SFX Tool

The SFX Tool allows you to create sound effects for your game and instruments to be used in the Music Tool. At a high level, the SFX Tool is optimized to make sound effects for your games as easy as possible by offering templates to streamline the creation of sound assets. Here is what the tool looks like:

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The tool is broken up into 3 main areas: sound info, presets, and settings.

Keyboard Shortcuts

The SFX Tool has the following keyboard shortcuts based on what actions are available.

Name

Shortcut

Description

New

Ctrl + N

Creates a new sound effect over the currently loaded sound.

Save

Ctrl + S

Save the changes to the sounds.json file.

Export SFX

Ctrl + E

Exports the current sound effect as a .wav file.

Revert

Ctrl + R

Reverts the current song back to its previously loaded state.

Undo

Ctrl + Z

Undo the last sound property change.

Redo

Ctrl + Y

Redo the last sound property change.

Copy

Ctrl + C

Copy the currently selected sound.

Paste

Ctrl + V

Paste the previously copied sound over to the currently selected sound.

Mutate

Ctrl + M

Randomly mutates the current sound effects properties to produce a new sound effect.

Quit

Ctrl + Q

Quit the current tool.