PAX East – Behind the Music of Blockbuster Video Games

“Ever wondered what it takes to score original music for blockbuster video games? Learn from the industry’s most accomplished composers as they share their experiences and discuss the craft of scoring music for some of the biggest franchises in interactive entertainment.” Saturday, March 23rd at 2:30pm. Official PAX website.

Scoring Tomb Raider: The Music Behind the Game

“Tomb Raider is being rebooted for a modern audience. Every aspect of the music will be covered from the creative direction, composition, implementation and the technology behind it.” Jason will be speaking with Crystal Dynamics Music Director Alex Wilmer at SXSW in Austin, TX on Saturday, March 9th at 12:30. More details.

The Crystal Habit Podcast – Episode 18

“For the final episode before Tomb Raider’s March 5 launch we talk to composer Jason Graves about the past two years working on the music and soundscape of Tomb Raider. The episode closes out with a tease of one of Jason Graves’ favorite audio segments from the game.” Official Crystal Dynamics Podcast.

Tomb Raider: The Final Hours – A Story of Survival

What are your plans for launch night? Geoff Keighley is offering up one final peek behind the scenes at Tomb Raider’s development. The Final Hours: A Story of Survival airs Monday, March 4 at 9:35 PM PST/Tuesday, March 5 at 12:35 AM EST on Spike.

BAFTA Masterclass

Jason will be speaking about his original score to Tomb Raider at BAFTA Los Angeles in a private masterclass on March 18th. He we also be performing selections from the score on “The Instrument” – a custom-built sculpture featured throughout the game. BAFTA website

2012 Spike Video Game Awards

Jason performed live at SPIKE TV’s Video Game Awards show on December 7. He conducted an orchestral performance of the world premiere of Tomb Raider’s newest trailer, “Survivor.” Watch the live performance.

Tomb Raider – The Sounds of Survival

“Award-winning Jason Graves, a composer with an outstanding pedigree across film, television and gaming, is penning the epic new score for Tomb Raider. Learn more about Jason’s involvement and get a preview of the score and his studio in the third episode of the Final Hours of Tomb Raider – “The Sounds of Survival.”