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PAX EAST 2014: "MAESTROS OF VIDEO GAMES" COMPOSER PANEL SPEAKERS ANNOUNCED

Featuring the award-winning composers of BIOSHOCK INFINITE, BORDERLANDS, BROKEN AGE, DESTROY ALL HUMANS!, FALLOUT, GOD OF WAR, GRIM FANDANGO, HALO, MASS EFFECT, PRINCE OF PERSIA, PLANTS Vs ZOMBIES, RAYMAN, RED STEEL, SLY COOPER and many more!

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PAX Condor Theatre

Boston Convention & Exhibition Center

Saturday, April 12th

12.30pm

 
Boston, MA (February 17, 2014 ) - What does it take to write music for video games? Hear from six of the industry's most accomplished composers with diverse musical backgrounds as they share their experiences and discuss the craft of scoring music for some of the most popular franchises in interactive entertainment.

The PAX East 2014 composer panel "Maestros of Video Games" will feature award-winning composers:

Garry Schyman

BIOSHOCK INFINITE, BIOSHOCK 1&2, DANTE'S INFERNO, DESTROY ALL HUMANS!

Peter McConnell

BROKEN AGE, PLANTS Vs. ZOMBIES 2, SLY COOPER Series, BRUTAL LEGEND, PSYCHONAUTS, GRIM FANDANGO.

Cris Velasco

COMPANY OF HEROES 2, MASS EFFECT 3, BORDERLANDS 1&2, CLIVE BARKER'S JERICHO, GOD OF WAR Series.

Tom Salta

HALO: SPARTAN ASSAULT, HALO: COMBAT EVOLVED ANNIVERSARY, GHOST RECON Series, RED STEEL 1&2.

Mark Morgan

WASTELAND 2, TORMENT: TIDES OF NUMENERA, FALLOUT 1&2, FALLOUT: NEW VEGAS.

Billy Martin

RAYMAN LEGENDS, RAYMAN ORIGINS.

Moderated by Emily Reese, Host & Producer of Minnesota Public Radio's "Top Score" podcast. Attendees will receive a complimentary soundtrack sampler courtesy of premier video game soundtrack label Sumthing Else Music Works. The panel will be followed by a Meet & Greet / Signing Session outside the Condor Theatre.

For more information & interview requests contact: greg@topdollarpr.com.

For information on PAX East visit  http://east.paxsite.com.

 
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