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Sound For Virtual Reality

Exploring New Sonic Worlds: Sound for Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality has been under way for decades, but now it's just around the corner. What does this mean for sound - and for sound creators?

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Hohokum Sound Design

Game audio: Behind the great sound of Hohokum

Hohokum is a colorful new game from Sony - and in this video, lead sound designer Mike Niederquell gives you an in-depth look behind the scenes on the sound for ...

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Outlast SFX

The (surprisingly filling) approach to horror sound design for 'The Evil Within'

Sound design Masahiro Izumi shares how they're creating the gory sounds for The Evil Within, a new game coming out in October:

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