You Gotta Keep 'Em Separated

Kenny, Tom
March 2007
Mix;Mar2007, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p10
The author presents his views and thoughts on the similarities and differences between film sound and game sound. He notes that the aim to capture the highest-quality sound, the use of dialog, music and effects in support of storytelling and the focus on an enormous amount of time and creativity on the edit process are evidences of their similarities. He also notes that film has standards for playback and common formats while videogame production is still working out middleware to audio people.


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