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Game Developers Conference 2018 – Audio @ Moscone Center
Mar 19 – Mar 23 all-day

Join the game industry’s top audio professionals to share knowledge and experience from the real-world addressing audio’s unique aesthetic, technical, business, and logistical problems. To choose from all Audio sessions in GDC Summits, VRDC@GDC and other GDC Conference Tracks, register for an All Access pass, which also allows you to view sessions online in the GDC Vault through March 2019.

Audio Track Conference Highlights (W-F)

  • ‘Destiny 2’: Linear Music in an Open World
  • Reinventing the Sound for ‘Call of Duty: WWII’
  • A Matter of Music Design: Driving Gameplay with Music
  • How Sound Tells the Story of ‘Night in the Woods’
  • Composing an Interactive Musical: Lessons Learned from Creating ‘Figment’
  • Audio Bootcamp XVII
Ludomusicolgy Presents Ludo 2018 @ HMT Leipzig
Apr 13 – Apr 15 all-day

We are excited to announce that Ludo2018, the Seventh Conference on Video Game Music and Sound, will take place April 13th – 15th at HMT Leipzig in Germany.


More Info to follow. Check out more at http://www.ludomusicology.org/

Animex Live Presents Austin Wintory @ Middlesbrough Town Hall
May 14 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

A live orchestral performance of video game scores from composer Austin Wintory and friends.

Austin Wintory will take us on a musical journey through his most memorable and moving video game scores.

This includes his Grammy nominated score for Journey, ragtime heists from Monaco: What’s Yours is Mine, bombastic and melancholic music from The Banner Saga trilogy, murder ballads from Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate and lots more including some surprises from friends.

“Seriously, Animex is my favourite festival of its kind in the world! … I’m better at what I do simply for being around these people”

– Austin Wintory

The Cleveland Philharmonic Orchestra will return to perform at the newly renovated Middlesbrough Town Hall making it a night to remember.

Capcom LIVE at Otafest 2018 @ Calgary Telus Convention Centre
May 18 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

“CAPCOM LIVE!” is the official Capcom concert tour – an epic orchestral rock show featuring the music from the most memorable Capcom games with synchronized video and state-of-the-art lighting effects.

Important: If you have already purchased a ticket for Otafest, you DO NOT require an additional ticket. This concert is included in admission for all attendees!

Experience the thrill of Street Fighter, Ace Attorney, Resident Evil, Devil May Cry, Mega Man, Monster Hunter and many more classic Capcom game soundtracks live! Produced by the Boston-based producer/composer, Shota Nakama, CAPCOM LIVE! features a high energy rock band, vocalists and orchestra performing the mega-incredible symphonic rock arrangements of the Capcom game music.

Admission includes post-concert autograph signing with Shota Nakama, plus access to the Otafest Exhibitor Hall and Artist Alley for amazing art and merchandise, guest meet & greets, photo booth, video game tournaments and much more!

This is an all-ages event.