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OCR01723 - Mega Man 3 'The Passing of the Blue Crown'

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#1 djpretzel



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Posted 11 June 2008 - 03:00 AM

What did you think? Post your opinion of this ReMix.

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Posted 11 June 2008 - 03:28 AM

Just fucking brilliant. Nice work all around. :D

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Posted 11 June 2008 - 03:36 AM

Hell yeah.

'Nuff said.

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Posted 11 June 2008 - 03:56 AM

the opening alone made this song worth it. definately a keeper
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Posted 11 June 2008 - 04:57 AM

Man, I got the goosebumps of awesomeness so bad i kinda stopped breathing for a second there

Can't remember the last time that happened

Really really good job.

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Posted 11 June 2008 - 05:11 AM

I have to agree with MaxFrost, the opening is awesome! Then the piano, combination withinn seconds very very Nice!

Awesome Job!:razz:

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Posted 11 June 2008 - 06:54 AM

Wow. Epic indeed. Steppo is a new face in my case. I'll be keeping an eye on you.

Glad that you got Sixto in for some kick ass guitars. Enjoyed the improv from good old zircon, too. You managed to score some veterans here, man.

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Posted 11 June 2008 - 07:11 AM

Yay, about time this mix showed up. First heard this version of the song a while back, still hooked. Find myself reaching for my guitar almost every single time I hear it. Kudos to you guys.
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Posted 11 June 2008 - 09:22 AM

I pressed play and it was awesoEND


Those were the shortest 4:16 I've ever experienced in a track.

Certainly a compliment to how great it is, but I just wasn't done when it ended. Like the best meal you ever had, but you were really hungry and it was only half a plate or so, you know?

4:16 isn't too short and while I know nothing about it, I assume that arrangement-wise it did have all the parts it should have. Guess, in the end, the track was just too good.

Praised be the "Repeat Track" button.

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Posted 11 June 2008 - 10:41 AM

Wow. This kicks ass! The titlesong for Megaman 3 has always been somewhat an emotional piece, and this really compliments that and takes it up a notch. Well, 10000 notches. The production is supersolid and I love the "flying over mountains and high fiving God" athmosphere. The drums are just loud and punchy enough to keep this one BIG and going.

This is how I see Megaman music in general - bigger than life with a twist of heavy metal.

Thank you.
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Posted 11 June 2008 - 10:49 AM

This is something I heard several months ago and was blown away, yes yes yes! Sixto's lead guitar playing showed a lot of feeling, the piano was just superb, also you gotta love the strings and the drums.

Steppo, we'll be looking forward to more ;).

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Posted 11 June 2008 - 11:41 AM


And I'm definitely getting that Linkin Park vibe (and I, unlike Dave, AM a Linkin Park fan)
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Posted 11 June 2008 - 01:15 PM


And I'm definitely getting that Linkin Park vibe (and I, unlike Dave, AM a Linkin Park fan)

I'm with ya there Taucer.
In the middle of the track right now, and I have NO complaints at all. Keep up the good work guys!.

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Posted 11 June 2008 - 01:58 PM

FINALLY! I've been waiting for this.
Powerful, a bit cheesy and with a terrific arrangement.

Good work people and welcome to OCR Steppo :)

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Posted 11 June 2008 - 02:51 PM

Completely awesome. I am in awe. Full of awe. Awe yeah!

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Posted 11 June 2008 - 03:43 PM

Completely awesome. I am in awe. Full of awe. Awe yeah!


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Posted 11 June 2008 - 05:06 PM

Just looped the song half a dozen times in WinAMP, and I must admit, I am absolutely blown away by this one. This song is easily one of the top three in the original series, and you guys not only did the song justice, you turned it into the kind of epic anthem I would expect to hear at the end of a movie (perhaps with a sunset view of Monstropolis in the background?). This one is up there with DarkeSword's "Stranger in the Desert", Star Salzman's "Tickle My Wily", the Megas' "The Annihilation of Monsteropolis", and Sixto and zircon's "Nuclear Flash" collab.

Simply brilliant. Six stars out of five, no question.

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Posted 11 June 2008 - 05:54 PM

amazing work guys

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Posted 11 June 2008 - 07:03 PM

Glad to see you included the rest of the source there.

The piano does sound a bit plinky... But w/e, this is a guitar mix.

Great job guys!

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Posted 11 June 2008 - 08:10 PM

Very very well done. Anymore you have to do something incredible to surprise the crowd with anything from the Megaman soundtrack but I'd say this does that with ease.

I love the intro. The guitar work has all the brilliance it should. Then it chills out at 3:35 and blows you away all over again, and the piano work doesn't fall short of all you've heard before.

Incredible job, guys.

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