Studying video game music
(Visited 19,980 times, 8 visits today). Listening to music can be therapeutic, helping you relieve stress and concentrate.
My swtor character might have died in a fight and I might have missed a work phone call. You might be surprised how motivating the music. Another good example of this type of music is that found in Elder Scrollsbeautiful tunes reminiscent of a remote fantasy world. As you embark on long quests, youre enveloped by digital whimsy and beauty.
If you want to sneak a listen before you commit, here are some links to some of my favorites as well as a list of some video game music composers you can search for. Read more by Laura here.
Ive tried that and can tell you that you wont do well in either of those tasks if you try to do them both together. The, elder, scrolls, v: Skyrim, why did, i choose these six?
Game Music Composers: Nobuo Uematsu Harry Gregson Williams Jeremy Soule Martin ODonnell Michael Salvatori Video Game Music Recommendations: Assassins Creed I recommend: Assassins Creed 2 soundtrack Final Fantasy I recommend: Final Fantasy 7 Piano Collections Legend of Zelda I recommend. Nevertheless, video game music is composed with a purpose : to help you focus on your task without being distracted by a cacophony of sounds or lyrics. But did you know that theres another type of music that is designed to help you focus on your task without causing distraction? These battle-based video games may not be relaxing to play per se, but the music certainly keeps you motivated and focused.
Some of the most beautiful video game music hails from the Final Fantasy and Legend of Zelda series. Dont make the same mistake. May I suggest that next time you are deciding which music to listen to while you work or study (or try to focus on any type of task try creating a station based on these games. You cant do that effectively with a rock station blaring in the background.
You also cant do it as well in silence. Its video game soundtracks! These are some of the best video game music soundtracks to help you concentrate on your tasks: Final, fantasy 7, the, legend of, zelda: Ocarina of, time, assassins.
Video game composers know this, and a lot of money is spent to create the perfect balance. Now Im not suggesting you should try to play a video game while you work or study. Creed 2, halo, metal, gear, solid 2, sons of, liberty.
Remember, if youre playing something like Assassins Creed, your character is solving puzzles, talking to NPCs (non-player characters) to get more information about quests, evaluating his inventory and navigating detailed alleyways. You probably know that classical music has been proven to help with concentration and learning.
Or if those types of games arent your cup of tea, consider the music from Halo or Metal Gear Solid. The background music to these games guides you through the story and also provides auditory cues about whats going.