Zone of the Enders, also known as Z.O.E., is a video game that was developed and published by Konami in 2001 for the PlayStation 2. It was produced by, and is closely associated with, Hideo Kojima. The game is based around mecha combat. The mechas were designed by Yoji Shinkawa, the character and mechanical designer for the Metal Gear Solid series. The game was originally sold packaged with a preview demo of the then-upcoming Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty.
The soundtrack to Zone of the Enders was released April 25, 2001 on the album Zone of the Enders Z.O.E Original Soundtrack by Konami Music Entertainment. Almost all the music was composed by the trio Norihiko Hibino(日比野 則彦, Norihiko Hibino), Maki Kirioka (桐岡麻季) and Akihiro Honda (本田晃弘, Akihiro Honda). Also, Shuichi Kobori (小堀修一, Shuichi Kobori) composed "Global 2 (Virus)" and Toshiyuki Kakuta (角田利之, Toshiyuki Kakuta), "City (The Earth Light)". The theme song "KISS ME SUNLIGHTS" was composed and performed by Heart of Air