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25+ of the game industry's best composers unite to create a unique original 5.1 album celebrating great game audio. Sponsored by DOLBY.
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    Pledge £8 or more About US$ 11

    GAMES MUSIC FAN *************************************************You'll get our eternal thanks and the appreciation of the Heroes of Video Game Music for helping us to celebrate their work. You'll also get a Games Music Fan listing in the credits.

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    AUDIO ALLY ******************************************** Stand up for the Heroes of Video Game Music by becoming an Audio Avenger. You'll receive a digital download edition of the final album, featuring over 20 tracks supplied in stereo as MP3s and as Flac files. You'll also get listed in the credits as an Audio Ally.

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    Pledge £17 or more About US$ 22

    AUDIO AVENGER ************************************************* Become an Audio Avenger to take up the cause in glorious 5.1 surround sound*. You'll receive a deluxe digital download edition of the Heroes of Video Game Music album, featuring all 20+ tracks from the 'Ally' edition, plus .ac3 Dolby Digital surround versions. You'll also receive exclusive pre-mixed demo tracks, and will be listed as an Audio Avenger in the credits. *Requires connection to a suitable surround music system via spdif to experience 5.1 surround, will also play on any software DVD player.

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    Pledge £20 or more About US$ 26

    DIGITAL DEFENDER *************************************************Fly the flag for the Heroes of Video Game Music by becoming a Digital Defender. You'll receive a DVD edition of the Heroes of Video Game Music album (in 5.1 surround sound and stereo), including additional tracks and video features that will only be available to Kickstarter backers. You'll get all the audio tracks as both MP3 and Flac in stereo too, and will be listed in the Digital Defender section of the credits.

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    DOWNLOAD DEFENDER *************************************************A full downloadable version of the Digital Defender DVD, including bonus audio and video content and credits listing as per Digital Defender reward. NOTE: album will be supplied as a single LARGE downloadable DVD disk image (ISO) and will play in any software DVD player or burn to your own DVD disk. The download will not contain DRM.

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    DIGITAL DEFENDER DUO ******************************************** Don't want to fight the good fight on your own? Then become a Digital Defender Duo – you AND a friend will receive everything in the Digital Defender category and both be listed in the credits.

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    Pledge £40 or more About US$ 52

    TUNE CHAMPION *************************************************Fly your true colours as a Tune Champion and receive a deluxe edition of the Heroes of Video Game Music DVD in an exclusive limited edition embossed case, along with a souvenir poster. This edition will only be available to Kickstarter backers, and you'll be personally mentioned by Rik in the Video Roll Call of Thanks that will appear on the disk.

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    Pledge £65 or more About US$ 84

    DELUXE SIGNED EDITION *************************************************Get the embossed limited edition DVD plus the standard DVD signed by Rik Ede and at least 5 of the artists! Complete with a souvenir poster. This edition will only be available to Kickstarter backers, and you'll be personally mentioned by Rik in the Video Roll Call of Thanks that will appear on the disk.

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    Pledge £85 or more About US$ 109

    FUTURE HERO OF VIDEO GAME MUSIC *************************************************Fancy yourself as a future Hero of Video Game Music? Join Rik at the famous Chairworks studio in Leeds, UK (the project's official studio) for a half-day workshop*, including an exclusive hands-on demonstration of mixing music for games. He'll run through some of the methods and tools used to create great games audio and you'll also get to hear a sneak preview of some of the tracks on the album. An amazing opportunity for anyone considering a career in video game music. Will also receive Audio Avenger download and Digital Defender DVD editions of the album, and be named in the Video Roll Call of Thanks. *Lunch included but travel costs will be the responsibility of the attendees. Estimated date for Workshop Autumn 2013, to be arranged with backers.

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    Pledge £150 or more About US$ 192

    ACCESS ALL AREAS *************************************************Ever wanted an Access All Areas pass? Come and spend a whole day in the studio with Rik, and at least one of the artists, watching them bring the project to life. See and hear them record, edit and mix at least one of the tracks from the album and get a sneak preview of many of the others. You'll get to feature in one of the video diaries that will appear in the final extras, be named in the Video Roll Call of Thanks, and receive Audio Avenger download and Digital Defender DVD editions of the finished album. *Lunch included but travel costs will be the responsibility of the attendees. Estimated date for studio day Autumn 2013, to be arranged with backers.

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    GAME MUSIC GOLD *************************************************Get your hands on some game music gold with this signed and framed gold disk style limited edition disk, which will be signed by at least five of the artists. You'll also receive Audio Avenger download and Digital Defender DVD editions of the album, and be name-checked as a Gold Game Music Supporter on Rik's Video Roll Call of Thanks. Hang it proud while playing it loud and be the envy of all your gaming friends with this truly limited piece of history in the making. Estimated delivery January 2014.

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    RED CARPET ROYALTY *************************************************Take on a regal role to support the Heroes of Video Game Music and you'll not only receive one of the Game Music Gold Disks but you'll also get a VIP invitation to the once-in-a-lifetime album launch event, to be held at Dolby's prestigious Atmos Equipped London theatre in Soho*. You'll get to meet Rik and the artists and enjoy the full red carpet treatment for the evening. It'll be attended by as many of the artists that can make it, as well as the press and other VIPs, and will include the premiere play of the whole album in glorious 5.1 digital surround sound. You'll also receive Audio Avenger download and Digital Defender DVD editions of the finished album, and will be name-checked as a Red Carpet King or Queen in the Video Roll Call of Thanks. *Travel not included. Estimated delivery January 2014.

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