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Jesper Kyd

aka: Jesper Kyd Jakobson
Moby ID: 12643

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Jesper Kyd Jakobson (born February 3, 1972) is a video game, television and film music composer from Hørsholm, Denmark. Among his best-known works are the soundtracks of Hitman, Assassin's Creed, and Borderlands games. He co-founded Zyrinx and stayed with the company until its demise, after which he moved to New York and worked as a freelance musician. His music for Hitman: Contracts (2004) was awarded the title of Best Original Music by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts in 2005.

Credited on 80 games

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Warhammer 40,000: Darktide (2022, Windows) Music composed, produced, performed, programmed, arranged and mixed by
Dune: Spice Wars (2022, Windows Apps) Music
Tiny Tina's Assault on Dragon Keep: A Wonderlands One-shot Adventure (2021, Windows) Development contributions
Assassin's Creed: Valhalla (2020, PlayStation 4) Original Music 1
State of Decay 2: Juggernaut Edition (2020, Xbox One) Composers
Borderlands 3 (2019, PlayStation 4) 'Finishing Move'
Assassin's Creed: Rebellion (2018, iPhone) Welcome to Kostantiniyye, Byzantium, Crossed Swords, Street Fight, Forum of Ox, The Noose Tightens, Investigation, Nova Roma, No Mistakes, Templar Occupation, On the Attack, Galata Tower, Ambush; Music composed by
State of Decay 2 (2018, Windows Apps) Principal Composer
Assassin's Creed: Rogue - Remastered (2018, PlayStation 4) Special Thanks
Warhammer: Vermintide II (2018, Windows) Music
The Tower: Assassin's Creed (2017, Android) "Ezio's Family" Composed by
Assassin's Creed: Origins (2017, PlayStation 4) 'Ezio's Family' originally composed by
Battle Chasers: Nightwar (2017, Windows) Music
Final Fantasy XV: Assassin's Festival (2017, PlayStation 4) 'Ezio's Family' Composed by
Robinson: The Journey (2016, PlayStation 4) Music Composition
Assassin's Creed Chronicles: Russia (2016, Windows) 'Project Phoenix'
Assassin's Creed Chronicles: India (2016, Windows) 'Ezio's Family Theme'
Assassin's Creed: Syndicate (2015, Windows) Original Music Theme "Ezio's Family" composed by
Darksiders II: Deathinitive Edition (2015, Windows) Music composed, produced, arranged and programmed by
Warhammer: The End Times - Vermintide (2015, Windows) Music

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