Sam Powell

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Samuel Powell
Sam Powell - 1.jpg
Born November 22, 19??
Birth Place USA
Nationality American   USA.svg
Aliases 96 SAM
Website www.playitagn.com

Sam Powell is an American sound designer and composer. He first started working on music for games in the 80's when he worked for Leland Corporation. He composed a great deal of soundtracks for their arcade games. In 1992, he left Leland and started working for Blue Sky Software. He left Blue Sky Software in 1996, the same year Leland Corporation closed their doors. At the beginning of 2000, Sam worked for Sony Online Entertainment as a senior sound designer and composer and left there a year later. Sam then founded Play It Again Studios, in which he still composes music and sound for games today as a freelancer.

Music Composition

ARC

Sam used Master Tracks for the Macintosh for his arcade music.

GEN

Sam used GEMS.

SNES

Sam created MIDI files that were converted to Sculptured Software's sound engine.

Gameography

Released Title Sample Notes
1987-??-?? Quarterback (ARC)
1988-??-?? Team Quarterback (ARC)
1989-??-?? Ivan "Ironman" Stewart's Super Off Road (ARC)
1989-??-?? Viper (ARC)
1989-??-?? World Cup Soccer (ARC)
1989-03-?? John Elway's Quarterback (NES)
Composer. Arranged by David Wise
1990-??-?? Ataxx (ARC)
1990-??-?? Pig Out: Dine Like A Swine! (ARC)
1990-??-?? Ivan "Ironman" Stewart's Super Off Road (AMI) Composer. Arranged by Jason Page.
1990-??-?? Ivan "Ironman" Stewart's Super Off Road (C64) Composer. Arranged by Jason Page.
1990-??-?? Ivan Stewart's Track Pack (ARC)
1990-04-?? Ivan "Ironman" Stewart's Super Off Road (NES)
Composer. Arranged by David Wise
1991-??-?? Asylum (ARC)
1991-??-?? Brute Force (ARC)
1991-??-?? Chessmater (GEN)
1991-??-?? Danny Sullivan's Indy Heat (ARC)
1992-??-?? NFL Sports Talk Football '93 Starring Joe Montana (GEN)
1992-??-?? Mortal Kombat (SNES) Arranged Dan Forden's score. With Mark Ganus and Kingsley Thurber.
1992-??-?? Virtual Bart (GEN) With Mark Ganus, Kingsley Thurber, Eric Nunamaker and James Hebdon.
1992-??-?? Super Off Road (SNES) (スーパーオフロード)
Composer. Arranged by Geoff Follin.
1992-08-?? Danny Sullivan's Indy Heat (NES) Composer. Arranged by David Wise.
1992-11-?? Wing Commander (SNES)
1993-??-?? Faceball 2000 (SNES)
1993-??-?? NFL Football '94 Starring Joe Montana (GEN)
1993-??-?? The Ren & Stimpy Show Presents: Stimpy's Invention (GEN)
1993-06-?? Mario is Missing! (SNES)
1993-08-26 Jurassic Park (GEN)
1993-11-?? RoboCop Versus The Terminator (SNES) With Anthony Shields.
1993-??-?? Wing Commander II (SNES)
1994-??-?? Desert Demolition (GEN)
1994-??-?? Jurassic Park: Rampage Edition (GEN)
1994-??-?? Monopoly (SNES)
1994-??-?? Roadrunner: Desert Demolition (GEN)
1994-??-?? Shadowrun (GEN)
1994-??-?? Super Off Road (GEN) Composer. Arranged by Tony Williams.
1994-??-?? World Series Baseball (GEN)
1995-??-?? World Series Baseball '94 (GEN)
1995-??-?? World Series Baseball '95 (32X)
1996-03-?? Spider-Man: Web of Fire (32X) With Brian Schmidt.
1996-??-?? Vectorman 2 (GEN)
1996-09-30 Assassin 2015 (W32)
Unreleased SpellCraft (SNES)

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