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The theme music for The Game Awards is written by Halo composer - get a sneak peek

Fanfare for Video Games is the name of the theme composed specifically for The Game Awards, and there's none other than Marty O'Donnell behind it.


Halo and Destiny soundtrack composer Marty O'Donnell, has teamed up with the folks behind The Game Awards for a composition titled "Fanfare for Video Games". The video below is a behind-the-scenes look at how the whole thing came to be and more.

The full version will premiere, along with many trailers, this Friday at The Game Awards.

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