Help Does anyone have the original HQ samples used in Sonic 3 & Knuckles?

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  1. nineko

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    Thanks, I really didn't know that :)
     
  2. bookman the stinky

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    Shamelessly necroposting because this sort of information is invaluable.

    Just through dicking around, I found that one of the M1 snares (my totally legit™ sample pack labels it Snaredrum-01) seems to resemble Sonic 3's snare more than that other one ever could've. Unfortunately that's about all I have to offer in my findings.
     
  3. Afro Thunder

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    The M1 has dozens of drum kits though. Would you happen to know which one it might've been sourced from? I have an M1, so I can see if you might be onto something.
     
  4. Oh, please do necropost because I basically gave up my search in hopes others would continue it. (I may get back into it one day, but at this point, I have more pressing things to do.) I will update the sample pack and credit anyone who uncovers more samples!
     
  5. bookman the stinky

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    Standard kit. There's a snare that matches the snare used in SA1's speed shoes music as well. I think the bongo sample is also pulled from one of the drum kits? Although its use in Launch Base has it pitched way higher than how it's presented in the M1

    The timbale sample is a perfect match (same sample is pitched up in Launch base before the bongos hit)

    Irrelevant, but one of the kicks was used in Gradius III's arcade version, with another drum kit containing the snare used in the SNES version.

    There's a patch called BD&SDCatlog1 that has a shit ton of samples amassed into about a 30 key space, and I managed to find the Megaman X snare as well.

    TL;DR: the M1 is gonna be your best bet, with some other samples maybe coming from some Roland kits?
     
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