Olivier Girard and Vincent Gagnon introduce themselves to an eager crowd and explain how they got into game sound. (Photo Credit: Brian Chan)
Meeting Topic:The Sound of Ubisoft
Moderator Name:Kevin Fallis
Speaker Name:Olivier Gierard (Audio Director, Ubisoft) and Vincent Gagnon (Lead Audio Designer, Ubisoft)
Other business or activities at the meeting:Upcoming meetings, and email list maintainence
Meeting Location:Schulich School of Music C-201, 555 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Examination of the role of audio in video games; the restrictions, possibilities, development cycle, and integration with different departments. Specific demonstrations and explanations of of Splinter Cell Conviction, and upcoming title Watch Dogs.