Posts Tagged ‘Games’

Train2Game/Epic Game Jam – A post-mortem

November 9, 2011

Wow, what a weekend that was! Arrived in Luton at about 2pm on the Friday, and didn’t leave again till 7:30pm on the Sunday. In between, I managed 5 hours sleep, and that’s more than a couple of people got! Before I go any further, I want to personally thank the organisers for allowing me to be there to help out, and also to the participants, for putting up with my endless interruptions of “Hey guys, how’s it all going?” I just hope that occasionally I was able to help your weekend run a bit smoother.

Ok, now I should explain what this event was all about… (more…)

Tempo changes in Video Game music

May 15, 2010

I’ve been playing a fair bit of Braid recently, and I’ve been thinking about the way the music reacts when the player starts playing around with time; I started wondering where else I had seen the use of music tempo used in video games, and I’ve thought of a few. I’d just like to talk about what’s going on in each example, and what it achieves. (more…)