If you're really eagle-eyed, you may have spotted that I've had a new video, Savannah, up on YouTube for a few months, but I haven't mentioned it in this blog yet*. This video was coded in Processing 3 (Java), again, similarly to some of my earlier videos, but I tried to design some rather basic…Read more Savannah
As part of the kickstarter campaign for the TrickJazz studios games, I put together a playlist on Spotify of tracks from the artists that are going to feature in the chillout games. I hope you enjoy it - it's so chilled I may need coffee! https://open.spotify.com/user/stoneygatesound/playlist/5Ab8TtZY0IgR1mFwd5PkM3
The last few weeks have been a bit intense at times. I signed up for a game music composition course on Udemy in June - maybe not the sanest thing to do during a 30-day composition challenge, but I doubled up and used the homework as Tune-A-Day June tunes, which helped me crack on with…Read more First Game: Way of the Bubble
Apologies, I've been a bit quiet on the blog front* - I've been focussed on getting through the Tune-A-Day challenge. Last night, arriving at the completion of Day 30 was almost an anticlimax - although I did try and write something a little triumphal sounding to go out on, as I've never got to Day…Read more A Co-write and Victory!
With the Kickstarter sitting at 72% of its funding target, and 5 full days to go, I've received the news from TrickJazz that the Kickstarter is going to be cancelled, because a new source of funding has emerged which will set the project on a stronger footing going forward. What happened? Last month, after the…Read more TrickJazz Kickstarter: Update
I've spent quite a bit of my time the last week or so trying to raise awareness of the TrickJazz Kickstarter campaign I already mentioned. Nearly a week in, and the Kickstarter is at almost 25%, with 30 backers, which looks fairly healthy at this stage of the campaign, but by no means ensures success…Read more Kickstarter update – it’s off the blocks.
Today the TrickJazz Mobile App Kickstarter campaign, um, started. There are three games in the chillout series that are part of this Kickstarter campaign, but Dreamwalker is the game that my tune is going to feature in, on the menu screen. All of the games are aimed at being relaxing for the players and feature chilled out hiphop triphop…Read more Dreamwalker Kickstarter