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A leitmotif (/ˌlaɪtmoʊˈtiːf/) is a musical "phrase" or melody, re-used in multiple songs to associate a tune with a person, event, or place. Leitmotifs occur several times in the Deltarune OST.

Timestamps found below are approximate to one second and follow the timing used in the Bandcamp version of the soundtrack.

Don't Forget

This leitmotif can be considered the main theme of the first chapter of Deltarune; it's the end credits song and the most common melody of the chapter.

  • Laura Shigihara - Don't Forget
  • Beginning – 0:06-0:38
  • School – 0:13-0:14, 0:27-0:40
  • Field of Hopes and Dreams – 0:53-1:40, 2:18-2:26, 2:33-2:41
  • Scarlet Forest – 1:59-2:08
  • THE WORLD REVOLVING – 0:20-0:40, 1:07-1:09, 1:17-1:19, 1:21-1:41
  • Friendship – 0:00-1:30
  • Your Power – 0:01-0:10
  • A Town Called Hometown – 1:00-1:26
  • You Can Always Come Home – 0:57-1:12, 1:18-1:35
  • Dog Check – 0:34-0:41
  • Faint Glow – 0:06-0:10, 0:18-0:24
  • The Dark Truth
  • Until Next Time

Lancer

This leitmotif relates to Lancer and King, and appears in six soundtracks.

  • Lancer
  • I'm Very Bad – 0:00-0:13
  • Thrash Machine – 0:01-0:50
  • Vs. Lancer – 0:00-0:40
  • Card Castle – 0:30-1:01
  • Chaos King – 0:41-1:08
  • Acid Tunnel of Love
  • It's Pronounced Rules - 0:29-0:38, 0:42-0:52

The Legend

This minor leitmotif relates to Ralsei's legend and appears in three soundtracks.

  • The Legend
  • Empty Town
  • Chaos King – 1:08-1:31
  • Ralsei's lullabies
  • My Castle Town

The Legend (bassline)

The Legend also hosts a recurring bassline that appears in five soundtracks.

  • The Legend – 1:29-1:48
  • Empty Town
  • Lantern
  • The Circus
  • A Town Called Hometown – 0:00-0:15, 0:20-0:34, 0:40-0:55,1:01-1:24
  • My Castle Town

Queen

  • Queen
  • A Simple Diversion
  • Cool Mixtape
  • Elegant Entrance
  • Pandora Palace
  • Attack of the Killer Queen
  • Giga Size
  • Knock You Down !!

Sweet Cap'n Cakes

  • Almost To The Guys!
  • Cyber Battle (Solo)
  • When I Get Happy I Dance Like This
  • Sound Studio
  • Mini Studio
  • Holiday Studio

Minor Leitmotifs

Card Castle

This minor leitmotif relates to King and his residence and appears in three soundtracks.

  • Card Castle
  • Basement
  • Chaos King – 0:00-1:07

The Door

  • The Door
  • The Chase – 0:11-0:33
  • THE WORLD REVOLVING – 0:02-0:05, 0:07-0:10, 0:12-0:15, 0:17-0:19

Berdly

  • Berdly
  • Smart Race
  • Bluebird of Misfortune

Spamton

  • Spamton
  • NOW'S YOUR CHANCE TO BE A
  • BIG SHOT

THE WORLD REVOLVING

  • THE WORLD REVOLVING
  • BIG SHOT
  • Dialtone

Noelle

  • Girl Next Door
  • Lost Girl
  • Ferris Wheel

Other

  • Scarlet ForestQuiet Autumn – 0:21-0:49
  • SusieVs. Susie – 0:53-1:21
  • The Chase - 0:14 – Vs. Lancer - 0:03
  • Darkness FallsFaint Courage (Game Over)
  • A CYBER'S WORLD?WELCOME TO THE CITY
  • Holiday StudioJingle Bells
  • Rouxls KaardIt's Pronounced "Rules"

Undertale

In the DELTARUNE Chapter 1 OST, a few leitmotifs from Undertale have been referenced.

Once Upon a Time

The Once Upon a Time leitmotif is used mainly in Hometown.

  • Beginning – 0:38-0:52 (Part 3)
  • You Can Always Come Home – 0:19-0:57, 1:19-1:33 (Part 1, Part 3)
  • Before the Story (Part 1)
  • Dog Check – 0:27-0:33 (Part 2)

Determination

The Determination leitmotif has been used in the Dark World.

  • Rude Buster – 0:27-0:48
  • Lantern – 0:43-1:05

Snowdin

The Snowdin leitmotif has been used in Hometown.

  • School – 0:44-1:19
  • A Town Called Hometown – 1:27-1:46

Your Best Nightmare

Your Best Nightmare has been used in the Dark World.

  • Imminent Death – 0:04-0:18
  • Vs. Susie – 0:06-0:19, 0:23-0:52, 0:54-1:21 (Piano)

Ghost Fight

ut:Leitmotifs#Ghost Fight has been used in Chapter 2.

  • BIG SHOT
  • Chill Jailbreak Alarm To Study And Relax To

Other

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