Sonic CD getting the vinyl treatment

Discussion in 'General Sonic Discussion' started by minichapman, Jun 7, 2019.

  1. XCubed

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    Master Emerald, thank you for trying. Looks like their hands are tied. Such a shame as there is a HUGE difference in quality and SEGA couldn't be bothered to care.
     
  2. High Fidelity

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    Good email dude, nice one for trying.

    But it seems to me that they just fobbed you off there, which is a real shame.

    I find it strange that they wouldn't want to or can be bothered to get this right.
     
  3. Mecha Sally

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    Maybe SEGA simply no longer has the original masters and/or those prototype loops? They could have either trashed them or someone out there on this planet has them in a collection.
     
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  5. The original masters the tracks on the Sonic CD disc itself. They're lossless 44.1KHz CDDA. The prototype loops may not be in SEGA's posession though.
     
  6. Chibisteven

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    The only problem there is that we don't really know if there's more to those masters as in prototype versions where it abruptly ends and in the final version where they just fade. Some of the loops such as the one for the boss sound like the proper ending to the track.
     
  7. High Fidelity

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    Yeah, maybe I was too harsh. For some reason or another it just might not have been possible
     
  8. sonicthesnot

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    It'll be awesome to read the liner notes - I don't think there's been a single peep out of the composers about this soundtrack for 25+ years!
     
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  9. SystemsReady

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    I have the 20th anniversary Sonic CD release and IIRC that had a ton of notes in it (in Japanese). but I was under the impression we had that already. if needed, I could scan them in
     
  10. Lostgame

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    >> the Japanese OST is the only one being sold here

    Oops, they lost me.
     
  11. Vangar

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    Hmm, this is pretty tempting. Oof, that price is high though.