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Discussion in 'Sonic 2 HD (Archive)' started by Athelstone, Apr 24, 2008.

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  1. Canned Karma

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    This can't get enough recognition. Excellently done.
     
  2. Ross-Irving

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    A lot of remixes I hear have techno out the ass, and this remix actually sounds richer than the rest. I loved it.
     
  3. RedStripedShoes

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    I don't like the instruments you used. They sound very much synthetic, and not HD at all.
     
  4. ICEknight

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    I gotta agree... It currently sounds more like "Sonic 2, SNES version".
     
  5. HeartAttack

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    I think it's a very "true to the classic" attempt in the sense that nothing was really added to the mix outside of the original. I like it, but think the synth-brass could use some more kick. Still, sounds good though. Definitely not as bad as some are making out to be.
     
  6. ICEknight

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    I didn't mean it sounded bad, but it can be improved.
     
  7. Endgame

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    Agreed for sure, but I must say that IMO I feel you've definitely got the sound of the drums right - it's just the synth that could still do with some work.

    Keep up the good work :)
     
  8. I aimed for a beefed up version of the original. Are you all trying to say that you would prefer a "live orchestra" sounding version of the boss theme? I don't have any spectacular orchestra libraries. I do have Nexus Dance Orchestra and whatever my hardware synths have.
     
  9. BlazeHedgehog

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  10. That horn sounds like a lazy goose...
     
  11. SFtheWolf

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    That one is quite excellent except for the horns taking the melody, I find that extremely annoying. Also the bell sounds have a longish decay on them that gets quite distracting. The backing instruments are very well done though, the funk guitar in particular. I don't think the bridge section would work for our purposes however, being as laid back as it is.
     
  12. test-object

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    Now we're at Chemical Plant (a place with a bit of liquid) I was thinking of making the music perhaps a bit... underwatery when you dive. You know, like Mario Galaxy. A bit more reserved though.

    EDIT: fixed
     
  13. amphobius

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    That isn't water, it's Mega Mack. >.>
     
  14. RedStripedShoes

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    Whatever, they're both liquids.

    Anyway, it'd be an easy enough effect to just put a filter over the music when Sonic submerges... I assume.
     
  15. HeartAttack

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    I think that sounds like an awesome idea. I'd jump into water on purpose just to listen to the effect :p
     
  16. Chimpo

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    This was discussed before.

    It ended in baaaaaaaaw.
     
  17. Gambit

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    I kinda like this idea, myself. I think it's worth looking into.
     
  18. Drex

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    If it can be done, it should be implemented. Even if it means playing the normal and underwater tracks side by side and switch between them when necessary.
     
  19. Chimpo

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    A lot of us thought it was a cool idea. I think Sonic65 even whipped up an example.

    But some people were being purist and insisted that if the original game didn't have it then the remake shouldn't either.
     
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