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Yannick talks about the new way we're approaching musical cues in L.U.R.K. and also shares some of his methods for composition.

Posted by Panzerdraco on Jan 25th, 2014

We're taking a new approach to music in L.U.R.K.: Instead of looping drones in the background all the time, we are now taking a page from games such as Half Life and having music trigger at appropriate points throughout the game.
If you want to purchase Yannick's GoldenEye: Source soundtrack, you can so here.

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loleschido8
loleschido8 Jan 26 2014, 5:09am says:

oh very nice idea, will fit well since from what i could hear it sounds very atmospheric.. :)

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Vandrerer
Vandrerer Jan 26 2014, 5:31am says:

Very nice. Fits to the Stalker's environment.

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NeBuLa199
NeBuLa199 Jan 26 2014, 8:22am says:

I really like what i just heard and like Vandrerer said it fits perfectly to the Stalker's environment. :)

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gazornonplat
gazornonplat Jan 26 2014, 9:01am says:

This is interesting. I love how the whole team are putting their own individual mark on this; it's still STALKER, but conceptually, it's also its own thing, in terms of scale, depth, and (I feel) an artistry that wasn't present in the original. I've often heard Far Cry 2 referred to as "Stalker: Shadow of Chernobyl, only not broken", which is a little unfair to both Far Cry 2 and STALKER, but yeah, what you're making here feels more like a Far Cry 2 than a STALKER: Redux, and that's cool.

Anyway, awesome work as always. Really excited to play this.

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N3uR0m4nT3
N3uR0m4nT3 Feb 12 2014, 7:31am replied:

" I've often heard Far Cry 2 referred to as "Stalker: Shadow of Chernobyl, only not broken" "

You should probably punch that guy in the face. Just saying.

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gazornonplat
gazornonplat Feb 12 2014, 7:36am replied:

I mean, in fairness, SoC was originally super broken, but that was also part of the charm I think.

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Genion23
Genion23 Jan 26 2014, 1:23pm says:

Wow I just like how everyone tries their best to make L.U.R.K. THE Shadow of Chernobyl mod. Models, sounds, textures, music. Keep it up.

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slipkid69
slipkid69 Jan 26 2014, 3:53pm says:

Sounds really good, some of it reminds me of the ambient spooky sounds from Doom on the original Playstation.

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_xXxTWiST3DxXx_ Jan 26 2014, 7:33pm says:

This is pretty damn cool, great work! I look forward to seeing how you guys put this all together in the game, I think the music is very fitting :)

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lgs
lgs Jan 27 2014, 8:42am says:

Please leave violin to fantasy games.

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Bek
Bek Jan 29 2014, 2:41am says:

Interesting choice going with music at various trigger points. The samples in the video sounded quite fitting; nice work.

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Daemonion
Daemonion Feb 5 2014, 6:17pm says:

Next month Yannick will unveil the official LURK 1.2 theme: Dubstep Edition.

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