Mark Kilborn is the Audio Director of Raven Software, leading a small but amazingly talented group of sound professionals. His past credits include Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Singularity, Forza Motorsport 3, Borderlands, Project Gotham Racing 4 and more. He is an AIAS Best Sound panelist, programmer, tinkerer, designer, occasional musician, talented cook and lives in Madison, WI with his wife Dannah, children Milo and Kayla, and their two dogs. Shoot him an email at hisfirstname -at- hisfullname -dot- com or follow him @markkilborn.
Advice to avoid common missteps made by young sound people.
An audio director reflects on lessons learned about management.
"The audio guys make the game sound great on their nice 5.1 system, but consumers don't have that at home..." Wrong :)
Thoughts on how being thick-skinned will help you develop creatively and professionally.
[News - 07/02/2015 - 03:40]
11 red ringed machines in ...
11 red ringed machines in my house. To be fair, we had Xbox 360 units under three televisions in our house, but still. They replaced many of them. Eventually they all got out of warranty and died again, Microsoft refused to replace them, and so in the end we purchased ...
[Blog - 06/30/2015 - 01:28]
[Blog - 06/19/2015 - 02:53]
Yeah, this stuff is a ...
Yeah, this stuff is a big problem, as Corey says. I get a lot of this too. Total waste of time, and a quick way to get mentally filed in my don 't work with this person folder. r n r nIt 's cool if people can do both and ...
[Blog - 06/19/2015 - 06:01]
Agreed. I 've never worked ...
Agreed. I 've never worked on a sports game, but to not interview or consider a candidate because they have is an extremely short sighted perspective. I 've also been shocked at people who will refuse to consider a candidate because they worked on a game that was a critical ...
[Blog - 06/09/2015 - 01:20]
[Blog - 05/05/2015 - 01:22]
I 've got nothing useful ...
I 've got nothing useful to add to the dialogue happening here, just wanted to quickly chime in and say this was a great read and I hope you 'll keep it up with other games. Thanks James