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by ZenithMC
Mon Mar 30, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: Other discussions in English
Topic: video game music
Replies: 118
Views: 1738

Re: video game music

I wonder if any of the Strato members play video games while on the road to pass the time?
by ZenithMC
Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: Other discussions in English
Topic: video game music
Replies: 118
Views: 1738

Re: video game music

robocop wrote:
Mon Mar 30, 2020 6:28 am
:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
I’m driving on back country roads listening to that soundtrack and I’m laughing my ass off.
It's perfect for that! :lol: :lol: :lol:
by ZenithMC
Mon Mar 30, 2020 5:21 am
Forum: Other discussions in English
Topic: video game music
Replies: 118
Views: 1738

Re: video game music

Playing though Banjo-Kazooie again. Fuck Bubblegloop Swamp. :lol: Great quirky soundtrack by Grant Kirkhope with very memorable melodies.

by ZenithMC
Sun Mar 29, 2020 5:27 am
Forum: Stratovarius and related bands talk in English
Topic: Did Flavio kill the forum?
Replies: 78
Views: 15429

Re: Did Flavio kill the forum?

Correction:
Motha-faka wrote:
Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:37 pm
ROBOCOP, I'M PANCIO, I WANT YOUR ASS IN QUARENTINE OR I WILL KICK TO DONALD TRUMP!

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by ZenithMC
Sun Mar 29, 2020 5:23 am
Forum: Stratovarius and related bands talk in English
Topic: Did Flavio kill the forum?
Replies: 78
Views: 15429

Re: Did Flavio kill the forum?

I'm moving to Argentina to move in with Flavio. We are going to adopt a baby together. Living in harmony and starting a band called, "Flavio's Infinite Visions" featuring Flavio on lead harmonica, NEA on bongos, Zenith on trumpet, A10 on washboard, icecab on engineering, browneyedgirl on insulin in...
by ZenithMC
Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:39 am
Forum: Other discussions in English
Topic: the coronavirus thread
Replies: 17
Views: 227

Re: the coronavirus thread

My mind always sees crazy things happening anticipating anxious shit, kind of like practicing thinking of it with my mind so that when it really happens my reaction is not as extreme. Sorry for off-topic, but I do this quite often and for the same reasons. I like to play out scenarios and plan for ...
by ZenithMC
Sun Mar 22, 2020 3:58 am
Forum: Stratovarius and related bands talk in English
Topic: All Stratovarius songs reviewed and ranked (1989-2018)
Replies: 5
Views: 77

Re: All Stratovarius songs reviewed and ranked (1989-2018)

Nice review. My list would be quite different, in some respects. Maybe I'll write one sometime this century. :lol:
by ZenithMC
Fri Mar 20, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: Stratovarius and related bands talk in English
Topic: kinda sounds like forever?
Replies: 25
Views: 455

Re: kinda sounds like forever?

Don't forget about solar coronas. :wink:

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by ZenithMC
Thu Mar 19, 2020 11:56 pm
Forum: Other discussions in English
Topic: the coronavirus thread
Replies: 17
Views: 227

Re: the coronavirus thread

I'm not infected; I'm basically a hermit. :lol: There's an awful lot of fear mongering going on in the U.S, and that seems to be the real threat here. Measures are being taken, and we should all exercise social distancing when possible. LOL the big first world countries are fucked harder, YOU ALL CA...
by ZenithMC
Mon Mar 16, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: Stratovarius and related bands talk in English
Topic: Belated happy birthday to Timo Kotipelto
Replies: 1
Views: 52

Belated happy birthday to Timo Kotipelto

I'm sorry, I missed it by one day. I'm not sure if Kotipelto reads this forum, but happy birthday! I would like to wish you and your bandmates good health and prosperity. I hope all is well with you all. Cheers! :)
by ZenithMC
Thu Mar 12, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: Stratovarius and related bands talk in English
Topic: Sticky: A beginners guide to Stratovarius
Replies: 22
Views: 224

Re: Sticky: A beginners guide to Stratovarius

The body needs the iron, b12, selenium and protein. Don't worry. I get all of those from the peanut butter, bagels, and a ton of milk. :) I like to eat eggs from time to time, too. My go to thing now is steaming broccoli and mushrooms sometimes mixed with cauliflower and carrots. Sounds tasty! =P I...
by ZenithMC
Thu Mar 12, 2020 8:31 am
Forum: Stratovarius and related bands talk in English
Topic: Sticky: A beginners guide to Stratovarius
Replies: 22
Views: 224

Re: Sticky: A beginners guide to Stratovarius

I’m just practicing muh MURRICAN RIGHTS!! :lol: Hahaha! :lol: Yes, I realize that I don't eat the American way. I love to eat sauerkraut, brussels sprouts, squash, pork, turkey burgers, peanut butter, and bagels. Mmm... Delicious! :lol: I don't eat beef at all. :? I've had a hamburger maybe once or...
by ZenithMC
Thu Mar 12, 2020 4:53 am
Forum: Stratovarius and related bands talk in English
Topic: Sticky: A beginners guide to Stratovarius
Replies: 22
Views: 224

Re: Sticky: A beginners guide to Stratovarius

Beginner's guide to Stratovarius: Mexican food . :lol: I only eat taco bell once every other month at the most. McDonalds probably once a month. I haven't had KFC in 8 years. Popeyes and Chick-fil-a taste better imo. Cava brought a "healthy" competition vs Chipotle. We should go out to eat my man! 2...
by ZenithMC
Tue Mar 10, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: Stratovarius and related bands talk in English
Topic: Sticky: A beginners guide to Stratovarius
Replies: 22
Views: 224

Re: Sticky: A beginners guide to Stratovarius

When I see this picture, the first thing that I think of is why that guy is smiling like he's taking a picture at a popular tourist's destination. "And if you look to the right, you'll see Tolkki getting his ass injected." :lol:
by ZenithMC
Sun Mar 08, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: Stratovarius and related bands talk in English
Topic: timo tolkki is finnish roger waters
Replies: 44
Views: 1048

Re: timo tolkki is finnish roger waters

anyone knows the timo tolkki secret about drums? I know the secret and the basic gist of it is to use samples. I discussed the difference in drum sounds over the years elsewhere in this forum, but I'm too lazy to track down my posts. :lol: In basic terms, if you want to engineer a snare sample that...
by ZenithMC
Sun Mar 08, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: Other discussions in English
Topic: video game music
Replies: 118
Views: 1738

Re: video game music

robocop wrote:
Sat Mar 07, 2020 5:02 am
Do you like AVGN??
I liked AVGN more about a decade ago. Nowadays, the episodes feel like parodies of the older ones, and the delivery of the jokes seem awkward and forced.
by ZenithMC
Sat Mar 07, 2020 1:36 am
Forum: Other discussions in English
Topic: video game music
Replies: 118
Views: 1738

Re: video game music

robocop wrote:
Fri Mar 06, 2020 9:38 pm
Cool music on a hack of super mario world...
Yeah. Good stuff. I believe all of these songs are originally from other games. I skipped around a little bit and immediately recognized Storm Eagle's theme from Mega Man X. :lol:
by ZenithMC
Fri Mar 06, 2020 3:01 am
Forum: Stratovarius and related bands talk in English
Topic: timo tolkki is finnish roger waters
Replies: 44
Views: 1048

Re: timo tolkki is finnish roger waters

robocop wrote:
Sat Feb 29, 2020 7:33 pm
Where’s pancio?? Anybody here about the infinite visions new thing? Any info?
I hope pancio is well. Northern Italy got hit hard by the Coronavirus. :(
by ZenithMC
Thu Mar 05, 2020 3:53 am
Forum: Other discussions in English
Topic: video game music
Replies: 118
Views: 1738

Re: video game music

Did you play any of the newer ones on wii and switch, whatever? Zelda was never a favorite of mine. It’s a classic, I know!! I've played just about all of them. All except for Triforce Heroes, Spirit Tracks, A Link Between Worlds, and whatever else I forgot. :lol: Perhaps an unpopular opinion, but ...
by ZenithMC
Wed Mar 04, 2020 4:52 am
Forum: Other discussions in English
Topic: video game music
Replies: 118
Views: 1738

Re: video game music

Type out in text (without video) your most memorable game moment. A big stand out moment for me was battling the first boss (Gohma) in The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker. I was probably 8 years old at the time, but I couldn't figure out how to beat him. In retrospect, I was a really mushed brain idiot...
by ZenithMC
Tue Mar 03, 2020 3:11 am
Forum: Stratovarius and related bands talk in English
Topic: 18 years birthday
Replies: 10
Views: 152

Re: 18 years birthday

That's quite a long time! Congratulations, Stratoviking! :viking:

:ola:
NeverendingAbyss wrote:
Tue Mar 03, 2020 2:56 am
I wonder what was this forum like back then?
Apparently, it looked something like this: :shock:
https://web.archive.org/web/20021002073 ... /index.php
by ZenithMC
Tue Mar 03, 2020 2:49 am
Forum: Musician talk in English
Topic: Power Metal - Vocalist needed!
Replies: 17
Views: 533

Re: Power Metal - Vocalist needed!

robocop wrote:
Tue Mar 03, 2020 1:49 am
I’ve got you covered. Text me on my pager.
Holy smokes, that autotune! :lol:
by ZenithMC
Mon Mar 02, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: Stratovarius and related bands talk in English
Topic: kinda sounds like forever?
Replies: 25
Views: 455

Re: kinda sounds like forever?

There was a previous thread about this, entitled "Uh... What the hell?". It's in the hidden-from-Google board.

Yeah, it does sound really similar.
by ZenithMC
Mon Mar 02, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: Other discussions in English
Topic: video game music
Replies: 118
Views: 1738

Re: video game music

Easier?? Psychopath. :lol: Okay, hear me out. :lol: When you use a keyboard layout, you have your fingers over the "buttons" the whole time, instead of just one thumb for multiple buttons on a controller. It's the same for directional movement. With WASD, I tend to have my fingers over WAD the whol...
by ZenithMC
Sun Mar 01, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: Other discussions in English
Topic: video game music
Replies: 118
Views: 1738

Re: video game music

Damn, bud. Maybe an everdrive would interest you? Cartridge with an sd card to load games on! Yeah, that's what the 64 drive lets you do. :) Maybe the everdrive and the 64 drive are the same, or a similar, thing? The emulator for 64 I used was project 64. Did you ever see the 64 controllers for pc ...
by ZenithMC
Sun Mar 01, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: Other discussions in English
Topic: video game music
Replies: 118
Views: 1738

Re: video game music

I’ve got a huge complete collection of n64 games to try out now. (Roms) When I’m sober tomorrow. =P Some of those games I listed are guaranteed not to work properly in an emulator. :-( I use a 64 drive to play my N64 games now. http://64drive.retroactive.be/ I used to actually buy old console games...
by ZenithMC
Sun Mar 01, 2020 9:14 am
Forum: Other discussions in English
Topic: video game music
Replies: 118
Views: 1738

Re: video game music

Why everybody abandoned the forum on weekends ??? Don’t they know this is where the real entertainment is? Not Netflix, Hulu, etc! :lol: I'm here (actually, I'm always here), but I've been lurking from the shadows for a couple days. I just haven't had much to say. :oops: I don't really enjoy watchi...
by ZenithMC
Thu Feb 27, 2020 5:16 am
Forum: Stratovarius and related bands talk in English
Topic: Did Flavio kill the forum?
Replies: 78
Views: 15429

Re: Did Flavio kill the forum?

Ask yourself what is one member of this forum who doesn't shitpost? The most obvious and irrefutable answer is, without a doubt, our most prestigious diligent and lucid member, F l av i o ! :P Just kidding! :rotflmao1: In all seriousness, there are members who don't shitpost... but they're rare. :l...
by ZenithMC
Wed Feb 26, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: Stratovarius and related bands talk in English
Topic: Did Flavio kill the forum?
Replies: 78
Views: 15429

Re: Did Flavio kill the forum?

Did Flavio kill the forum? Surprisingly, no. Flavio is more a feature of this forum than anything else. He's been here long enough that he has become a part of Stratoforum culture. Perhaps Current Year will kill the forum, though. We will have to wait and see. Stratoforum fall in serious stuff, and...
by ZenithMC
Tue Feb 25, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: Other discussions in English
Topic: video game music
Replies: 118
Views: 1738

Re: video game music

The Neverhood was a funny game that also had a genius soundtrack. Well, that's certainly a bizarre soundtrack! :shock: I've never heard of either of the two games you mentioned before. I'm not a PC game aficionado, and I guess I'll also add that I'm not a Sega game aficionado. Those are my two weak...