Get Soul

“Get Soul” is a funky, sultry soundtrack featuring a laid back beat, funky electric bass, soulful electric guitar, string samples, and a killer voice sample (all samples were created by Jim and are cleared for use). This is the perfect music bed for films and advertising aimed at youth, more specifically young women – i.e. an advertisement for new, hip clothing or accessories.

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Boom Bound

Game: Boom Bound
Developer: Jason McCoy – McCoy Games
Website: mccoygames.com/portfolio/boombound/
Retailers: App Store | Google Play!

Released: November 2016
Description:
With thousands of seconds enjoyed (wasted?) on every single level, over 100,000 explosion in-game related deaths and 1 million in-game explosions daily you’ll enjoy the adrenaline rush!
(NO PLAYERS WERE HARMED DURING THE PLAYING OF THIS GAME!)
The game consists of:
* 100 unique levels
* 8 unique themes
* 8 unique explosion animations

The goal of the game is to have the player maneuver his/her character in and out of deadly explosions to get to the beacon on the other side of the map. These levels have been refined, played and battle-tested over and over many times giving the perfect balance of difficulty and enjoyment.

Mega thanks to FRACTURIZE for making awesome Icon art and full game art. Check out his website here:
www.instagram.com/fracturize/

Wanted to credit and say thank you to @KenneyNL for allowing me to use his spaceship art asset for level 27.

Thank you to Jim Kulakowski for creating such amazing game music assets.


Contribution:

Composed music and sound effects


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Escape Puzzle: New Dawn

Game: Escape Puzzle: New Dawn
Developer: Big Giant Games
Website: facebook.com/biggiantgames
Retailers: App Store | Google Play!

Released: July 2016
Description:
Join Samantha and Gordon in an all new adventure!

Your mission is to obtain a vaccine from the New Dawn facility, claimed to be the only chance of protecting people from the devastating effects of the Torroto virus, which appears to have been developed as a biological weapon and is now spreading on a number of islands in the Pacific and is headed toward Hawaii.

Features
• Tricky and challenging puzzles!
• Gorgeous graphics!
• It’s FREE!
• No signup’s required, just download and install!

Enjoy this fun adventure escape game!



Contribution:

Composed complete musical score

Project 99
Sanctuary


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Rapidweaver 7

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Client: Realmac Software
Website: realmacsoftware.com/rapidweaver/

Released: May 2016
RapidWeaver is an all-in-one Mac app that enables anyone to build websites without writing a line HTML. Build anything from a small personal site, to an online commerce store. RapidWeaver is expandable and powerful enough to grow with you and your Business.

RapidWeaver has been around for over 12 years and has been in constant development during that time. RapidWeaver also has one of the most active and thriving third party community.


Contribution:

Composed custom register/unregister sound effects


From the developer: “This is possibly one of my favourite fun new features in RapidWeaver.”


RapidWeaver Features

Build anything
Build a blog, a portfolio, a website for your new business or even an online store. Anything is possible.

No Code Required
Don’t know HTML? Don’t worry. You can build an entire site without writing a single line of code.

Theme Based
RapidWaver is theme based meaning you can have a great looking site up and running in minutes.

Smart Publishing
Publishing your site has never been easier: RapidWeaver cleverly only uploads files that have changed.

Browser Compatible
All the code that RapidWeaver publishes looks great in your favourite browsers – even Internet Explorer.

SEO Optimised
RapidWeaver generates code that search engines love, and makes sure search engines know about your website.

Mix Code & Rich Text
Your content lives happily alongside any HTML code you need to use. Just paste in the code and you’re good to go.

Extend with Addons
With almost 1,000 addons available for RapidWeaver, including everything from responsive themes, to CMS and eCommerce solutions. there’s literally nothing you can’t do with RapidWeaver!

Responsive Preview
The new themes in RapidWeaver are all responsive, and to help you imagine your site at different sizes you can resize the preview area to any width you like. There’s even handy presets for iPhone and iPad widths.

Re-usable Snippets
The snippets window lets you save frequently-used pieces of code and easily re-use them on multiple projects.

Versions & Autosave
Ever found yourself needing to quickly revert a change to your website? Thanks to Versions and Autosave, it’s never been easier. For the first time, RapidWeaver allows you to browse versions of your projects.

Theme and Plugin SDKs
Developers rejoice: we publish our SDKs on GitHub so you too can build incredible addons for RapidWeaver.

Free Training Videos & Podcast
We publish free training videos and a weekly yo help you make the best websites possible.


What’s New in RapidWeaver 7?

Overhauled FTP Engine
Super fast, super reliable FTP Engine (No, really it is this time!)

FTP Path Browser
You can now visually browser your FTP server to pick a location to publish too!

Built-in Web Server
Allows you to preview your entire site locally in a browser without having to export it

SEO Health Check
RapidWeaver will analyse your site and will highlight steps you can take to improve SEO.

Banner Images
In themes that support this new feature, you can now add a custom banner image to your site, and customise it on each page. Themes that support this feature also include optimal image dimensions to help you size images.

4 Responsive New Themes
Designed by Realmac, Elixir Graphics, MultiThemes, and Yuzool!

New, modern OS X sidebar
With translucency, that shows all your pages, resources and settings in one location.

Portable Documents
You can now choose to store resources inside your RapidWeaver document, enabling you to take the project between multiple Macs.

Multiple Publishing Locations
If you need to publish projects to multiple locations, you can set these up in your project, and choose the server when publishing. RapidWeaver’s smart publishing will also keep track of changes across multiple publishing locations.

Local Publishing
The “Export” feature is something we’ve always felt should be considered a way of publishing your site, and now it is!

Project Backup
RapidWeaver can optionally create a ZIP file of your project, and upload it to your server when publishing. The file is added to a “secret” location on your server, meaning that while it is downloadable by anyone who knows the cryptic web address, it’s tricky to guess that web address.

User-selectable Addons Folder
Need to save your addons in a custom location? RapidWeaver 7 allows you to do this, and will move your addons for you! Great if you’re working between machines.

Minified Javascript and CSS
RapidWeaver can now optimise your CSS and Javascript by minifying it. Previously, RapidWeaver would remove some whitespace, but this time we’re actually optimising it to be as quick to download and apply to your pages as possible.

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Manhattan Flat

“Manhattan Flat” is a soulful, groovy instrumental featuring swinging drums, piano, vibes, electric bass, electric guitar, latin percussion, and live vocal samples.

The vibe is cool, mellow, and distinctly urban. It exudes an air of confidence and style. It’s slick and modern sound would lend itself to urban imagery.

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Spike (Remix)

“Spike (Remix)” is a hyped-up remix of my original, Spike, which was composed for Dan Counsel’s iOS hit Almost Impossible! The remix features the same melodies but alters the timbre of the lead instrument. It features new harmonies, a hip-hop style opening, a jazzy house section, and more.

The song is available for commercial licensing and would suit video games, podcasts, films, advertisements, and other multimedia that could use a techy, modern sound.

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RGB Podcast

Client: Hipster Pixel
Website: hipsterpixel.co/rgb/
Retailers: Free on iTunes, Overcast, and Pocket Casts

Released: March 2016
Description: You are looking for a great podcast with an original, never-before seen concept of “two guys talking tech”? Well, look no further!

RGB is the podcast of Hipster Pixel where Tyler and Alexandre discuss the news of the day, talk about their latest gadget adventures and propose new workflows and tips to make your life easier as well as the occasional coffee discussion.


Contribution:
Music Producer – Composed Intro/Outro Music

RGB Podcast – Ep. 004


The podcast and artwork embedded on this page are from hipsterpixel.co, which is the property of its owner.

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The SockKids

Client: Trailer To The Stars | Michael Sullivan
Client Website: thesockkids.com

Released: March 2016
Description: (From the producer)
In this multi-colored illustrated and animated children’s video and book series, The SockKids, readers and viewers follow the Socker family through many exciting adventures. The SockKids teach about how bullying hurts everyone to understanding why some children are sometimes afraid to go to school to showing our differences are what make us each special. The uniqueness of The SockKids is displayed through their many colors and wonderful personalities as they sometimes time travel through the spin cycle of a washer. It is during these journeys the SockKids champion all children and all cultures.

Perhaps you’ll wonder where your missing sock has gone. You’ll have to look no where else but here — as your socks could be traveling with the SockKids on a cool adventure!

Children and their parents will be drawn to the diversity of the family and the universal and timeless lessons they teach: don’t be afraid of new experiences; treat others as you would like to be treated, and of course, beware of the spin cycle!

Contribution:

Music and sound design for “The SockKids Learn How to Prevent Bullying.”



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Testimonial

“Communicating musical requests is not simple, but Jim has taste and great ideas. He easily understood my request and the very first draft of the song was perfect in term of style, sounds and atmosphere. I will definitely come back to Jim for future needs!”

– Alexandre Vallières-Lagacé
Editor and owner of Hipster Pixel

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Clone Armies

Client: Elecube
Retailers: Google Play!

Released: December 2015
Description: This is not your everyday 2D shooter. Clone Armies are different, new and fresh!
Remember how frequently did you smash restart button in action shooters, when something went terribly wrong and you died? In our game, you will probably do the same – but there is ONE big difference – your previous tries will back you up! Every additional clone will copy exact same moves you did, when you were playing as it.

Choose between many different units ranging from minigun wielding soldier to jet-pack or tank and use this unique mechanics along with your creativity to find one of the hundred ways to complete challenging missions in Clone Armies. Lead your army against the enemy with red hat and mustache!

Features:
– Unique game mechanics you’ve never seen before
– Easy and simple controls
– Various units with unique stats and abilities
– Many fun and challenging missions with increasing difficulty
– Multiple game mods + special Endless Mode where you can compete with other players
– Variety of hats and efects you can obtain to decorate your army of clones



Contribution:

Composed music

Clone Lab
Machine


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Intercept

“Intercept” is a dramatic, tense soundtrack piece. It is composed of a loopable string melody underscored by a piano harmony and a snare drum beat.

It is ideal for moments in your video game or movie in which you want to inject some tension or drama. Similar pieces of music may also be found in video games such as The Elder Scrolls series, and many others in which there is an intense moment.

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