Microids is pleased to reveal today the second developer’s diary as we get closer to the release of the next title from Pendulo Studios (Runaway, Yesterday Origins, Blacksad: Under the Skin…), expected for December 16th, 2021, on PC.
This dev diary goes into details about the creative process of the musical theme and the original soundtrack of the narrative game Alfred Hitchcock – Vertigo, freely inspired by the movie of the same name, by a famous Director.
Juan Miguel Martin, a composer who has worked on previous Pendulo Studios productions such as Runaway (2003) The Next Big Thing (2011), Yesterday (2012), Yesterday Origins (2016), and more recently Blacksad: Under the Skin in 2019, will sign his sixth musical work, with the precious help of twelve talented musicians with whom he has surrounded himself.
Through this new narrative experience, the melodies players will discover will be familiar and an attentive ear will recognize the work of Bernard Herrmann, from whom the game team drew inspiration. A composer who collaborated with Alfred Hitchcock on eight of his most famous films, including “Vertigo” (1956), “North by Northwest” (1957), “Psycho” (1960), and “The Birds” (1963), as well as other films by renowned directors such as Orson Welles’ Citizen Kane (1941) and Martin Scorsese’s Taxi Driver (1976).