Stellaris Dev Diary #65: Music from Utopia

Stellaris Dev Diary #65: Music from Utopia

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In Memory of MR reminds me a bit of
I really like the Stellaris soundtrack, it always gets me in the right mood to conquer the stars :)
 

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What better way to get that kind of music then with a full live orchestra with synths added on top!.
You. Did. What.

* finger to ear mic *

Ohh... he's mean that kind of...

Nevermind!
 

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I know it's a small thing, but the music player will be such a great enhancement for me haha.

And thanks always to Andreas, his scores have brought me hours of enjoyment over the years.
 

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Always love the new tracks. :) Great job.

"In Memory of MR" should play right after declaring war on a Fallen Empire :p.
 

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Andreas is one heck of a great composer. I adore the music in Stellaris.
 

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Wonderful music. Thanks.
 

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Already said this on Reddit, but bears repeating:
Andreas needs to be recognized alongside top modern composers like Hans Zimmer, Max Richter, and Nils Frahm. He's doing amazing work, but probably doesn't get recognized as "serious" music because it is from a game - but that is changing!

(and yes, I teared up listening to "MR" and not afraid to admit it)
 

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At 0:29 in the “In Memory of M.R" video, is that a ringworld frame around a neutron star? I thought we couldn't do that? Quite possible it was just done here for visual effect of course.
 
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Wow...the music+video gave me goosebumps! Great stuff!

*hype intensifies*
 

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You came to Budapest and didn't let local loyalists know, so we could buy you a beer or whatever you choose? I would say unrest increased, but I don't feel like purging myself. :D
Same thoughts here. We need to start a Faction. :)
 

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I wish you would have added more ship models. The current ones are getting a bit stale.
 

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Would you add Music Players in other games(Like CK2 or HOI4)?
 
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