Award Winning Composer Creates Gun-Slinging, Sword-Swinging Soundtrack for
Ubisoft’s Action Fighting Video Game on Nintendo
New York, March 17,
"Tom Salta is an
versatile composer and delivers a unique and dynamic soundtrack for Red
Steel 2," said Isabelle Ballet, music supervisor for Red Steel 2.
"He has crafted various music styles including mixing blues guitars with
traditional Asian instruments to produce an energetic, hybrid score that
motivates and immerses players in the action. We can’t wait to share
experience with everyone!"
score, Salta enlisted the virtuosic guitar performances of veteran
musician Steve Ouimette and recorded various instrumentalists for
percussion, Shakuhachi, Fue, Pipa, harmonica and violin. Salta
the original Red Steel soundtrack that received numerous
its vibrant musical palette, including IGN’s Wii Award for Best Original
revolution in the action-fighting genre, taking full advantage of the
capabilities of the Wii MotionPlus™ accessory. Your movements are
replicated on-screen, putting the emphasis on swinging, shooting and
the ability of the Wii MotionPlus to sense the strength of a swing, you
literally be able to make an impact on your adversaries through power
precision. For more information on Red Steel 2, please visit www.redsteelgame.com.
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