Listen: Meloquest - play game and learn music at same time
"Episode of Talking Tech. We've got a matt. Harp stir he is bringing mellow quest a music video game to the NAMM convention. That's the big music. Industry Meets Technology Convention in Anaheim Matt. Hi Tell everybody about what you've got well Jeff Mellow quest that we're bringing it to NAM is first and foremost Fun In an exciting quest game The gamers can select All the characters and they select animal companions to go along with them on their journey. They have great graphics and great sound so typical quest game that you see on the gaming market today but what makes Mel Quest. Maybe a little bit different is is that the it's the gamers are actually playing and learning and teaching skills music skills so they're able to take those skills and and be able to actually go to a piano and play songs on piano after playing the game so your hope is that by playing game you'll learn how to play music or be inspired to play music. That's that's it it it actually teaches. You don't realize it as you're playing the game but it actually teaches you musical skills and then you can take that and actually go to a piano and and play a song if your song client. Yeah so give me an example of Some music music run piano run that I could pick up by playing a game so so there. There's a variety of different styles and and it just depends on how long you play the game. How many levels you go to But you can play everything from You know learned to play different popular songs as you're playing the game To things like I don't know Po- popular Instrumental type songs. That that everybody's familiar with these are songs that are not uncommon. They'll be common to your ear as you go to the game. Okay paint a audio picture for people who are listening. your inquest. You're in a race. You trying to pick up something. I assume. Tell people exactly what you're seeing in how you're learning to play play something on the piano while that's going on so what it is like like you mentioned you're actually in the game so you're doing the quest and maybe you come across a boss that you have after defeat or some kind of enemy or some kind of bridge that you have to cross and you have to Complete one of these task and one of the tasks that you have to complete. I have the musical education training inside the task so instead of pressing a little controller button that you would normal game console so you're actually playing on a little piano keyboard that actually you know is you're picking up different skills with your left hand and you're right hand as you're completing this task that you need to do to defeat the boss or to reach the next level so when you say you're taking this damn this. Is this a an APP is console game or the game. No it's not it's a it's a cross platform game which means you can download it to your pc Mac IOS android devices. So you can play on your smartphone tablets. Laptops whatever Device you use already met harp. Stir for Mila Quest. Thanks for checking checking in with us. Good luck with the game. I'm Jefferson Graham. You've been listening to talking tech. Please"