Blastwave FX develops next-generation HD sound effects libraries for professional audio production. Our design and engineering teams push the sound envelope with innovative product formats, rich metadata, multi-channel libraries and the highest resolution audio that technology allows. Blastwave FX libraries, including our flagship SONOPEDIATM HD sound effects library, serve as royalty-free creative resources for audio professionals worldwide in post, broadcast, film, television, video games, animation, radio, new media and beyond. Blastwave FX continually introduces innovation into the industry through SDS Hard Drive Libraries, Free Sound Effects Updates for Life, Sound Design Competitions, and the Blastwave Labs Blog.
Blastwave FX production is based in Detroit, MI and is headed by Ric Viers, author of The Sound Effects Bible (MWP).
Blastwave FX business development, licensing and distribution is headed by Pro Sound Effects, based in New York City.