Orchestral Tools - Metropolis Ark 4 - Pre-Order Started!

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  1. cadenzajon

    cadenzajon Senior Member

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    "Metropolis Ark 4: Two By Two"

    Of course, but now finally you can write in the Metropolis Ark style with authentic divisi section articulations! This has, of course, been the gaping hole in every epic composer's toolbox.

    Indeed, Teldex is magic. It apparently makes 3 violins sound like an HZ army.
     
  2. Bill the Lesser

    Bill the Lesser Senior Member

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    It's for those cues where you need massive subtlety. I'll buy but only if those power legatos include an fff bar chime patch.
     
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  3. Bill the Lesser

    Bill the Lesser Senior Member

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    The good news for us is, I think this is gonna lead straight to an Xmas pricing chainsaw massacre. Ark 4 will be the perfect accompaniment.
     
  4. MarcusD

    MarcusD Senior Member

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    Ooo. This looks very interesting! Be great to hear some more demos before the it comes out...
     
  5. Land of Missing Parts

    Land of Missing Parts Power Member

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    The NI sale ends Dec 18 and it would be very helpful to have a walkthrough before then.
     
  6. BradHoyt

    BradHoyt Senior Member

    OT's alternative, or complement to Spitfire's Bernard Herman library? Interesting. :)
     
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  7. zimm83

    zimm83 Senior Member

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    The strings seems to be the First "Ark" Chairs....Humm.... we will see....3 violins.... 3 violas......cool...
     
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  8. ka00

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    They did one when Ark 3 was released. Was 299 Euros, if I recall correctly, for owners of any existing Ark.

    It would be an immediate purchase for me if they did that again.
     
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  9. korruptkey

    korruptkey Active Member

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    I suspect the lack of loyalty discount is a result of the concurrent NKI sales.
     
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  10. JonSolo

    JonSolo Not Han's Brother

    Yea. I thought I still had a 50euro coupon. I don't. Eish. So broke right now. Got a few weeks.
     
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  11. dzilizzi

    dzilizzi I know nothing

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    They need to find a way to give the discount to owners prior to the sale. Though truthfully, if it went to 299 Euros, I might think about it.
     
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  12. Bryan

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    I believe they only did the discount for Ark I to II. I looked back on my emails and receipts and only saw one from I to II and nothing for III.
     
  13. ka00

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  14. Bryan

    Bryan Member

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    Huh, wonder where mine was?!!! I stand corrected.

    edit-Looked again. Must have been drunk when looking at it because there it was. sorry!
     
  15. JEPA

    JEPA Senior Member

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    i don't understand this Ark 4, the previous ones were clear in the concept. In one (1) sentence, what is Ark 4 about: _ _ _ _ ?
     
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  16. ka00

    ka00 Senior Member

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    A power chamber orchestra.
     
  17. jbuhler

    jbuhler Senior Member

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    ...Filling the gaping orchestral holes OT left in Arks 1 & 2.

    That is, high woodwinds. If I'm honest, the strings still seem a mess and I don't see how the "front row" concept addresses that.

    I am so utterly amused by "power legato."
     
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  18. SimonCharlesHanna

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  19. jbuhler

    jbuhler Senior Member

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    Power legato really needs to be a plug-in. Maybe the makers of N could do it.
     
  20. ka00

    ka00 Senior Member

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    Ah crap, does the little ® mean Power Legato is a registered trademark already?

    How about a 50 Euro voucher for the person who comes up with a suitable alternative marketing term?

    I’ll go first:
    - Pitch Flux ®
    - Bravura Glide ®
    - Tone Torque ®
    - TestosterTone®
     
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