Violent Crowds, Marches, and Riots

True violent riots, marches, protests, and public disturbances

Product category: Ambience Kit

Μodular sound collections with ready-made 3D soundscapes, isolated elements, and all the assets you need to create dynamic and unique acoustic environments, that perfectly match the style of any project.

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Our microphones were at the center of chaos for this one, as we captured the renowned Greek Riots of 2008!

A collection of the ambient sounds from urban environments in a state of violent public disturbances, with recordings of marches and riots.

Rain rocks and Molotov cocktail bombs on your scenes and unleash true chaos. Bring your players face to face with dozens of angry troublemakers and twitchy anti-riot police, with its hair-raising atmospheres of real-life riots. Fuming roadblocks, flaming tires, debris, broken glass, shattered window panes, and legions of demonstrators, with loud and powerful recordings taken from the heart of populous protests.

And that is only half of it.

The state of violent public disturbances also includes recordings of protests and other mass assemblies.

You get exhilarating rebellious atmospheres of thousands of disgruntled people, clapping, whistling, and shouting profane slogans.

Those are rare high-quality recordings you won't find elsewhere. Made by our courageous sound hunter Antonis Koutelias, in the heart of the dangerous adrenaline-driven atmospheres of violent crowds.

Suggested use

urban action, adventures, documentaries, city life, public settings, social dramas, simulations

Keywords included

conflict, struggle, action, fight, hostility, disturbance, violence, public, urban, exterior, people, crowd, populous, city, metropolitan, civic, uproar, vandalism, turmoil, anarchy, upheaval, rally, demonstration, march, riot, alarm, debris, flashbang, w

Specifications

The package contains 15 already designed sound scenes to use as ambience loops in stereo, surround, and ambisonic formats with additional FocusBlur™ versions of all files, to sync with any visuals without breaking audiovisual spatial coherence. Additionally, the package also includes 133 isolated elements, 40 noiseprints, 2 occlusion impulse responses, and 3 space reverberation impulse responses. All files in pristine (PCM) wave files (WAV) at 96 kHz / 24-bit resolution with an uncompressed size of 8.64 GB.

Formats included:

Tech for Nerds

This is not your average sound library. This is content produced for serious creators, using cutting-edge technology and our innovative SFv4 Production Pipeline.

Scene Analysis

A protocol for capturing, and documenting a location, to extract elements, model scenes, analyze sound behavior and synthesize new elements. All creative information and extra elements to achieve consistent aesthetics. Learn More >>

FocusBlur™​

FocusBlur™ is a delicate psychoacoustic process that defocuses the signal of directional sources in soundscape or music material, producing a difficult to localize result with a subtle in-front focus, perfect for scene ambience, music, and non-diegetic material. Learn More >>

PureSource™​

Get the purest sounds from any source. Free from reverberation, unwanted distortions, and irrelevant elements. Achieve perfect sound source localization and reverb integration for full immersion. Learn More >>

Refined Content​

Optimized trimming, seamless looping, and detailed fading. All those results in oneshots that perfectly sync with visuals, and loops that cycle seamlessly in any playback scenario.​ What you get is content that just sounds great and cuts through the mix.​ Learn More >>

AuthorNorm™​

A perceived loudness normalization pipeline that mimics nature, specialized for audio assets after the pre-production and before the production stage, perfect for media authoring. Learn More >>

HDR Audio

Our end-to-end high dynamic range pipeline yields crystal clear sound with more detail, punchier attacks, and smoother fades, that sound great across any playback scenario. Learn More >>

Compatibility

To ensure the best compatibility with your project, we offer our audio assets in the most flexible form and in industry standard formats. For multichannel and ambisonics compatibility you should check the specifications of the authoring tools you use. Below you can see some of the authoring applications that we regularly test our assets’ compatibility with, but you should be able to use our audio assets with any other application as well.

Games

Unity

Unreal

Godot

CryEngine

Source

GameMaker

Video

DaVinvi Resolve

Premiere

Final Cut

Lightworks

Media Composer

Vegas Pro

Audio

Reaper

Audition

Logic Pro

Pro Tools

Cubase

Nuendo

To ensure the best compatibility with your project, we offer our audio assets in the most flexible form and in industry standard formats. For multichannel and ambisonics compatibility you should check the specifications of the authoring tools you use. Below you can see some of the authoring applications that we regularly test our assets’ compatibility with, but you should be able to use our audio assets with any other application as well.

Games
Video
Audio