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Bendude†Sk8
Feb Member 2007

Bendude†Sk8

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After reaching 120 Invention during the last double xp weekend, I was finally able to get back to some proper adventuring in Runescape; I went and explored The Arc islands.

When I quest and adventure, I like to have Runescape's music on for full immersion, to really set the mood. Stepping onto Waiko for the first time with the sweet tones of 'Tale of Waiko' really is a sweet moment and it continues throughout the exploration of the Eastern Lands.

However, there are a lot of songs to unlock and many are unlocked in the same moment. This means that the song titles become easily lost in the huge library of Runescape tracks and I don't know where they are, or even what songs are from the region.

Also, exploring the Uncharted Islands plays some nice, un-named pieces of music, but what would make gathering resources a bit more fun there would be listening to the sweet sounds of the East. But then, I can only remember the names of a few songs to click on, which brings me to my point...

It would be great if there were Runescape Official Playlists, alongside the custom playlist.
You could click into the menu and select 'The Arc' and it would list all of the songs unlocked from the region, play through them or you could use the shuffle feature. This way, you could enjoy all of the music the region has to offer without breaking immersion.

And why stop there? There could be a Prifddinas playlist, a Menaphos playlist, maybe a Wilderness one, cave concerts, Karamja(ms), 'The Classics', all sorts of collections. With over 1000 songs in the game, I think that this could be a good way to filter through them and to pick the right sound for the right moment. B) \,,/


*Response from
Mod Ian
further down this page*

18-Jun-2017 12:16:55 - Last edited on 29-Sep-2017 15:26:01 by Bendude†Sk8

CSSkye

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*Note to self* - when writing a long reply, don't do it on your phone 'cause safari will ultimately screw you over as you edit it.

Anyway on topic - I bit of organisation couldn't hurt, so support.:) I'd also like to see some playlists from the music devs, their favourites tracks for Exeample.

Did have a list of all Arc tracks for you... But it got deleted.:P
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18-Jun-2017 20:08:54

Bendude†Sk8
Feb Member 2007

Bendude†Sk8

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CSSkye said:
*Note to self* - when writing a long reply, don't do it on your phone 'cause safari will ultimately screw you over as you edit it.

Anyway on topic - I bit of organisation couldn't hurt, so support.:) I'd also like to see some playlists from the music devs, their favourites tracks for Exeample.

Did have a list of all Arc tracks for you... But it got deleted.:P


Heh heh. Well, thanks for going through all the effort of getting a tracklist for me, I appreciate it all the same. Safari cannot take that away. =P

Developer favourites would be a nice touch as well. It could change every couple of weeks, to a different mod's playlist, perhaps. That'd be cool! B)

18-Jun-2017 21:06:25

Poinntter
Jul Gold Premier Club Member 2012

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I'm a huge fan of the
music
in Runescape.
Music
creates the atmosphere and is very important. The option to have
playlists
, with music that is sorted by location would be lovely.

Therefore I
fully support
this suggestion.
"Do not procrastinate for
fear
of what might have been, or what might become. Your
choices
define you - you must learn to live with them all,
good
and
bad
."

-
Zaros

24-Jun-2017 15:28:00 - Last edited on 24-Jun-2017 15:30:26 by Poinntter

Baked†Frodo

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A simple way to make the music player a little more user-friendly. Support!
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14-Jul-2017 15:36:25 - Last edited on 14-Jul-2017 15:36:37 by Baked†Frodo

Mod†Ian

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Hey there, thought I'd jump in to your thread, say hello and give a quick reply...

Personally I really like the idea - it's a good point about songs unlocking together as groups, yes on occasion there are quite a few and you could easily lose the messages amongst chat box spam.

The main issue here is getting the development time to do a project like this, the music system is surprisingly complicated mainly because of the large numbers of songs that have to be tracked, unlocked etc.

I wouldn't say it's impossible but we'd need to make sure the resources are available to us, bearing in mind the unfinished business will get the highest priority as some of those features are very important for the game.

As an audio team though we are definitely interested in hearing what kind of audio updates you'd like to see even if its not possible to deliver on them straight away. We hope to post something up soon with suggestions so keep your eyes on the forums!

18-Jul-2017 15:43:16

Bendude†Sk8
Feb Member 2007

Bendude†Sk8

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Mod†Ian said:
Hey there, thought I'd jump in to your thread, say hello and give a quick reply...

Personally I really like the idea - it's a good point about songs unlocking together as groups, yes on occasion there are quite a few and you could easily lose the messages amongst chat box spam.

The main issue here is getting the development time to do a project like this, the music system is surprisingly complicated mainly because of the large numbers of songs that have to be tracked, unlocked etc.

I wouldn't say it's impossible but we'd need to make sure the resources are available to us, bearing in mind the unfinished business will get the highest priority as some of those features are very important for the game.

As an audio team though we are definitely interested in hearing what kind of audio updates you'd like to see even if its not possible to deliver on them straight away. We hope to post something up soon with suggestions so keep your eyes on the forums!


Wow! Hey Mod Ian! Thanks for replying to my thread and taking note. Maybe you could slip this in to the unfinished business? =P

One of the best things to come with Runescape 3 was the revised music tracks and all of the music released since then has been amazing! I hope that yourself and the rest of the audio team could implement something like this in the future and that you can revisit some of Runescape's older music tracks and bring them back to life.

Keep up the good work, oh great music gods! \,,/

19-Jul-2017 23:54:05

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