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Game Audio Inventions

10 Inventions that Changed the History of Game Sound

How has game audio become what it is today? Sound designer and author Karen Collins gives an overview of ten essential game audio inventions:

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middle eastern sounds

Recording the sounds of the Middle East - a Q&A with Shaun Farley

Sound designer Shaun Farley traveled to Egypt and Dubai to capture sounds of the Middle East for his new SFX library - here's how it went:

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medieval weapon sound effects

Making a medieval sound effects library - the Kickstarter way

A team of sound enthusiasts is making a medieval SFX library - and here's how they're using Kickstarter to get it done:

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