Cedric Memendez is a composer working with Midgar Studio, a French indie studio currently working on the JRPG inspired Edge Of Eternity. The game was a massive kickstarter success and also reached its stretch goal to bring on help from Chrono Trigger composer Yasunori Mitsuda. In this interview we talk about recording with Mitsuda and the Bratislava Symphony Orchestra. The ...
Eitr is an upcoming indie game inspired by norse mythology. In this interview with Cedric Baravaglio we talk about his soundtrack to Eitr including the epic song ‘Infectious’ from its trailer. Other topics include his inspirations and other projects including the Neko Light Orchestra who have gained popularity through their covers of video game and film music. Also, the Noob ...
Heavenly Sword and Enslaved: Odyssey to the West developers Ninja Theory, are collaborating with award-winning facial animation firm Cubic Motion and animators 3lateral. The teams are working together to bring Hellblade‘s main character to life (and presumably some more of the characters/enemies we’ll see in the game) Cubic Motion will be providing the game’s facial animation using its stereo head-mounted ...
Arne Goyvaerts, AKA ‘Evil Blue Koala’ is a composer and sound designer from Antwerp, Belgium. In this interview with the composer we discuss his work on the Skyrim ‘Additional Music Project,’ the upcoming game ‘Revolve‘ by Rusty Bolt Studios and his improvisational album ‘Seaside Piano’.
Matthew “Matty” Schroeder is a New York based, full-time YouTuber, who has been following the events and speculation leading up to the announcement of Bethesda’s upcoming Fallout 4. Over the years his channel has amassed over 160,000 subscribers and it’s still growing rapidly. But with exposure, comes trolls, big decisions and content ideas. Matty’s story truly represents devotion in the ...
Following my Shuffle or Boogie article on the music of the Mother series, I had a chance to interview Shane Mesa & Dani Person who are hard at work on the music for the upcoming fan-made fourth entry in the series, Mother 4. While I decided not to badger them for a release date, the answers they gave were both ...
Reggie Fils-Aime has come out in response to a recent tweet by Nintendo’s CEO Satoru Iwata claiming he had apologized for the company’s showing at this year’s E3 via their Digital Event presentation. The original tweet, which was translated by user Cheesemeister, seemed to stipulate Iwata was aware of the response – and subsequent outcry – and, in response, the ...
It hasn’t been a relatively good past 24 hours for Nintendo admittedly. More pressing, neither has it been easy sailing for Metroid fans whom had, prior to the Digital Event yesterday, been eagerly awaiting and expecting the announcement of a new Wii U title featuring the iconic bounty hunter. But in an interview with Eurogamer, one of the Prime trilogy’s ...
Following the success of his first major indie release, Axiom Verge‘s Tom Happ has spoken of his interest to get to work on a sequel to the acclaimed Metroidvania-styled title, and beyond. In an interview with International Business Times, Happ explains that he’s ‘eager to get started on a sequel‘ describing Axiom Verge as a franchise, which may indicate he ...
It’s been an interesting past couple of days in the world of video games. For Sony in particular – and more specifically, Ready At Dawn’s PlayStation 4 exclusive, The Order: 1886 – there’s been a stir of accusations, counter-accusations and counter-counter-accusations from the community. Over the past few days, several YouTube members have uploaded playthroughs of the entire game – ...