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'Baldur's Gate 3': A Fireside Chat (Presented by Dolby Laboratories)

Stefan Randelshofer  (Audio Director, Larian Studios)

Alistair Hirst  (Sr. Game Developer Relations Manager, Dolby Laboratories)

Location: Room 2020, West Hall

Date: Thursday, March 21

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core Pass, Summits Pass, Expo Pass, Audio Pass, Indie Games Summit Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Audio

Format: Sponsored Session

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: All

Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

Baldurs Gate 3 is a story-rich party based RPG set in the universe of D&D that has shot to the top of the charts and won multiple awards. Alistair Hirst from Dolby Laboratories sits down with Baldur's Gate 3 Audio Director Stefan Randelshofer to look behind the scenes to see what it took to conceptualize, create and implement the audio for this massive hit game. The discussion will include the motivation and process to support Dolby Atmos in the last six months of development, and how that turned out.


Attendees will gain insight into what goes into creating the audio for a massive RPG like Baldur's Gate 3, including the creative pillars behind the game's sound design, music, dialog and final mix in Dolby Atmos.

Intended Audience

This topic will be of interest to game developers of all disciplines, but especially relevant to those on the audio team, including Audio Directors, sound designers, composers, dialog specialists and producers.

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