- Sony Senior Social Media Specialist Sid Shuman
has gone hands-on today with some video footage of the Deadmau5 SoundShapes stage for PS Vita below.
To quote: It's no secret that electronica artist deadmau5
signed on with Toronto-based Queasy Games to collaborate on the upcoming PS Vita musical platformer Sound Shapes.
But last week we finally tasted the succulent fruits of that creative collaboration.
During a media showcase in New York City, Sound Shapes Producer Jason deGroot
kindly demonstrated a new set of levels (a "Record" in the game's lingo) that featured audio effects provided by the mousey maestro and pixelicious art courtesy of indie developer Pixel Jam
You can analyze the results for yourself below - headphones recommended!
It's worth noting that deadmau5's album tracks, such as the pop cut "Ghosts 'n Stuff," won't be appearing in Sound Shapes. And that's by design: the game's interactive soundtrack synthesizes with your platforming progress, making each "performance" a unique arrangement.
But deadmau5's sounds, loops, and rhythms are showcased in a dedicated set of levels. Better yet, his library will be available when it comes time to construct custom...