We are proud to anounce that Maldita Castilla has been awarded with the HóPLAY 2013 prize – Sound and Music the last 27th of November.
This international competition has received more than 110 projects from 12 countries like USA, Canada, Belgium, Singapore or Argentina.
The winners (above) with their thopy: a precious crystal sculpture and one reward of 5,000€. Nice!
Here the complete list:
-Best idea for Gods Will Be Watching (by Deconstruct Team)
-Best creative design for Shiny the Firefly (by Stage Clear Studios)
-Best Gameplay for Nihilumbra (by Beautifun games)
-Best sound/music for Maldita Castilla (by Locomalito/Gryzor87)
-Best Basque game for Umbra Chronicles (by Red Monkeys Team/Digipen Institute of Technology)
We found a really warm reception at Basque Country, spectacular food and very nice people. Our gratitude/appreciation to them all.
Wanna try something special? What happens if you combine classic Donkey Kong platform game with classic action movies of the 80′s?
The result: Donkey Me
I had great time adapting more than 80 pieces of music, and creating the ‘Conan’ skin for this wonderful game. I you want to download the soundtrack separately, simply click HERE.
Thanks to Bruno, Toni, Jaime, Jacobo, Juan and Lucas for sharing a great time making this game with me.
An indie group called Itchy Games have a new project: a Beat’em up game in NES style. This 8-bit approach has its genouine color palette and sounds. I’m using Famitracker, a cross-development tool. This way we can have 100% native NES sound. Here you can see a screenshot and some excerpt of stage1 music, with special stereo enhancement:
It’s a 90′s Dance one:
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