Chip musician Inverse Phase has released the soundtrack to space shooter Shuttle Scuttle, developed by Embraceware for iOS and Mac. The 17-track NES-influenced album is available to stream online in full and purchase through Bandcamp. The artist's previous releases include Super Smash Land and Retrocovered.
Samorost series composer Tomas Dvorak (Floex) previously released a free batch of mp3s from Amanita Design's Machinarium, music not found on the adventure title's soundtrack album. Those five tracks can now be downloaded in lossless file formats for free from the artist's Bandcamp page.
Composer Austin Wintory will present at the 2012 Game Developers Conference on music for two independent games. Journey is being developed at ThatGameCompany and features sound design by Steve Johnson. Monaco by Andy Schatz won the top prize at the IGF in 2010.
Composer Alessandro Coronas has released the soundtrack to Where Is My Heart? The album for the independently developed puzzle game for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Portable, is developed by Die Gute Fabrik and designed by Bernie Schulenburg.
Velocispider composer Whitaker Blackall has released his soundtrack to Cardinal Quest through Bandcamp. The album includes music from the independently developed old school dungeon-crawler, as well as remixes by Disasterpeace, Joe Cavers and others.
Final Form Games has made the soundtrack to old school sidescrolling shoot 'em up Jamestown: Legend Of The Lost Colony available for purchase through Bandcamp. The twelve-track album is written, produced, and performed by Francisco Cerda.
Philippe Lemarchand is a very famous French DJ with a burning passion for videogames and the people who make and love them. He is also the musical combination of game designers Phil Fish (Polytron) and Richard Lemarchand (Naughty Dog).
Voice actor Logan Cunningham and sound director Darren Korb discuss the creation of the voice of Rucks, the narrator of Bastion. The independently developed action RPG for Xbox Live Arcade and PC is currently in the running for best vocal theme and best score in the Spike VGA Awards.
The Indie Game Music Bundle will be available on Black Friday only, with ten albums going for $1. Included are Cobalt EP, Super Meat Boy digital edition, Return All Robots soundtrack, PPPPPP, A.R.E.S. Extinction Agenda soundtrack, as well as music from Mighty Milky Way and Mighty Flip Champs.
Game composer and illustrator Niklas Åkerblad is contributing original music to designer Erik Svedäng's 3D strategy title Clairvoyance for Mac and PC. The gameplay trailer says, "Think of it as Chess meets Rock Paper Scissors -- with robots and lasers."
Daisuke "Pixel" Amaya's November 3 presentation "Behind the Scenes of Cave Story" has been archived on the Nico Nico Video service. The thirty-minute talk delivered to a full audience of Tokyo game enthusiasts was moderated by Takumi Naramura of Nigoro and Shoji Nakamura of Asterizm.
Tomas Dvorak (Floex) has updated his Bandcamp page, offering his award-winning soundtrack to point-and-click adventure game Samorost 2 for "name your price." The musician's other releases include the soundtrack to Amanita Design's Machinarium and the studio album Zorya.
Francisco Furtado has released his soundtrack to Flash game Freeway Fury 2 for free download through Bandcamp. The racing car theft game is available to play on Newgrounds, developed by Serius Games and featuring twelve music tracks.