Category Archives: Games

Trine 3: The Artifacts of Power

Frozenbyte have announced that the eagerly anticipated third entry in the Trine series will be released on PC on August 20th, with Mac and Linux versions soon to follow. OMUK Cast, Recorded and Directed the characters for the game, which continues the developer’s trend for stunning visuals, clever puzzles and a delightful soundtrack.

Trine 3 is available for pre-order on Steam and GOG

Stars of Game of Thrones Record at OMUK

Four stars of the hit HBO  TV show Game of Thrones recorded at OMUK for multiple episodes of the Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series video game.

Iwan Rheon (Ramsay Snow), Kit Harrington (Jon Snow), Emilia Clarke (Daenerys Targaryen) and Natalie Dormer (Margery Tyrell) came to OMUK’s Kings Cross studio to record their voices for the series.  The sessions used the pioneering GIVR production methodology developed by Mark…

OMUK nominated for a Develop Award

It’s a proud moment for us here at OMUK, as we’ve been nominated for the ‘Creative Outsourcer – Audio’ award for our work on Tropico 5 at this year’s Develop Awards.

In addition, other titles we’ve contributed dialogue to have been nominated;

Block N Load – Best New IP
Shards of War – Visual Arts
Dreamfall Chapters – Audio Accomplishment

Congratulations to all of…

OMUK at Nordic Game Conference 2015

 Mark Estdale will be speaking at the Nordic Game Conference 2015 on creating believable characters in games. His talk, which will be a live face captured session, is titled ‘Getting Real’,  and will be at 12:00 on 22nd May 2015 in the Oslo theatre.

Here’s a sample of some the technology in action, from the Faceshift demo at GDC 2015.

OMUK at GDC 2015

Our CEO Mark Estdale will be at GDC and Game Connection San Francisco, demonstrating the power of Game Immersive Voice Recording (GIVR) and CDT (Creative Dialogue Tools). If you’d like to see the magic in action, email info@omuk.com.

Here is GIVR in action.

Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse wins Best Voice Acting ‘Aggie Award’

Congratulations to Charles Cecil and the team at Revolution Software as Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse wins the 2014 Adventure Gamers award for ‘Best Voice Acting’.

With comic sparring dialogue such a core part of the series’ appeal, it is always crucial that Revolution get it right. Well, in The Serpent’s Curse they nailed it once again. The other fantastic finalists certainly made themselves heard, but …

Conquer the Shark Throne in Blackguards 2

The first Blackguards was a well received strategy title from the minds as Daedalic Entertainment, and the recently released Blackguards 2 continues that trend with the same deep gameplay, followed up by some wonderfully unique characters. OMUK were brought on to bring these characters to life, and the results speak for themselves.

Blackguards 2 is available online now.

Episode 2 of Telltale’s Game of Thrones Arrives February 3rd

The new year is in full swing here at OMUK, with fresh projects and returning favorites alike. One of these such projects is Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series, which will be releasing its second episode on February 3rd. Titled ‘The Lost Lords’, the second part of Telltale’s series brings with it fresh faces, and frozen locations. We hope you chose wisely.

 

The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 Set For Full Release On February 20th

Following a period in Steam Early Access, The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 will be seeing a full release on February 20th. OMUK provided Adaptation and Translation from German, Casting, Directing and Recording for the title, and we’re delighted with the result. It’s set to be a wonderfully amusing adventure game, and we can’t wait for you to hear our work on it, if you’re not already relishing each chapter as it comes out!…

Episode 1 of Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series Is Out!

Telltale Games have released the first episode of their new series, based on HBO’s adaption of Game of Thrones. Episode 1, titled ‘Iron From Ice’, has been released on a variety of platforms. we’ve been  heavily involved in this title, helping to cast and record some of the characters you’ll play as along the way.