Durham, USA - August 1, 2006 -Funcom is proud to announce that the orchestral score for 'Dreamfall: The Longest Journey' has been nominated for an MTV Video Music Award in the new "Best Video Game Score" category. The critically acclaimed PC and Xbox title is available in stores everywhere, and for digital download at https://funcom.asknet.com/ . "With 'Dreamfall', we wanted to create a unique and layered musical experience," says game director Ragnar Tørnquist. "Our composer, Leon Willett, brought depth and texture to the orchestral score, which went hand in hand with Funcom's philosophy to pay great attention to the sound and music in our games. We're both honored and excited to have been recognized with an MTV Video Music Awards nomination."
The online gaming community can vote for their favorite video game score through GameTrailers.com at http://www.gametrailers.com/vma/ and Xfire at http://www.Xfire.com/cms/xf_mtv_vma. Winners will be announced live on August 31st, during the MTV Overdrive broadcast.
The original orchestral soundtrack to 'Dreamfall: The Longest Journey' can be purchased on CD by visiting Funcom's online store at https://funcom.asknet.com/
- - - ABOUT FUNCOM - Funcom is an independent developer and publisher of online games for PC, consoles and mobile platforms. Funcom has provided outstanding entertainment since 1993 and continues to expand its track-record of more than twenty released games to date. Recent successes include 'Dreamfall: The Longest Journey' and 'Anarchy Online'. For corporate information please visit www.funcom.com. For information about Funcom's games visit www.anarchy-online.com, www.dreamfall.com, or www.ageofconan.com. Funcom is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange under the ticker FUNCOM.
ABOUT DREAMFALL - 'Dreamfall: The Longest Journey', winner of multiple E3 awards as the best game in its genre, is the continuation of a saga that began in the award-winning 'The Longest Journey', considered to be one of the finest adventure games ever made. In 'Dreamfall' players are taken on an epic journey of exploration and adventure as they venture through a thrilling and emotional storyline. 'Dreamfall' features a fully interactive world where beautiful music, stunning graphics, fascinating characters and unparalleled gameplay variety promises to bring the adventure genre into a new era. Prepare for a spiritual, fantastic and powerful gaming experience. Visit www.dreamfall.com for more information.