PixelJunk 4am art and music director Baiyon and Sound Shapes music designer Shaw-Han Liem (I Am Robot and Proud) discuss interactive audio. The artists offer views on how independently produced titles centering on user-created content are innovating in providing new forms of gameplay.
Dom Beken of High Frequency Bandwidth discusses the soundtrack to PixelJunk SideScroller. The score was originally intended to include a collection of remixes from Q-Games' PixelJunk Shooter 1 & 2, but only took shape once the hip-hop duo began crafting original compositions.
Kyoto-based independent developer Q-Games will release PixelJunk SideScroller through PlayStation Network on October 25. The studio's launch trailer has been posted to the official PlayStation Blog, featuring music by High Frequency Bandwidth.
Q-Games' PlayStation Move music visualizer and generator has changed its name to PixelJunk 4am. Sound and art director Baiyon describes the name as a late night, early morning atmosphere the design team is attempting to capture.
Dom Beken discusses his music with Alex Paterson for HFB: PixelJunked - The Original Soundtrack To Shooter 1 & 2, featuring music from the PixelJunk Shooter series by Q-Games.