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Best Practices for Using Spatial Sound

June 09, 2021 by Dolby Games

Spatial sound helps you improve game quality by making sound a more integral part of the action. As with anything new, there are best practices and pitfalls involved in using this technology correctly. Best practices range from emphasizing sound planning to understanding all the sound-related variables affecting the gaming experience.

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Enhanced Spatial Sound Improves Game Play

February 23, 2021 by Dolby Games

Spatial sound allows game developers and designers to enrich worldbuilding and provide more accurate directional cues, taking players’ gaming experience to a new level of realism.

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Deeply Immersive Audio Cues with Project Acoustics

January 20, 2021 by Dolby Games

Project Acoustics is a physics-based wave acoustics engine that uses your 3D geometry to automatically generate the sound parameters needed to create realistic audible spaces in your game. It gives life to 3D environments by accurately modeling the effect of sound waves bouncing off walls and floors and the echoing reverb of open space. 

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Deeply Immersive Game Audio with Spatial Sound

January 11, 2021 by Dolby Games

Surround sound and dynamic audio have shown the critical role audio plays in making gaming experiences immersive, but they’ve only approximated positional audio until now. 

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Dolby Atmos Drifts into Arcade Racing

September 28, 2020 by Michael O'Kane & David Baxter

Hear from Michael O'Kane of Level 91 Entertainment and David Baxter of Boom Clap Play, David Baxter, about Dolby Atmos in their release, Inertial Drift.

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