Before You Begin

Wwise is an innovative software solution meant to streamline the videogame sound integration pipeline. The Wwise SDK gives you the power to customize Wwise to meet your requirements. Before you delve into the possibilities of the Wwise SDK, however, please take the time to familiarize yourself with the following sections.

  • Wwise Fundamentals
    Wwise is a complete audio pipeline solution that is changing the way audio designers, integrators, and programmers are creating and integrating audio for video games. It represents a paradigm shift that allows game designers and developers to approach their work in a new and more efficient way. Before jumping in and getting started, it is important that you understand this new approach as well as some basic concepts; otherwise you may not be in a position take full advantage of all Wwise has to offer.

    Wwise Fundamentals (PDF) presents a brief overview of the basic concepts in Wwise and how they all fit together creating a new and exciting way to build game audio.