“Get ready for an emotionally provocative soundtrack made out of wood, bones, rocks and sweat – this is what a mammoth rushing at you would sound like! Jason’s music will put you in that visceral zone, leaving no choice but to survive and fight!” – Simon Landry, Music Supervisor, Ubisoft Purchase on iTunes here.
Ubisoft has released an official track from Far Cry Primal on their YouTube channel. The final soundtrack will contain two hours of original music. Listen to “The Heart of Oros” here.
Sony has officially announced Jason as the composer for their biggest release of 2015, The Order: 1886. A digital copy of the soundtrack will be included with both the Premium and Collector’s Editions of the game. The complete score is over two hours long, spanning three years of music production. Watch the behind the scenes video, “Orchestrating The Order: 1886.”
“The audio in games is sort of an unsung hero. Done well, it enhances a game’s atmosphere without distracting you from the action. Today we’re talking with Jason Graves for his thoughts on game audio and what it was like to compose music for Evolve.” Read the interview.
“At the dawning of a new era, what better time to look back upon the musical high points across nearly a decade of games. It’s tough to narrow it down to a select few (or twenty), but here goes… Maestro, if you please!” The Soundtrack to a Generation.
Jason is appearing on ABC National News to chat about what makes music truly scary. The segment is scheduled for 1:15 pm EST on Halloween, October 31 and will include selections from his scores to Tomb Raider and Dead Space. It will also be available online at ABCnews.com.
Jason has teamed up with Spotify’s Trends Export Shanon Cook and UCLA professors to create “Music To Your Fears” – a exclusive Halloween-themed playlist for Spotify listeners.
“Jason Graves demonstrated his creativity with five high-powered sequels and two charity albums this year. He especially shone with Dead Space 2, where he took gamers on a frightening but touching musical journey that exceeded even the esteemed original.” Read the complete list of awards.
Heroes 6 is now shipping! Jason’s bombastic score can be heard in the game and in many of the official trailers on the Official Heroes 6 website.