NYX Game Grand Winner

Merge Mansion

Entrant Company

Metacore Games

Category

Mobile Game - Best Music

Client's Name

Salla Hakkola

Country / Region

Finland

With a mysterious Mansion to explore, secrets to discover and intricate stories that continually unfold, the game’s engaging narrative creates the perfect mix of mystery, renovating, love, betrayal, family drama and crime. What is Grandma hiding and what lies within the walls of the mysterious Mansion?
An addictive puzzle game that combines the joy of merging and completing tasks with an intriguing story and satisfying gameplay.
Deviating from most mobile soundtracks, Merge Mansion OST is recorded with 10 live players, including a string quartet, winds, brass, with composer Salla Hakkola playing the piano and the harp.
A carefully crafted and designed score for acoustic instruments makes it sound closer to a movie soundtrack in the style of a BBC historical drama, than a traditional game soundtrack. This kind of acoustic ensemble best brings to life the elegance and drama of the Boulton family dynasty, and the soundtrack is dedicated to the characters and secrets that the fascinating Boulton Mansion keeps.
The game music varies from delightful to gloomy, from uplifting to intimate, and works as an immersive undercurrent to the beautifully realized visuals – there are stories to be heard, secrets to be unraveled, a nostalgic beauty that is waiting to be discovered.
The original soundtrack has later been complemented with a Halloween soundtrack as well as a Winter soundtrack, all following the same style of storytelling, nostalgia and sophistication.

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Credits

Audio Lead
Sam Hughes
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