Simon Poole

Personal Info

Full Name

Simon Poole

Bio

Based in Oslo, Norway, Simon Poole is an award winning composer, sound designer, producer, and general audio junkie specializing in interactive audio.
A graduate of The Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts, Simon is currently Audio Director at Red Thread Games, and has many critically acclaimed video game titles under his belt such as the BAFTA winning My Child Lebensborn, Dreamfall The Longest Journey, Age of Conan Hyborian Adventures, The Secret World, Lego Minifigures Online, The Park, Dreamfall Chapters, and the “Fjord Noir” mystery Draugen.
Simon’s goal is to deliver breathtaking audio experiences that engage the audience and enhance the story.

With over 20 years experience in the audio industry, and expert in all elements of the interactive audio pipeline, from concept to final mix, Simon is a key member of each and every team he is a part of, bridging the gap between the director’s artistic vision and the final technical realization.

Personal Website

http://www.simonpoole.net

Country

Norway

Work

Years of Experience

16 years or more

Game platforms you've worked with

iOS, Android, PC/MAC, XBOX 360, XBOX ONE, Playstation 3, Playstation 4

Skills

Composer, Sound Designer, Audio Director, Voiceover Artist, Music Supervisor, Sound Supervisor, Voice Direction, Music Producer, Technical Sound Designer, Field Recordist, Music Editor

Instrument Skills

Piano, Trumpet, French Horn

My Awards

See Linkedin for full list of awards and nominations:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/simonpoole100/

Games I've worked on

See Linkedin for full list of projects:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/simonpoole100/

Current Employer

Red Thread Games, Freelance

Employer's website

http://www.redthreadgames.com

Current Title

Audio Director

Previous companies you worked for and job title there (optional)

Funcom, Sarepta Studios, Rock Pocket Games, Hyper Games