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LucidSound's Approach To Gaming Headsets Blends Simplicity With Clear Uncompressed Sound
on April 24, 2016 at 12:38 PM
The gaming audio marketplace is crowded, but as long as there are companies innovating, it isn't saturated. LucidSound, a company made up of Tritton and Turtle Beach alumni, has opted to focus first on clear sound over bells and whistles. The company's inaugural product, the LS30, is billed as...
Ossic 3D Audio Headset Is Poised To Change How We Hear Gaming, Music, And Film
on April 08, 2016 at 11:18 AM
When we talk about gaming innovations, we often discuss visual improvements, new input modalities, and social features. One area tends to get the short shrift, though. Let’s talk about audio. There have been significant technical innovations in sound over the past five years, with gaming headsets...
The Next Big Headphone Innovation Isn’t Better Sound, It’s Built-In Rumble
on February 23, 2016 at 02:18 PM
We’ve all talked about feeling the rumble of the bass at a concert, a movie theatre, or with a home surround sound system. Having that sensation directly transmitted to my head as I demoed in-development haptic headphone technology convinced me that tactile sensation might be the first major personal...
Razer Announces Leviathan 5.1 Surround Soundbar With Independent Subwoofer
on October 28, 2014 at 10:07 AM
Razer is expanding its audio line today, with the announcement of its first soundbar. Razer's Leviathan features two 2.5-inch drivers, two .74-inch tweeters and a separate subwoofer. The Leviathan takes input from analog and digital optical sources (consoles, Blu-ray players, and set-top boxes),...
Twitch Details Changes To Stream Archiving, Audio Content ID Policies
on August 08, 2014 at 10:07 AM
The popular game livestreaming channel Twitch is making changes to its video-on-demand stream archiving services and is taking new steps to enforce copyrights of audio and music. This week, Twitch released a statement on its official blog regarding changes to how it is handling archived livestreams....
Xbox One Controller Adapter May Support Surround Sound In Future Update
on February 24, 2014 at 07:30 PM
Albert Penello, Microsoft director of product planning for the Xbox One, recently commented on the upcoming audio adapter . Microsoft has, so far, only discussed stereo output through the controller, but increased functionality for surround sound may be coming. Penello explains that the Xbox One team...
10th Annual Game Audio Network Guild Awards Set For GDC
on February 08, 2012 at 03:15 PM
The many talented individuals creating music, sound effects, and other audio elements of games will get their day in the sun on March 8th. The G.A.N.G. is celebrating its 10th anniversary during a year characterized by some remarkable steps forward in audio presentation in games. Uncharted 3: Drake's...
Hear The Full Ramblings Of Portal 2's Personality Spheres
on April 25, 2011 at 12:00 PM
I'll keep my description to this brief, as I wouldn't want to spoil anything about Portal 2 for those who haven't played it. If you have finished the single-player, however, you should definitely listen to this extracted audio of an overexcited personality sphere. It's pretty hilarious...
9Th Annual G.A.N.G. Nominees Announced
on February 08, 2011 at 09:18 AM
The annual Game Developers Conference plays host to several awards ceremonies, the highest profile including the Independent Game Festival Awards and Game Developer Choice Awards . Another yearly celebration is found in the Game Audio Network Guild Awards, a more focused ceremony aimed to honor “outstanding...
Xbox Update To Improve Headset Audio Quality
on August 26, 2010 at 01:46 PM
If you’ve ever griped about the quality of sound Xbox 360 headsets offer, you’re not alone. Thankfully, Microsoft will be implementing an update this fall that will improve the quality of the headset audio “significantly.” Eurogamer details that the update will drop simultaneously...
Battlestar Composer Scoring SOCOM 4
on May 28, 2010 at 06:35 AM
It looks as though SOCOM 4: U.S. Navy Seals players may have a reason to turn up the volume. Bear McCreary, the composer of the TV show Battlestar Galactica and Dark Void games has revealed on his blog that he's writing the score for the latest installment of Sony and Zipper Interactive's military...
Music Game Pioneer Wavegroup Announces Rock Band Network Lineup
on January 19, 2010 at 08:32 AM
WaveGroup’s name might not be familiar, but if you’ve played a rhythm game since Guitar Hero on you’ve likely experienced its handiwork. The company has handled the audio production end of things for the first few Guitar Hero games before moving onto Rock Band. That included recording...
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