Grant Kirkhope is a games composer. Kirkhope has been working with 38 Studios, Big Huge Games, comcept Inc. and Crows Crows Crows. Kirkhope's first published game was Donkey Kong Land 2 released in 1996. Then, Grant Kirkhope went on to work on GoldenEye 007 (1997) as the composer. Kirkhope also worked on Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth developed by Firaxis for PC, macOS and Linux. The latest work of Grant Kirkhope was Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, published in 2017. Currently, Kirkhope is developing Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair with Playtonic Games. The release date is yet to be announced.