July 28, 2014

HAWKEN soundtrack by Paper Sound streaming online

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-04-25 - comments
The HAWKEN soundtrack, composed by Los Angeles-based musicians Ali Bavarian and Shadi Muklashy of Paper Sound, is now streaming in full on Bandcamp. The free to play multiplayer first person shooter by Adhesive Games depicts a battlefield of mechanized war machines on the dystopian scrapheaps of the planet Illal.

Jacob Lincke scores Cloudbuilt's rocket-powered parkour

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-04-24 - comments

Swedish musician Jacob Lincke has scored the soundtrack to Cloudbuilt, a rocket-powered parkour shooter currently available through Steam. Hybridizing electronic and orchestral music, the independently developed PC title also throws in numerous moments of audio homage to the classic era of 8-bit game consoles.


Name your price for Mercenary Kings' music score

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-04-22 - comments
Patrice Bourgeault's 21-track soundtrack to Mercenary Kings by Tribune Games is now available for "name your price" through Bandcamp. Independently funded through Kickstarter and featuring pixel art design by Paul Robertson, the 2D sidescrolling run and gun for PC, Mac and PS4 is currently planned for release on the PS Vita.

Titanfall music excerpts streaming on Qobuz

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-04-20 - comments
Samples of each music track from composer Stephen Barton's score for the Microsoft exclusive first-person shooter Titanfall are now streaming on the Qobuz digital music distribution website. EA Recordings' soundtrack to the Xbox 360, Xbox One and PC title features performances by the London Session Orchestra.

Octodad: Dadliest Catch soundtrack album released

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-04-18 - comments
A disastrous trip to the local aquarium precipitates the mounting distrust of Octodad's family members in Octodad: Dadliest Catch. Seth Parker's music score is available today through Bandcamp and can be streamed in full online, including remixes by Kozilek (Luftrausers) and Whitaker Trebella (Cardinal Quest).

FRACT OSC soundtrack album streaming online

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-04-17 - comments
The soundtrack to Montreal indie developer Phosfiend Systems' FRACT OSC is now available to stream in full through SoundCloud, in anticipation of the music exploration game's April 22 release on PC and Mac. Composed by Mogi Grumbles of Ann Arbor, Michigan, the 17-track album is planned for release next week through Bandcamp.

Tengami soundtrack by David Wise on Bandcamp

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-04-16 - comments
Indie developer Nyamyam Games, based in the United Kingdom, has published the soundtrack to pop-up book adventure game Tengami through Bandcamp. The 13-track album by Donkey Kong Country series composer David Wise incorporates traditional Japanese instruments to complement the game's visuals.

Antichamber: An Overnight Success added to GDC Vault

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-04-13 - comments
In "An Overnight Success, Seven Years in the Making," independent developer Alexander Bruce presents on the design of the psychological exploration game Antichamber. The lecture on the development of the first-person puzzler, featuring an original score by Siddhartha Barnhoorn, is now free to view on the GDC Vault site.

Montreal composer Coeur de Pirate scores Child of Light

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-04-06 - comments
Ubisoft Montreal is working with Canadian singer-songwriter Coeur de Pirate on the music score to Child of Light, a turn-based role-playing game set in the mythical kingdom of Lemuria. English voice over narrative in verse and rhyme has been paired with Yoshitaka Amano art to combine European and Asian fantasy motifs.

FTL: Advanced Edition Soundtrack on Bandcamp

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-04-03 - comments
Ben Prunty's FTL: Advanced Edition Soundtrack is now available through Bandcamp, streaming in full online and downloadable in your file format of choice for "name your price." To mark the occasion, both the real time strategy game's full music score and the composer's studio album Curious Merchandise are on sale for $1 this weekend.

Cart Life free to download and open source

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-03-28 - comments
Retail simulator Cart Life, featuring a chiptune score by Stu, Pocketmaster, Lo-Bat and Mat64, is now free to download and open source. Created using Adventure Game Studio, Richard Hofmeier's PC title received three Independent Games Festival Awards in 2013, including the Seamus McNally Grand Prize.

Luftrausers soundtrack by Kozilek on Bandcamp

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-03-27 - comments
The nine-track soundtrack to Vlambeer and Devolver Digital's independently developed flying shmup Luftrausers is now available to stream in full through Bandcamp. Published by Wasteland Kings composer Jukio Kozilek Kallio, album art for the Linux, Mac, PC, PS3 and Vita title's music score is by Roy Nathan de Groot.

A Realm Reborn: Final Fantasy XIV soundtrack samples

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-03-12 - comments
Square Enix has posted the first 50 music samples from A Realm Reborn: Final Fantasy XIV Original Soundtrack by Masayoshi Soken and other artists. The Blu-Ray disc, containing 119 music tracks from the massively multiplayer online game for PC, PS3 and PS4, is scheduled for release on March 26 in Japan.

Musicians recount Remember Me memories at GDC

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-02-19 - comments
Composer Olivier Derivière and mixing engineer John Kurlander will present on the making of the Remember Me music score at the 2014 Game Developers Conference. Available to sample on SoundCloud, the soundtrack represents the game's science fiction scenarios by synthetically manipulating orchestral recordings.

The Floor is Jelly music score streaming online

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-02-17 - comments
Game designer Ian Snyder and Fez composer Disasterpeace (Rich Vreeland) have co-composed the soundtrack to The Floor Is Jelly, available to stream in full online through Bandcamp and Loudr. The acoustic avant-garde score invites you to wobble and bounce through a universe fully constructed of jelly.