Tunes and Tones: A Writer/Director’s Perspective on Sound

Thursday, September 26, 2013
Pierce O'Toole, photo by Kosuke Haga

Guest Contribution by Pierce O’Toole Writer/Director Pierce O’Toole shares his thoughts on music and sound design, and how they play into his creative process.   As a writer and…

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Alternative Reality Sound: Acoustic Remodeling of a City

Thursday, August 1, 2013
Our project, other, takes place in the city of Dundee. We sourced this atmospheric old map from the Dundee archives (they kindly gave us permission to use it for the game and associated content).

Guest contribution by Tom deMajo A special thanks to co-founder Tom deMajo of the game studio Quartic Llama. Tom is an artist and sound designer who currently resides…

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A Little Overdue Thank You

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

I’ve been a bit remiss in my duty lately, and there are several people who need to be thanked for their contributions on the site. To begin, let…

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The Dynamics of Mark of the Ninja

Monday, June 17, 2013

Guest Contribution by Matthew Marteinsson At first listen you can tell Mark of the Ninja is a game with a wide dynamic range. The game is all about…

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Thanks to Our April Guest Contributors

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Well, the flood gates certainly opened up at the end of the month…didn’t they? We’ve got a lot of people to thank for their guest contributions to April’s…

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Sound Design and Music: Diluting the Distinctions, Strengthening the Art Form

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Guest Contribution by Doron Reizes Traditionally, the concepts of music composition and sound design have been viewed as distinctly separate creative audio disciplines. Karen Collins points out in…

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Thanks to our November Contributors

Friday, November 30, 2012

We just wanted to take the time to thank our guest contributors this month: For our featured Backgrounds and Ambiences articles…Chris Groegler, Chris Didlick, Douglas Murray, and Tim…

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