Norman Corbeil, the veteran composer behind Quantic Dream’s latest projects, died from pancreatic cancer on January 25th
Famed composer (and frequent Darren Aronofsky collaborator) Clint Mansell has been announced as the lead composer for Bioware’s upcoming Mass Effect 3. Perhaps most famous for “Lux Æterna”, the bombastic leitmotif of 2000’s “Requiem for a Dream”, Mansell is taking over for long-time industry composer and co-creator of Video Games Live Jack Wall.
A piece of news that is sure to shock and sadden Silent Hill fans everywhere, Akira Yamaoka (the series composer) is leaving Konami. The news was leaked by Helldecent.com (a Silent Hill fan site) yesterday. Akira is moving on to pursue “possible solo projects”, exactly what he’ll be working on isn’t known.