Despite being busy with releasing The Old Republic, those busy folk over at Bioware have released new details about the music for their next game, Mass Effect 3. In a recent press release the developers showed us the roster of composers working on the last instalment of Shepherd's battle against the Reapers. They include:
Clint Mansell - Golden Globe nominated Hollywood composer recognized for scoring films including Black Swan, The Wrestler and Requiem for a Dream.
Christopher Lennertz - Emmy nominated Hollywood composer known for his work on Mass Effect 2: Overlord, Mass Effect 2: Lair of the Shadow Broker, and won the Interactive Academy Award for Medal of Honor.
Cris Velasco - known for composing the God of War series' score, has also worked on downloadable content Mass Effect 2: Kasumi and Mass Effect 2: Arrival.
Sam Hulick - veteran to the Mass Effect series having composed the score for Mass Effect, Mass Effect: Bring Down the Sky and Mass Effect 2.
Sascha Dikiciyan - video game industry veteran, known for composing the score for TRON: Evolution and the scores of Mass Effect 2: Kasumi and Mass Effect 2: Arrival.
"The magic of BioWare games has always been the emotional power of the story, so music is extremely important to the experience," said Casey Hudson, Executive Producer of the Mass Effect series. "With Mass Effect 3, we're taking players on a more personal journey, even though the scope is bigger than ever - an all-out galactic war!"á
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