A successful mobile game consists of several key ingredients. Sound design is absolutely one of them. Here are 7 sound design in games that you will never forget. All these games have been nominated in the 10th IMGA Excellence in Sound Design category.
1. Papa Sangre II
Winner of the 10th IMGA Excellent in Sound Design, Papa Sangre II is a survival horror game told entirely through sound. The game starts with your death. In hunting for memories from the deceased to get back to the other side. Trust me, it is horrible! Headphones recommended.
2. Poker Night 2
Poker Night 2 has well established the different characters in this game by using continuous dialogues and discussions.
3. Detective Grimoire
Just like it is said in the beginning of the game, headphones are strongly recommended when you play this game, because the sound is indispensable for the proper experience.
“If you have nothing to hide, then you have nothing to fear.” When the voice showed up, you know that you have to run, run away from hopeless, run to survival. Put on your headphones and feel your fear.
5. The Room 2
In the Room 2, discover an haunting soundtrack and dynamic sound effects create a soundscape that reacts to your play!
Dropchord is a music-driven game with exciting electronic soundtrack and original visual design. It’s an unique experience and a joyful musical moment.
According to Martin Stig Andersen, the audio director of Limbo, the sound could “manipulate” players, so he tries to reduce the identity of all the music in this game in order to protect the atmosphere Limbo tries to create.