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by cwadge
Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Better Music for GM ScummVM (and DOSBox) games
Replies: 154
Views: 48135

but I am running the game in GM mode for music... you are, right? I run the game in ScummVM with fluidsynth defined as my GM driver. Also check out the settings for LOL itself (setup.exe). The volumes are correct for me I am not talking about the overall volume/gain/etc. Just the relative volume of...
by cwadge
Sat Feb 10, 2018 12:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Better Music for GM ScummVM (and DOSBox) games
Replies: 154
Views: 48135

I've tried this with Lands of Lore (not a fair test case but one of my favorites) A cool track is the Northland Forest (just outside of Gladstone). Listen to it on an SC-55 to get the "what it is supposed to sound like" sound as far as the volumes of the different instruments. ( youtube video ) The...
by cwadge
Fri Feb 09, 2018 11:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Better Music for GM ScummVM (and DOSBox) games
Replies: 154
Views: 48135

I have only recently started experimenting with various SF2 midi sound fonts in ScummVM and DOSBox. I entirely agree with your assessment of Timbres of Heaven and similar fonts which are too loud, unbalanced and just plain overpowering for many games. This is exactly what I have been looking for. T...
by cwadge
Fri Feb 09, 2018 12:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ScummVM needs OpenGL with xBRZ support
Replies: 21
Views: 10499

xBRZ is currently the best (and one of the fastest) software upscalers available today. Currently I run ScummVM with OpenGL/unfiltered, but I might actually use xBRZ if it was integrated. :D

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by cwadge
Thu Feb 08, 2018 11:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Better Music for GM ScummVM (and DOSBox) games
Replies: 154
Views: 48135

Better Music for GM ScummVM (and DOSBox) games

TL;DR: After sitting on it for something like a decade and a half, I'm releasing my General MIDI SoundFont to the public. I hope you enjoy it. You can download it here: https://pub.dotbalm.org/misc/UHD3.7z WHAT? The digital equivalent of sheet music, MIDI was commonly utilized by the video games of...