FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Official Shadowgate Remake Soundtrack Released on Bandcamp Soundtrack for Shadowgate’s 25th Anniversary Remak, currently in production by Zojoi, is the latest release from Dallas-based video game composer Rich Douglas.
DALLAS (May 29, 2013) – Texas-based Composer Rich Douglas is excited to announce the release of “Shadowgate 25th Anniversary Remake Soundtrack,”
a 71 minute album release which will act as the official soundtrack for the Shadowgate 25th Anniversary remake currently in production by Zojoi.
The album is currently available in a number of formats, including lossless, for $10.00.
The Shadowgate 25th Anniversary Remake score features a large orchestra and choir compositions.
Throughout the score, there are prominent brass and string segments complimented by subtle woodwind appearances,” said Composer Rich Douglas. “Also featured is an original song, Journey's End performed by the talented vocalist Jillian Aversa, which will run during the closing credits.”
The original version of Shadowgate was released on the Macintosh platform in 1987 and subsequently was released again on the Nintendo Entertainment System in 1989. Zojoi obtained the rights to utilize all of the original NES chiptune material within the game’s new score.
“The motifs and melodies heard in the NES iteration of Shadowgate such as "Castle Halls / Entryway", "Mirror Room", "Main Menu", "Courtyard", as well as the ominously sad Death piece are all contained within this release in their full orchestral form,” said Douglas. “In many cases, these themes have been re-orchestrated and tastefully woven throughout the entire score so fans can expect to hear some familiar pieces along with a wealth of new material to really help this new release stand on its own as a total gaming experience.”
Music fans can purchase the newly released soundtrack at http://richdouglasmusic.bandcamp.com/album/shadowgate-ost. Shadowgate 25th Anniversary Remake’s release date has not yet been announced. More information about the game can be found via Zojoi's website at www.zojoi.com/shadowgate.htm. Shadowgate is a trademark of Zojoi LLC.
All rights reserved. More information about Jillian Aversa can be found via her website at http://jillianaversa.com.
About Rich Douglas
Rich Douglas is a Texas based composer with over 10 years of experience scoring music and designed sound for film and gaming platforms, including the Xbox 360, PC, and iOS. Notable projects include Mulberry Stains directed by Tony Villalobos, Nina Del Tango directed by Jason Eberly, Evochron Mercenary which is currently available via steam and Stan Lee's iOS game Verticus. Rich has also been brought on to score Lifeless Planet and Takedown, two high profile Kickstarter projects.
Learn more about Rich and his music at http://www.richdouglas.net.