Tag Archives: journey
Mon, Dec 10, 2012 | 09:49 GMT
Journey composer Austin Wintory is up for a Grammy award for his soundtrack to thatgamecompany’s PS3 title, and has discussed the nature of game compositions and the perception of the non-gaming public to videogame tunes in a new interview. He even calls the scene the “Wild West”. Find out why below.
Thu, Dec 06, 2012 | 04:32 GMT
Journey’s orchestral score has been nominated for a Grammy award.
Wed, Nov 07, 2012 | 13:30 GMT
Journey’s whimsical soundtrack has been compiled into a physical CD box set that can be yours to own from November 9th. The music, as composed by Austin Wintory is a charming dose orchestral strings and flutters. It’s all rather lovely. Check it out below.
Thu, Oct 25, 2012 | 10:11 BST
Journey, the whimsical walk-em-up from Thatgamecompany has bagged the top festival prize at GameCity 2012, the annual showcase that champions creativity in games.
Tue, Aug 28, 2012 | 20:37 BST
Thatgamecompany has announce book featuring the artwork of Journey will be released next month. Titled “The Art of Journey”, the hardcover was deigned and written by art director Matt Nava, and along with art from the game it contains information on what influenced the art direction. It also includes 3D models, AR smartphone interaction, and a PSN voucher for the game’s soundtrack. Watch the video below. Thanks, Joystiq.
Tue, Aug 28, 2012 | 17:12 BST
The Journey: Collector’s Edition, which features trio of games as well as mini-game, is out today in the US.
Thu, Jul 19, 2012 | 20:01 BST
Wed, Jun 27, 2012 | 02:42 BST
Mon, Jun 25, 2012 | 15:24 BST
Sat, Jun 23, 2012 | 14:59 BST
OPM has posted a shot of an advertisement culled from the August issue of the US Official PlayStation Magazine showing the contents of the Journey Compilation GameFly inadvertently outed ahead of time earlier this week. The collection, which in the ad is called the Journey Collector’s Edition, includes not only Flow, Flower, and Journey, as previously reported, but a PlayStation Plus membership trial, all three soundtracks, exclusive mini-games, documentaries and “much more”. The game is slated for August 28, with thatgamecompany confirming its existence, but Sony yet to announce anything.
Thu, Jun 21, 2012 | 14:24 BST
A listing called the Journey Compilation has popped up on Gamefly, and set for releases on August 28. Spotted by Superannuation, thunder the PS3 game’s description it states “coming soon,” but it’s assumed to be a compilation of thatgamecompany titles Flow, Flower and Journey. Sony has yet to comment, but thatgamecompany has confirmed it’s existence, (thanks, Get_crazy) but said it was unable to provide further details at this point.
Thu, Jun 07, 2012 | 08:48 BST
A PlayStation sizzle roll video has shown a collector’s edition of Journey is in the works. There’s no more info beside the fleeting mention in the video. Sony’s yet to announced the CE itself, but our guess is it’s a special bundle feature the game, soundtrack a little bit more. Just a hunch.
The vanilla version of thatgamecompany’s opus launched in March for PSN.
Wed, May 23, 2012 | 00:38 BST
Thatgamecompany’s Journey is the best-selling PSN game of the year so far, across all PlayStation formats.
Tue, Apr 24, 2012 | 17:15 BST
Wed, Apr 18, 2012 | 05:48 BST
According to thatgamecompany, Austin Wintory’s amazing Journey score last week hit the top ten album charts in Japan, Canada and Spain, and the soundtrack charts in over 20 countries, including eight number ones. The soundtrack album includes 18 tracks and is available for purchase here.
Thu, Apr 05, 2012 | 07:27 BST
MMO Glitch may seem a million years away from stripped-back adventure Journey, but for Robin Hunicke, one project naturally succeeds the other.
Wed, Apr 04, 2012 | 08:05 BST
Journey took the path less traveled on its way to becoming a bestselling adventure. Nathan Grayson sojourns with thatgamecompany’s Jenova Chen and Robin Hunicke.
Tue, Apr 03, 2012 | 12:09 BST
Thu, Mar 29, 2012 | 22:54 BST
Journey producer Robin Hunicke has announced her departure from thatgamecompany, the developer’s second high profile departure today.
Fri, Mar 30, 2012 | 06:45 BST
Sony and thatgamecompany have announced Journey has “officially broken PlayStation Network and PlayStation Store sales records,” by surpassing all games ever released on PSN to become the fastest-selling game ever released in both the US and European regions. No figures were provided. It was also announced the soundtrack would be released through the PS Store and iTunes on April 11, and a limited CD will be released in the near future.