October 22, 2014
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Q&A: Martin Stig Andersen on Limbo's soundtrack

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2012-07-26 - comments
IndieGames.com and Musica Ludi speak with Playdead's Martin Stig Andersen on the soundtrack to Limbo, available through Bandcamp and iTunes. Sound for the dark PC and Xbox Live Arcade platformer received the Interactive Achievement Award for sound design from the Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences.
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Chester platformer free today on Desura

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2012-07-24 - comments
Brillaint Blue-G's PC platformer Chester is free today on Desura. The indie developer has given away thousands of copies of the title since it was accepted for publication on Steam, and the offer ends soon. A seven-minute cross-fade sample of Reina Lemour's music score can be heard on SoundCloud.
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Austin Wintory's Journey bonus bundle free to download on Bandcamp

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2012-07-23 - comments
Austin Wintory, composer of the score to ThatGameCompany's Journey for PlayStation 3, has made his eleven-track Journey Bonus Bundle free to download from Bandcamp. The album includes orchestral variations of music from flOw, performed by the Golden State Pops Orchestra and conducted by the composer.
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Playism releases Sugar Cube: Bittersweet Factory

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2012-07-20 - comments
Korean developer Turtle Cream's Sugar Cube: Bittersweet Factory is now available through the Playism store. Guide a cute sugar cube through a treacherous cookie factory by flipping panels and traversing platforms in this brain-bending puzzle platformer. The soundtrack by Seongyi Yi is available through Bandcamp.
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Beck writing three songs for Sound Shapes

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2012-07-18 - comments
Beck will be contributing three songs to Sound Shapes by Queasy Games, due out on PlayStation 3 and PS Vita on August 7. Design for the Beck levels is by the Pyramid Attack multidisciplinary design studio, while overall design for the game is by Jonathan Mak and Shaw-Han Liem of I Am Robot and Proud.
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Adrien Dufond designs Famicase web visualizer

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2012-07-14 - comments
French illustrator Adrien Dufond has designed an interactive online visualizer for Meteor's collection of fictitious 8-bit Famicom cartridges, featuring background music by Tomohiro Nagasaki. My Famicase Exhibition has been organized by game culture shop owner Satoshi Sakagami annually since 2005.
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Playism indie game distributor opens

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2012-07-13 - comments
Osaka-based indie game game localizer Playism has opened their official English-language website. The premiere of the homepage coincides with the PC release of adventure title La-Mulana by Rose and Camellia developer Nigoro, featuring music by Takumi Naramura and Houryu Samejima.
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Locomalito remakes Endless Forms Most Beautiful

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2012-07-06 - comments
Spanish game studio Locomalito has released a PC freeware remake of Dave Hughes' Sinclair ZX Spectrum puzzle game Endless Forms Most Beautiful. As either Moebius or Pucky, collect aliens and dodge baddies across 15 levels, featuring background music by Hydorah composer Gryzor87.
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Nitronic Rush adds Commander Update music tracks

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2012-07-05 - comments
Traditional racing title Nitronic Rush has added two new music tracks by composer M.J. Quigley (“The Quiggles”), which are free to download through SoundCloud. The songs are featured as part of the game's Commander Update, which unlocks a new vehicle inspired by the Back to the Future DeLorean.
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Joel Corelitz scores The Unfinished Swan

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2012-07-01 - comments
Composer Joel Corelitz (Waveplant) is writing original music for The Unfinished Swan, developed by Giant Sparrow exclusively for the PlayStation 3. Traverse a three-dimensional blank canvas by splattering black paint, uncovering bamboo forests and stone bridges within the virtual environment.
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Journey Collector's Edition to include three soundtracks

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2012-06-25 - comments
ThatGameCompany has announced the retail release Journey Collector's Edition. The Blu-ray disc edition for PlayStation 3 will include Journey, Flower and flOw when it arrives on store shelves on August 28, along with the soundtrack to Flower composed by Vincent Diamante and the soundtracks to Journey and flOw composed by Austin Wintory.
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Andi Bissig uploads Mirage-related EP

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2012-06-25 - comments
Upcoming Swiss indie title Mirage by Mario von Rickenbach was nominated for an Excellence In Visual Art award at this year's Independent Games Festival. Composer Andi Bissig has uploaded a free EP to Bandcamp, featuring his music from the game, played live as part of his master's program performance showcase.
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Disasterpeace's Shoot Many Robots soundtrack released on Bandcamp

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2012-06-23 - comments
Rich Vreeland (Disasterpeace) has released the soundtrack to Shoot Many Robots through Bandcamp. The four-player co-op, action shooter published by Ubisoft is Demiurge Studios’ first original title, released digitally for PC, Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network.
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Sword & Sworcery remix album released

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2012-06-21 - comments
Jim Guthrie has released "Scythian Steppes," a remix album coinciding with the localization of iOS title Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery into Japanese. Arrangements by Mitsuto Suzuki, Michiru Yamane, Akira Yamaoka and Baiyon are available to stream in full or purchase online.
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Exploding Rabbit developing Super Retro Squad

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2012-06-20 - comments
Exploding Rabbit has launched a Kickstarter project to fund the creation of Super Retro Squad for Mac and PC, metamorphosing Super Mario Bros Crossover into an original IP with unique art and sound assets. Crowdfunding will run until July 19. Music and sound effects are by Richard Savery.