As You Lock and Load Your Halo Wars Demo, Keep An Ear Out For Plano's Stephen Rippy
I spoke with Rippy this evening in advance of a feature story for the paper version of Unfair Park that will run closer to Halo Wars's release date. But this brief bio: He's a 33-year-old Houston native who went to the University of Texas at Austin and moved to the DFW 15 years ago. And, surprisingly, he's never done any film scoring: "It's never come up." Guy's good, though -- and with the shuttering of Ensemble, he's got the time, so take note local filmmakers. They don't haul just anyone to Prague. Oh, and the soundtrack's out February 17. Take that, John Williams.