Video Game Music


“A game is like a book with the ever-present possibility of rewriting the outcome.” (Curtis Bryant)

“Life is a game, but without the option to reboot.” (Colman Bryant)

SnarfQuest Tales

SnarfQuest TalesComing soon… New video game based on the adventures of Larry Elmore’s iconic character Snarf from the beloved Dragon Magazine comic of the 80s and 90s.  Upcoming release by Cellbloc Studios.  View the 1:30 game trailer on Steam Greenlight.  Featuring original music by Curtis Bryant.

Download the free game demo







The Enemy of Reason

From Games That Work, a new espionage adventure game, “The Enemy of Reason” features a scene that challenges the player to identify examples of cognitive bias.  A dancer performs to the song “Jump to the Conclusion,” which is playing on a jukebox.  The player must match the false statements by inserting a coin in the correct slot, identifying examples of Confirmation Bias, Fundamental Attribution Error and Bias Blind Spot.  Produced by Dov Jacobson (Big Fun Development), Bryant’s original song was given a polished Mancini-style arrangement and performance by Bryan Cumming and David Toledo at Studio 23 in Nashville.

Click to play the mini-game

StreetKix Freestyle Challenge


Newly released from Hoplite Research and Ilusis Interactive Graphics, a new game for the Sony PSP entitled “StreetKix Freestyle Challenge” features music by Curtis Bryant and E. M. Watson.  The new freestyle soccer dueling game includes duel and boss music in hip hop, punk & metal, and electric Asian styles.  Bryant and Watson decided to work together as a team on this project, which will require over an hour of original music.  This will be the first of a series of cooperative productions by Bryant and Watson.  Stay tuned….

 Click to play an excerpt of the Main Theme and Credits.

Click to play the 2-minute sampler of duels and bosses.

©2012 Hoplite Research, LLC

Witchy Riches

WitchRichesDemoRecently released by World Touch Gaming, a new slot machine game, “Witchy Riches” – featuring music by Curtis Bryant and sound design by Benjie Freund.    World Touch Gaming is a software company that specializes in casino style games and lottery games.

Click here to view the game demo.



Coming Soon… “Wine Barons™ – Bordeaux Edition”

curtisbryant_winebaronsbdCurtis Bryant Games – A new computer game, “Wine Barons – Bordeaux Edition” is currently under development by Curtis Bryant in association with the game design team at Gamesare.  Based upon a board game created by Mr. Bryant, “Wine Barons” uses a “Monopoly” model to simulate the fine wine export and investment market.  The game is an educational tool for those interested in learning the geography and wines of the Bordeaux region while enjoying the pleasures and challenges of computer gaming.

Curtis Bryant has designed a number of other games, mostly in the strategy and educational category, including “Silk Route,” a game of trade and cultural exchange, “The Golden Goose,” a game based upon the pursuit of ancient wisdom, and “The Hitchhiking Game,” a legacy of his travels abroad in Europe, Asia and Africa.