Surround Sound Calibration

Hey everyone, it is now my second week of being back at SAE after my three-week break. Over the break I worked on a project for the Make-A-Thing game jam that was a Plants-vs.-Zombies kind of thing where your character fended off a bunch of slimes that advanced along a grid. I worked with a…

Mix Excercise #3

For my third 1hr mix exercise of the trimester I chose to mix The Royal Artillery’s song I Don’t Need to Know Your Name. You can check my mix out below. My style of mixing that I planned to achieve on this mix was heavily inspired by Wolfmother, Soundgarden, and some heavier Led Zeppelin material…

1hr Mixing Exercises #1 and #2

As part of our class at SAE, we have to complete three musical mixes. While others in my class have been producing music all trimester, I have been involved in post-production for all of my projects. As such, I decided to complete this task by means of 1hr challenges. The purpose of these challenges is…

Cafe Project: Editing Samples

Since the last update, Seb and I have been hard at work editing the samples that we recorded in the last update, and recording the leftover work. I personally finished editing my samples on Saturday, and only have to record and edit some street noise that takes place outside of the cafe for ambience. Here…

Researching FMOD

As part of my journey to become a great game sound designer, I have started researching the various tools I will need to implement my audio into a game engine. It is one thing to create interesting samples, but another thing entirely to integrate them into an interactive environment, which is exactly what FMOD helps…