February 06, 2016
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Journey complete score with commentary on YouTube

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-03-04 - comments
Composer Austin Wintory has uploaded the full score to ThatGameCompany's PlayStation Network-exclusive title Journey for PlayStation 3. The one-hour video, which took several weeks to complete, includes text commentary by the composer and a look at numerous examples of favorite fan art.
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Makyo presents Skulls of the Shogun soundtrack

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-02-19 - comments
Independent developer 17-BIT has released the soundtrack to Windows and Xbox Live Arcade turn-based strategy game Skulls of the Shogun, available through Bandcamp, Amazon mp3 and iTunes. The soundtrack is composed of five tracks by Tokyo-based DJ Makyo, with two additional dub excursions by composer Sam Bird.
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Rokko Chan Soundtracks team joining Bit Summit

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-02-17 - comments
Rokko Chan developer King Soukutu and Rokko Chan Soundtracks initiative organizer Jeriaska will be present at an exhibitor table during the Bit Summit independent gaming media event. The summit, taking place in Kyoto on March 9, states as its goal to shine a spotlight on the Japanese development community.
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Professor Sakamoto to perform at Bit Summit

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-02-14 - comments
Composer and keyboard game arranger Professor Sakamoto will perform at the 1st Annual Bit Summit (Japanese Independent Game Developer & Media Event) in Kyoto on March 9. Companies joining the event include local devs at Q-Games, distributors at Playism and translators from the 8-4 Ltd. localization company.
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Ridiculon scores Mew-Genics by Team Meat

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-02-06 - comments
Matthias Bossi and John Evans of Ridiculon are scoring the soundtrack to Team Meat's Mew-Genics, planned for release on iPad and PCs. Designed by Edmund McMillen and Tommy Refenes of Super Meat Boy, the game has appropriately enough evolved out of an evolution-themed Ludum Dare 24 dev competition prototype.
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Steam database listings elicit Dyad PC reveal

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-02-05 - comments
NeoGAF poster Stumpokapow posted a slew of unusual Steam Apps Database listings, including a purported PC release for PlayStation Network psychedelic racer Dyad. Developer Shawn McGrath has responded by formally (through a stream-of-consciousness YouTube vlog) confirming the port's planned release in March.
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Brent Kennedy plays Binding of Isaac Piano Collection

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-02-01 - comments
Brent Kennedy's second album arranging music by Danny Baranowsky is now available to stream in full on Bandcamp. In the style of Super Meat Boy Choice Piano Cuts, The Binding of Isaac Piano Collection arranges nine of Danny B's compositions from the popular indie game distributed through Steam.
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Proteus by Key and Kanaga launches on Steam

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-01-30 - comments
Proteus by Ed Key and David Kanaga has launched on Steam for PC and Mac. Explore a dream-like island world in this award-winning independently developed game, where the dynamic soundtrack to your play experience is created in real time by the three-dimensional 2D surroundings.
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Hotline Miami soundtrack launches on Steam

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-01-24 - comments
The full 22-track music score to Hotline Miami has been made available for purchase in mp3 format through Stream, featuring music by El Huervo, Scattle, Jasper Byrne and other artists. The PC title has been nominated for both the 2013 Independent Games Festival and Game Developers Choice audio awards.
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Indies dominate 2013 GDC audio award nominations

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-01-24 - comments
In addition to the five audio finalists for the Independent Games Festival, the Game Developers Conference has named three independently developed game titles nominees for the 2013 Game Developers Choice audio award. The nominees are Journey, Hotline Miami, Sound Shapes, Halo 4 and Assassin's Creed III.
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Wave Trip's geometric levels mimic music sequencers

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-01-24 - comments
In Wave Trip, a musical arcade game for iPhone and iPad, you are an astronaut traversing a geometric world, where all objects have musical properties. Developer Lucky Frame is currently a finalist for the 2013 Independent Games Festival's excellence in audio award for their previous iOS application Bad Hotel.
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Antichamber due out January 31 on Steam

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-01-21 - comments
The long-awaited first-person puzzle game Antichamber, recipient of the 2012 IGF Award for Technical Excellence, has been given a release date of January 31 for PCs on Steam. Designed by Alexander Bruce, music for the independently developed title is by Siddhartha Barnhoorn, with sound design by Robin Arnott.
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Jessica Curry to present on Dear Esther at GDC 2013

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-01-18 - comments
IGF finalist Jessica Curry will present on her music score for Dear Esther at the 2013 Game Developers Conference. Her lecture, entitled "Creating Powerful Scores with Limited Resources," will delve into the backround music's "emotional power and innovative fusion of digital effects and live instrumentation."
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IGF 2013 announces Excellence in Audio finalists

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-01-07 - comments
The Game Developers Conference's Independent Games Festival has announced the 2013 finalists for the Excellence in Audio award category. They are Kentucky Route Zero (Cardboard Computer), Bad Hotel (Lucky Frame), 140 (Jeppe Carlsen), Hotline Miami (Dennaton Games) and PixeljJunk 4am (Q-Games).
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Reworks That Matter remixes Blocks That Matter

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-01-04 - comments
Morusque (Yann Van Der Cruyssen) has released a nine-track, free remix compilation, arranging the soundtrack to puzzle platformer Blocks That Matter. Participating artists on Reworks That Matter include Disasterpeace (Runner 2), Z.E.P. (Voxatron), Studio Cleophas (Age of Enigma) and Romain Gauthier (Squids).