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Erik Hermansen's Blog


I'm the creator of the Deadly Rooms of Death series, and my team is currently hard at work on The Godkiller - Chapter 1, a puzzle adventure game. Some of my specialty areas in game development: puzzles, storytelling, voice acting, and music.


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Posted by Erik Hermansen on Mon, 19 Jul 2021 10:56:00 EDT in Audio, Production, Serious, Indie
The actors have auditioned and you've made hard choices. In this final part of my series, I go over the last steps for bringing voice acting into your game.

Posted by Erik Hermansen on Mon, 12 Jul 2021 09:56:00 EDT in Audio, Production, Serious, Indie
Once voice actors are auditioning for parts, don't be swayed by the headshots. There are so many pitfalls to cover in part 3. Make solid choices, and maybe, just maybe... your game will shine.

Posted by Erik Hermansen on Fri, 02 Jul 2021 09:40:00 EDT in Audio, Business/Marketing, Production, Serious, Indie
How to convince talented voice actors to audition for your game? In Part 2, I show you exactly how to run a casting call either through email or my new favorite - Discord!

Posted by Erik Hermansen on Mon, 28 Jun 2021 09:42:00 EDT in Audio, Production, Serious, Indie
Don't be afraid to put voice into your game. I'll show you how to do it cheaply and get exceptional results by running a professional casting call yourself.

Erik Hermansen's Comments

Comment In: [Blog - 07/19/2021 - 10:56]

Scott, I 'm glad all ...

Scott, I 'm glad all the details didn 't scare you off. Yeah, come on over to the Discord

Comment In: [Blog - 07/12/2021 - 09:56]

You 're close Thanks for ...

You 're close Thanks for your kind words.

Comment In: [Blog - 07/02/2021 - 09:40]

I 've not tried it, ...

I 've not tried it, but it looks decent. My path was basically Microsoft Word - CeltX - FinalDraft. Word isn 't specialized to screenplay formatting, which makes it extremely cumbersome. I dropped CeltX because I didn 't like their reliance on cloud services for basic document editing. FinalDraft has ...

Comment In: [Blog - 06/28/2021 - 09:42]

Scott, thanks I love hearing ...

Scott, thanks I love hearing that the article was useful. Working on part 2 now - it should be up Monday morning.