TSAP S02E01: Victoria Atkin & Patricia Summersett – VO Artists for Assassin’s Creed & Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Evie Frye & Zelda

Special Thanks to Callum Tennick for Editing That's right our podcast is back! As we've had so many episodes over the years, it's time for a bit of a reboot, so we're introducing The Sound Architect Podcast Season 2! In our first episode, Sam Hughes chats with Victoria Atkin and Patricia Summersett

London MCM Comic Con October 2017 Review

Review by Katie Tarrant Edited by Sam Hughes Founded in 1970, Comic Con is undoubtedly one of the biggest pop culture events in our society. Originating in San Diego, the idea of thousands of people getting together to celebrate all things awesome naturally blossomed, and in 2001, Paul Miley and Brian Cooney

Develop 2017: Expo Highlights

Article by Katie Tarrant Edited by Sam Hughes Recently, some of The Sound Architect team attended the renowned Develop conference in Brighton. Throughout the 3 day event, thousands of people attend and scatter to all number of talks in the conference's 7 tracks. We gave a post-conference summary of the Audio track

Turtle Beach Signs CS:GO Team, Astralis, + Elite Pro PC Headset Announcement

In its ongoing commitment to esports, Turtle Beach have announced a new partnership with the Counter Strike: Global Offensive team, Astralis. In tandem, Turtle Beach have also revealed that it is bringing its Elite Pro Tournament gaming headset to PC gamers which is planned to launch this July. Astralis is one of the most successful CS:GO teams in

Turtle Beach Announce New Line Of Headsets At E3

A new line of wireless headsets were announced from Turtle Beach last weekend during one of the biggest gaming events of the year, E3. The Stealth 600 and 700 series wireless surround sound headsets are the latest in the company's impressive line of gaming headphones. Whilst both headsets offer 50mm over-ear speakers with their Superhuman Hearing setting, Turtle Beach's new iteration of

My First Experience at GDC: 2017

Article by Katie Tarrant Edited by Alyx Jones This year I had the shock but absolute pleasure of being at GDC 2017. In December 2016, I applied for the King and Diversi scholarship which aims to take 10 women on an all-expenses and all-access trip to GDC and after a nerve-wracking application

Final Fantasy XV – A Game Audio Review

Final Fantasy XV – A Game Audio Review Review by Andrew Overfield Edited by Sam Hughes Developer/Publisher: Square Enix Composer: Yoko Shimomura Sound Management: Kazuki Hamamoto, Shihoko Karube, Yuko Sakae, Ayako Tsuchlya Reviewed on: PS4   For 20 of the last near-on 30 years of it’s franchise’s life I’ve been a huge Final Fantasy fan. From spending a large portion of

Turtle Beach Launches The New Stream Mic

Turtle Beach has announced that they are releasing a new professional quality desktop microphone created for gamers that are livestreaming from their consoles. The Stream Mic allows the content creators to livestream with a professional quality microphone directly from their console, but is also available for use with PC and

Plantronics RIG500E A Hands-on Review


Review by Andrew Overfield Edited by Sam Hughes Company: Plantronics Product: Surround Sound Headset: E-Sports Edition Model: RIG500E Reviewed on: PS4 Go back to the days when I was growing up, playing Master System games at my grandmother’s house all the way up to smashing the hell out of my friends on Mortal Kombat Trilogy there