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This isn't karaoke: Competition for Secret World musicians!

Posted by: Sean Cahill at 1/29/2013 11:43 PM
As a way of giving back to the community, Funcom announced the start of a new competition in The Secret World that is encouraging those gamers who have a passion for music.  Players will have the ability to upload their own musical creations with the chance of having it being used in any number of locations throughout the game itself, meaning that they can honestly say they are a part of the entire environment that encompasses The Secret World.  The full rules of the competition can be found below, along with other information that is pertinent to the competition.  


Players to compete for getting their music into The Secret World

 

The Get your music in the game competition has just started for The Secret World. Members of the community are encouraged to submit their own music creations for consideration, and the winners will get to have their contributions shared in-game with thousands and thousands of other players.

 

Check out the news story detailing the rules here

  

There are several locations in The Secret World where modern music can be heard, such as shops, bars, diners and nightclubs etc. The music sent in by the winners will be implemented in such fitting locations in-game, where anyone can hear them.

 

Funcom’s Audio Director Simon Poole will evaluate the contributions and be the main judge for choosing the winners. You know his work from The Secret World Soundtrack or his editing and mastering of the music in videos such as the launch trailer.

“There are a lot of talented and dedicated people in the community, and we are lucky to have a game like The Secret World where their music can fit in perfectly.” says Audio Director Simon Poole. “We already have many artists contributing with their music to the game, and to now give players the opportunity to let their music sound across the radios of The Secret World is even more exciting.”