I am Brandon Abley, a video game developer and composer.
I have an unrelated day job and I blog occasionally.
I compose soundtracks for video games and film. My styles include classical, electronic, and American folk music.
I am available for commissions.
Find me on Soundcloud
My entire portfolio is available for streaming and free download on Soundcloud, including complete soundtracks, solo piano improvisation, folk music and more.
I am a video game developer.
I use the Unity game engine, primarily in 3D.
Wilfred the Hero
I have been working on this video game for 15 years. I ostensibly plan to finish it someday.
I created Ex Amante, a game about letting go.
You can download and play it for free at examante.com.
I like to travel.
When I do, I take photos and write about what I have learned.
My most recent adventures are previewed below.
I Went to Pennsylvania
In June 2021 I traveled to Pennsyvania with two friends after weathering the endless COVID-19 pandemic. Fully vaccinated amid easing social distancing requirements, it was an unusual but welcome change to do normal things like go to a restaurant and walk around a museum. It was a pretty relaxing weekend and I don’t really have […]
Thanksgiving in Kyrgyzstan
I spent much of 2018 without a permanent address, traveling often for work and otherwise spending the rest of my time up and down the West Coast in Canada, the US and Mexico. 2018 was a very chaotic period of my life, and it seemed like a perfectly sensible choice at the time to spontaneously travel to Kyrgyzstan during Thanksgiving, and celebrate the American holiday alone in Almaty’s sister city, Bishkek, that I had always been so curious about. So I packed up my entire home, which was a suitcase and a backpack full of electronics and began my journey.
The above are only the most recent adventures. Click the button below to see the full list.
I live in Washington DC.
My favorite things are fresh oysters and karaoke.
My day job involves making tools that help heroes save lives.