There are many console games and beloved franchises that are an absolute delight to play. But consider the enhanced experience that’s possible when you become fully engrossed in the worlds you explore and the battles you wage.
With games like the Zelda series, the design of the world and the fine attention to story-telling and minute details are often taken for granted. When approached from the right angle, these aspects become lifelike and appreciated to their fullest extent.
To take your console gaming to the next level, consider your audio setup. The importance of a solid audio setup is often overlooked. Take a game like Zelda: Breath of the Wild, where having immersive surround sound can make all the difference – indulge in the gloriousness of the symphonic soundtrack and notice even the faintest sound effect details in its rich world.
Keep reading and discover the magical experience that appreciating high quality audio provides.
Immersed in Wondrous Surround Sound
So many great games share a few things in common - The impassioned sounds of the swelling music. The deliberate, fantastical appeal of each sound effect. Experiencing these enriching elements of gaming grows immensely when playing on surround sound audio.
One of our favorite examples of this gaming phenomenon is Dragon Quest 11 on the Nintendo Switch, which features an amazing symphonic soundtrack that immeasurably enhances the experience of exploring and battling through the Dragon Quest universe.
It’s impossible to completely capture the magic in words – try it out for yourself and give this game a listen with surround sound!
Supreme Tactical Advantage
Players often run into snags with hardcore games that test your awareness, reflexes, and game knowledge. There’s certainly something to be said about the advantages high-quality audio provides you when playing a challenging title like Dark Souls.
Sound quality is key in Soulslikes, Roguelikes, and similar genres in which audio cues play a huge role in determining awareness of your surroundings. The slightest misstep can spell doom and being unaware of the hollow creeping up behind you…
…is often the difference between life and death.
7.1 Surround Sound creates all the difference for your acute hearing. With it, you can pinpoint the exact direction and location that sound cues are coming from and react like an absolute pro.