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NES/Famicom 2a03 w/ Expansions

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The Little Engine That Could
  11th/256   Σ29.018   Jan 23rd 2016 5:37pm
based on a true story

I used this battle as an excuse to learn and experiment with some of what famitracker was capable of.
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Level 28 Chipist
post #62534 :: 2016.01.23 5:45pm
  YobaHere and stewboy liēkd this
oh man this is REALLY good dude
Level 24 Chipist
post #62537 :: 2016.01.23 7:11pm
  gotoandplay, cheechee, stewboy and Sinc-X liēkd this
definitely a contender for top 3 nsf imo
Level 24 Chipist
post #62549 :: 2016.01.24 7:36am
  stewboy liēkd this
my fav <3
this is amazing, man :0
Level 22 Chipist
post #62563 :: 2016.01.24 3:22pm
  Ataritufty and stewboy liēkd this
awesome work here~!
Level 27 Chipist
post #62578 :: 2016.01.25 12:32am :: edit 2016.01.25 12:53am
  Karmic, DBOYD, Zillah, Sinc-X and Jimmyoshi liēkd this
and what EXACTLY is wrong with liking trains guys??
Level 7 Chipist
post #62656 :: 2016.01.26 10:18pm
  bazz, stewboy and pedipanol liēkd this
Hahaha that 'choo choo' is so cute.
Level 21 Chipist
post #62961 :: 2016.02.06 1:05pm
  stewboy liēkd this
Harmonic triangles give me great peace . . .
Level 27 Chipist
post #63697 :: 2016.02.19 9:12pm
  stewboy liēkd this
just stunning.

the dot matrix printer sound is ace placement.

the gated chords going down the duty cycles, bellissimo.

and the mario kart style trumpets.
Level 27 Chipist
post #63699 :: 2016.02.19 10:34pm
it's morse code, but thanks!
Level 24 Chipist
post #63787 :: 2016.02.21 10:32pm
  stewboy liēkd this
7 heart magic just because of that cute lil choochoo
Level 25 Chipist
post #64335 :: 2016.03.01 1:26am :: edit 2016.03.01 2:09am
  stewboy liēkd this
i was expecting something a little less wholesome from those brief lunar-esque interludes~ it ends up leading me into sections with a bit more of a cinematic feel than fack-fusion

i spent like thirty minutes trying to get down my thoughts about this piece and kept rewriting it out of frustration, haha. i sense a craft that is far in excess of my own in a lot of your music but its temperate qualities somehow frustrate me even more because of it
Level 27 Chipist
post #64401 :: 2016.03.01 2:38pm
you might need to briefly explain what you mean by wholesome, lunaresque, fack-fusion, and temperate :P
Level 25 Chipist
post #64402 :: 2016.03.01 2:46pm
haha oh no

...i guess i feel like it never goes "full-throttle" (train joke, ha ha)?? would've loved for one of the interludes to lead me into something wild, but it seems to lead me back into a very nice pop section instead. it never seems to lose control over itself, but it never seems to*try* to lose control over itself either
Level 27 Chipist
post #64406 :: 2016.03.01 3:04pm
  keramon liēkd this
don't worry, I will get wilder once I get more familiar with the tracker interface - being so used to score-based writing, this kind of interface forces me into an entirely different way of writing, where I need to think things through much more before putting anything down, and where it's harder for me to just go off on a tangent at whim to see what happens, because it takes so much more concentration and effort to write.
Level 25 Chipist
post #64409 :: 2016.03.01 3:58pm
(lunar-esque fack-fusion would be this, by the way:

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