Winifred Phillips book A Composer’s Guide to Game Music is a must have for anyone considering a career in video gaming. Ms. Phillips wrote the book in a way where it is easy to understand, even if you’re only interested in what happens behind the scenes. Her candidness about her own experience makes this a special book. She gives a great overview of composing music for video games and after reading it, the reader should have a better understanding about music compopsition for the video game industry. The book also inspires others who may be at a cross roads on which career path to embark on.