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Jesper Kyd


BAFTA award-winning and Billboard/MTV VMA nominated composer Jesper Kyd first started writing music for visual media in the European 'demoscene'. At 19 he became part owner of a video game company which later evolved into IO Interactive, the studio behind the Hitman series and Freedom Fighters. Renowned for creating unique scores with a diverse ... See full bio »

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Known For

Assassin's Creed II
(2009)
Darksiders II
Darksiders II Composer
(2012)
Borderlands 2
Borderlands 2 Composer
(2012)
Jiu ceng yao ta
Jiu ceng yao ta Composer
(2015)

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 2017 Radical (music by) (completed)
  Kill Box (composed by) (announced)
 2016 Robinson: The Journey (Video Game)
 2016 Flashback: Conspiration (Short)
 2015 Warhammer: End Times - Vermintide (Video Game)
 2015 Sparta: War of Empires (Video Game)
 2015 Mortal Kombat X: Generations (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Mission Fatigue (2015)
- Fork in the Road (2015)
- The Cursed Woods (2015)
 2014 Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel! (Video Game)
 2014 Heroes & Generals (Video Game)
 2012-2014 Metal Hurlant Chronicles (TV Series) (12 episodes)
- Back to Reality (2014)
- Second Son (2014)
- Loyal Khondor (2014)
- Second Chance (2014)
- The Endomorphe (2014)
 2013 State of Decay (Video Game)
 2012 Borderlands 2 (Video Game)
 2012 Darksiders II (Video Game)
 2011 Assassin's Creed: Embers (Short) (music composed by)
 2011 Assassin's Creed: Revelations (Video Game)
 2011 Forza Motorsport 4 (Video Game)
 2011 Repressed (Short)
 2011 Batman: Night's End (Short)
 2011/II Somnolence (Short) (music)
 2010 Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood (Video Game)
 2010 The Resistance (TV Series)
 2010 The Auctioneers (Short)
 2010 A Perfect Soldier (Video documentary)
 2009 Assassin's Creed: Bloodlines (Video Game)
 2009 Assassin's Creed II (Video Game)
 2009 Borderlands (Video Game)
 2009 Staunton Hill (Video)
 2008 The Club (Video Game) (co-composer)
 2007 Unreal Tournament III (Video Game)
 2007 Assassin's Creed (Video Game)
 2007 Kane & Lynch: Dead Men (Video Game)
 2006 Hitman: Blood Money (Video Game)
 2005/II Impulse (Short)
 2005 Splinter Cell: Chaos Theory (Video Game) (cinematics scored by)
 2004 Evil Prophecy (Video Game)
 2004 Robotech: Invasion (Video Game)
 2004 Hitman: Contracts (Video Game)
 2003 Freedom Fighters (Video Game)
 2003 Brute Force (Video Game)
 2003 Cycle
 2002 Minority Report (Video Game)
 2002 Hitman 2: Silent Assassin (Video Game)
 2002 Daypass (Short)
 2001 Shattered Galaxy (Video Game)
 2001 Die Völker II (Video Game)
 2000 Messiah (Video Game)
 2000 Hitman: Codename 47 (Video Game)
 2000 MDK 2: Armageddon (Video Game)
 2000 Night All Day
 1994 The Adventures of Batman & Robin (Video Game) (Mega Drive/Genesis version)
 1928 The Passion of Joan of Arc (2007 New Score)
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