In computer- and videogames, Sound Designers are responsible for the background music and sound effects. It is an essential part of a Sound Designer’s work to create the right mood at the right time because sound is crucial for atmosphere. Fear, pleasure or an approaching threat – in terms of the gaming experience, music and sound effects are fundamental for a lot of games. Accordingly, it is important for Sound Designers to understand and analyse the concept of a game and/or the characters.
Requirement for Sound Design Jobs
You should have experience in dealing with audio equipment, recording hardware and audio software. Creativity and abstraction are also necessary. As a sound designer, you are frequently confronted with questions like: What does an eruption sound like and how can I record it believably?