GANG Newsletter July 2010

GANG Newsletter [Game Audio Network Guild]





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Call For Submissions GDC 2011

The call for submissions to present lectures, panels, roundtables, tutorials and poster sessions at the 2011 Game Developers Conference (GDC) is open through Wednesday, August 25!

GDC is back to its Monday-Friday schedule and will be held Feb. 28-March 4, 2011 at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco.

Please review the guidelines and topics prior to submitting in any of the six tracks: Audio, Business & Management, Design, Production, Programming, and Visual Arts.

Note: if you are interested in submitting for any of the GDC Summits, the call for submission will be made available in the fall. Do not submit a proposal to main GDC.

For more information, please visit:


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G.A.N.G. Discounts in Effect

Because you are a member of G.A.N.G. you can now receive any of these amazing and generous discounts!

CAMEL Audio 25% off GANG Discount

IK Multimedia 25% off software GANG Discount

Flying Hand Percussion GANG Discount

SoundRangers 20% GANG Discount

Interview with Watson Wu

Watson Wu

This month we are thrilled to have an interview with composer/sound designer/field recording specialist/game audio veteran, Watson Wu, of Watson Wu Studios. Watson generously took some time to answer some questions covering everything from his latest project release, Transformers: War for Cybertron, to his education and entry into game audio.

Read the entire interview here…


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G.A.N.G. Summer Barbeque at Tommy’s!

August 14th, 2010 is the GANG BBQ at Tommy’s in SoCal!

Noon until midnight! The Game Audio Network Guild is featuring the "Network" part of it’s name this August at the smokin’ hot SoCal BBQ party: open to ALL
members of the Game Audio Network Guild! GANG will provide burgers,
hotdogs, snacks, sodas and you can bring your favorite side dish/
dessert, and/or your own preferred drinks to share. Last year even
featured some delicious, catered vegetarian options!

Bring your acoustic instruments for jamming and swim trunks for the pool. Arcade, video games, pool table, foosball, slot machines & movie theatre will also be available for your entertainment. And of course there are sure to be some great raffle prizes!

RSVP to [email protected] with your name and the number of people in your group. We will send you details and directions. Please note that while everyone is welcome you must RSVP to attend!

It’s a great place to meet new people and network. Looking forward to seeing you there!

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Summer Summit VALVE Wrap


On Thursday July 8th, Pyramind Studios, GANG, and DTS presented a panel with the audio team from Valve Software, discussing Left 4 Dead (1 and 2) and if you missed it, check out the wrap up here.


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