangement of "Battle 1" is included in this crossover between Final Fantasy and Dragon Quest for the PlayStation Portable. During the introduction, its background is similar to the remastered of "Battle 1" for the 3D release of Final Fantasy III.