Digital Realities – an article on video games and immersion

(Orignally posted on 10th February 2013) Here is a link to an essay that I wrote at the end of last year and decided to tweak a little recently. It gives an introductory analysis on the impact of immersion within video games, later touching on the relationship between music and the immersive experience. Game studies is not as …

Brainpowered Beach Party soundtrack released!

(Originally posted on 22nd December 2012) My first soundtrack for publishers Savage Mojo has been released! Brainpowered Beach Party is an RPG adventure for the Suzerain universe, taking characters from a 70s rock concert to a Flash Gordon-esque land where Egyptian gods test the mettle of mortals. This accompanying OST is 42 minutes full of rock guitars …

Company of Heroes: Eastern Front – updates and Steam Greenlight

(Originally posted 8th December 2012) The soundtrack to Company of Heroes: Eastern Front was released way back in April of this year and I was really happy to see the game's community react positively to it. Since then, other than occasionally using the mod tools to help add audio to the game, it's gone all quiet …