Meeting Topic:AES UK Christmas Lecture 2021 — Inside the Black Box of AAA Game Audio
Moderator Name:Dr Jessica Argo
Speaker Name:Alexander Horowitz
Meeting Location:Zoom/City of Glasgow College Television Studio
We have a good understanding of the music recording industry and the processes involved in recording mixing and editing. We have a good grasp on what goes on in live touring audio. Mastering is not a mystery and the world of TV and film is not a secret... but what about AAA games?
A world of specialist techniques, coding and software not found anywhere else in the audio world — but also a world fiercely protected behind the wall of nondisclosure agreements. In this presentation AES Scotland has managed to persuade some elves to knock out a couple of bricks in the wall and let us join a conversation on the other side...