Game sound designers / composers to check out

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Game sound designers / composers to check out

Post by synth.void » Fri May 22, 2020 5:23 pm

I’m interested in scoring indie games, and would like to learn more about the workflow and trends from insiders. Who should I check out? Plugs are welcome.

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Post by noisejockey » Mon May 25, 2020 8:15 pm

Austin Wintory
Jason Graves
Sarah Schachner
Jon Everist
Lena Raine
Rich Vreeland (aka Disasterpeace)
Martin Stig Anderson
Mick Gordon
The Fat Bard
Ben Prunty

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Post by Daisuk » Wed May 27, 2020 1:07 am

Christopher Larkin did the amazing scoring of Hollow Knight. Its above and beyond. Be sure to check it out. :)

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Post by commodorejohn » Wed May 27, 2020 1:29 am

Can't speak to workflow or trends (all my game soundtracks are for projects that I'll probably never complete,) but as far as "game soundtracks/composers to check out" go, I'll throw in a plug for the work of the composers on the original Descent soundtrack. ~90 minutes of tunes that effortlessly blend a suitably driving techno-industrial vibe with surprisingly catchy hooks and melodies. Great stuff.
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Re: Game sound designers / composers to check out

Post by Tofupancho » Wed May 27, 2020 1:41 am

Danny Baranowski

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