Trent Moriarty is an orchestral composer who is best known for his soundtrack of The Forgotten City, an expansion mod for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. The first video game mod ever to win a Writers Guild Award and played by over 1.8 million people, the soundtrack was often praised by fans and the press. PC GAMER lauded that “You’re in good hands when it comes to the score.”
“You’re in good hands when it comes to the score.” -PC Gamer
Regarded as one of the best mods ever made, The Forgotten City surpassed the expectations of everyone involved. Amassing over 1.8 million downloads and the first mod ever to win a Writers Guild Award, the soundtrack was often regarded as being integral to creating the melancholic atmosphere for which the mod is known.
Trailer for The Forgotten City (Original Mod Soundtrack). Since this video was released over 1.8 million people have played the mod!
The original orchestral soundtrack of The Forgotten City mod for Skyrim is now available on Spotify and Tidal! Trent also talks about his plans moving forward.
An early sneak-peek! This is an orchestral sketch for some new music Trent is composing.