The first Grammy nomination for the game goes to Vanguard

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  • This June, it was announced that the 2023 Grammy Awards would add a new category to immersive culture titled Best Score Soundtracks for Video Games and Other Interactive Media. Until this announcement, few video game soundtracks had been nominated for a Grammy, but they weren’t nonexistent.

Video game music has been nominated for a Grammy Award since 1999. The Journey soundtrack was nominated for his 2012, and the Civilization IV theme, Baba Yetu, won his 2011 award for Best Instrumental Arrangement. Recent accomplishments include Kirby’s song “Meta Knight’s Revenge” being nominated for Best Arrangement, Instrumental or A Cappella at the 2022 Grammy Awards.

The announcement of the new category he was featured on Variety in October. Global Executive and Music President of Electronic Arts, his video game soundtracks are “overlooked and underrated.”

“The most obvious challenge is interactivity: music that can adapt and change in real time based on consumer input, while continuously maintaining musicality and interest,” he continued. “There really is no form of music production that can match this.”

Many famous 2022 games like Elden Ring, Horizon Forbidden West, and even God of War Ragnarök will strike you as unexpected omissions.Current period qualification period is October 1, 2021 through September 30, 2022, which is a roadblock for the top contenders and could be implemented next year. Thanks to this absence, at least ensure that the Grammys keep the category alive until next year and not only give these stunning games the recognition they deserve, but the actual nominees who deserve the trophy. can do. .

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