The first in our series of GDC 2023 Dolby Speaker Session Videos is here! We kick it off with Dolby Atmos 101 from our very own Alistair Hirst, Senior Game Developer Relations Manager. This presentation is an overview of the what, where, why and how of Dolby Atmos in games.
Bio: Alistair Hirst has shipped over 44 games across 11 platforms, mostly as an Audio Director. He launched the Need for Speed franchise as Audio Director during his 10 years at Electronic Arts. He co-founded OMNI Audio, a game audio company which worked on four campaigns of Guild Wars, Halo 2 among many other. He was Audio Director at Amazon Game Studios for 6 years before joining Dolby Laboratories.