Sound-design

04.24.13
Papo & Yo's howls, grunts, steps and chirps are straight out of Panama
04.24.13

Papo & Yo's howls, grunts, steps and chirps are straight out of Panama

"I can watch any five-second clip and think about the amount of hours that were put into it to mak...

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12.05.12
How we see the World of Warcraft
12.05.12

How we see the World of Warcraft

One of the things I'm leeriest of is the idea of a complete overhaul of World of Warcraft's aes...

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07.13.12
Sound guru brings The Secret World's ur draug monster to life
07.13.12

Sound guru brings The Secret World's ur draug monster to life

If you've ever wondered how MMO sound designers do their thing, a new developer video by Creating...

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08.03.11
More on the sound design for Guild Wars 2
08.03.11

More on the sound design for Guild Wars 2

Yesterday, the Guild Wars 2 sound team got to have a day in the limelight with a video detailing...

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08.02.11
Going behind the scenes of Guild Wars 2's sound team
08.02.11

Going behind the scenes of Guild Wars 2's sound team

Listen for a second. Do you hear anything? Jets of flame being spewed by dragons, the sharp slide...

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05.20.11
SWTOR lifts the sound curtain in Friday update
05.20.11

SWTOR lifts the sound curtain in Friday update

In video games as in film, sound design is usually something a designer hopes goes unnoticed, but...

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02.22.11
Abe's Exoddus completed without benefit of sight
02.22.11

Abe's Exoddus completed without benefit of sight

We've seen incredible feats with feet, but a blind man completing Abe's Exoddus just by sound is pr...

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01.21.11
Brink developer diary on audio design blows us away
01.21.11

Brink developer diary on audio design blows us away

Brink audio director Chris Sweetman's got plenty of street cred in the "authentic gun sounds" commu...

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05.14.10
Interview: Audio Director Kristofor Mellroth on the sounds of Crackdown 2
05.14.10

Interview: Audio Director Kristofor Mellroth on the sounds of Crackdown 2

It's fair to say Crackdown was a surprise -- even if you didn't buy it for the Halo 3 beta key, odd...

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