[ x ] Enjoy HD Destructoid free this week! more info
[ x ] unlock all of destructoid
 
 

Cello Fortress uses a cello as a controller

0

Music to my ears

Check out Cello Fortress, a weird and wonderful game from designer Joost van Dongen. In the video above you'll see how a live cellist plays notes on a cello and attacks others in the game at the same time. The game hears different performance nuances and uses those to determine what kind of attacks are used. For example, notes that are higher in pitch and played quickly trigger machine guns. Fast and high cords trigger double machine guns.

It seems the goal is to have the cellist doing double time, both fighting in the game and putting together a proper musical performance. That can't be easy, I'm sure. But wouldn't it be amazing to watch?

Watch how this cello controls a video game [Gamasutra]

 

Enlighten an uninformed cougar: FacebookTwitterRedditEmail
 

#Music #Music games #video
 
 
 
 


Dale NorthFormer Dtoid EIC // Profile & Disclosures
Fronts8200Blogs 50Following30Followers367

I am Destructoid's former Editor-In-Chief. I love corgis. I make music. more
 
 


Join the robot army! We're a family-owned site, updating multiple times a day (since 2006!) thanks to our Huge Members

User Avatar
AngRie


Since 1:23 AM on 04.06.2016

Lamer
Lamer


Since 12:37 PM on 01.05.2009

User Avatar
Buttmullet


Since 7:44 PM on 09.01.2013

Briney
Briney


Since 2:04 PM on 04.27.2012

 

Please login (or) make a quick account (free)
to view and post comments.





Three day old threads are only visible to verified humans - this helps our small community management team stay on top of spam

Sorry for the extra step!