Scrolls Launch Trailer – Creating the Music with Reason

The music in the Scrolls Launch Trailer was created in Cubase 6 and Reason 7. I wrote about this set up a little in my post, “DAW of the Future.” The setup is actually pretty simple. You are able to connect Reason with other DAWs with their ReWire tool, which makes it surprisingly easy to...
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Scrolls Music Discussion and Preview

Mattias and I have been working on the Scrolls soundtrack together, and really started digging recently around the alpha release.  One of the things we’re really striving to do is find the right pacing for a strategic CCG atmosphere.  Games can be paced anywhere from 5 to over thirty minutes (and way longer, of course)...
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The Season of Sounds is Coming!

If all goes to plan, October, November and December should be riddled with soundtrack releases from yours truly. I finished up the soundtrack to Skn3’s Deli Stack about a month ago, and when the game is eventually released – so will the soundtrack. I also provided music for Kyle Pulver and J. Otto Seibold’s Jottobots – you...
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GANG Demo Derby

The first ever non-GDC G.A.N.G. Demo Derby is coming up on October 15th, and I’ve been asked to join the insanely talented Wilbert Roget, Dren McDonald and Jeff Essex on a panel to give feedback on a submission of demo reels from across the world. The Game Audio Network Guild (or, GANG) is a great...
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Scrolls Teaser-Trailer

Here is the trailer to Mojang’s next game Scrolls, which I am scoring with Mattias Häggström Gerdt. The music in the trailer is mostly by me, with some of Mattias’ in-game motif coming in the middle. This was put together pretty quickly and expect to hear more from both of our combined powers in the...
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Interview on Square Enix Music Online

I was recently interviewed by the awesome team at Square Enix Music Online, be sure to read it!  It includes some brand new music samples from Ravenmark: Scourge of Estellion! I also discuss Scrolls, Overclocked ReMix, Songs for the Cure and a few other cool projects!
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Scoring Scrolls

It’s finally been announced that myself and great friend Mattias Häggström Gerdt will be co-composing the score to the upcoming game Scrolls by Mojang (of Minecraft fame).  Jakob Porser leads the project and things are certain to be amazing.  Check out the Scrolls website if you haven’t yet. If this is your first time here,...
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