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Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 02-03-2021, 07:41 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
I'm fine either way; I just put it in where the...

I'm fine either way; I just put it in where the music seemed to fit! You sing it, and I'll add my own voice if I can make it sound good.

(Incidentally: in my head the masked minion is Draugluin,...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-30-2021, 10:10 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
After an insanely productive day, I am pleased to...

After an insanely productive day, I am pleased to present not one, but two videos.

Sauron's Minions (rough cut) (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mwkPwYUY48k)

With all the animations in place,...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-28-2021, 08:25 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
And Tol Sirion/Tol-in-Gaurhoth. ...

And Tol Sirion/Tol-in-Gaurhoth.

https://i.imgur.com/vxoDmJQl.png

Paper cutout version, so there's shading to come (and clouds!), but I thought I'd share. Again this is going to fade from one to...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-28-2021, 04:35 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
SCENE: TOL-IN-GAURHOTH, INTERIOR [Finrod,...

SCENE: TOL-IN-GAURHOTH, INTERIOR

[Finrod, Beren, and the Faithful are dragged into the throne room and thrown to the floor. Finrod checks on Beren, then gets to his feet and slowly approaches the...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-27-2021, 10:16 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
Hey, Sauron does song-magic, and we know Luthien...

Hey, Sauron does song-magic, and we know Luthien used dancing to enhance that, so fan-dance Sauron might be canon! :D

But yeah, I mostly keep seeing Sauron's cloak as an evil goatee on Morgoth, so...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-27-2021, 08:36 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
And then I snuck in a third Minions Prologue...

And then I snuck in a third Minions Prologue image:

https://i.imgur.com/xFQXfUal.png

Originally Morgoth was going to just be a shadow standing behind Sauron, with the Iron Crown about the size...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-27-2021, 05:23 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
That... is... a really good idea. ^_^ I think...

That... is... a really good idea. ^_^ I think it'll work! Really highlights the fact that We've Seen This Before.

I've now shaded the full Aeluin picture:

https://i.imgur.com/T5I6APtl.png
...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-25-2021, 08:31 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
I realised after rather too much thought that...

I realised after rather too much thought that Minions is actually the start of Act Two, which explains the minute-long introduction to it. Since it's also the first time Sauron appears on screen, I...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-18-2021, 03:08 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
I've listened through a few points trying to...

I've listened through a few points trying to pinpoint what makes it not work, and I think it's that the highest instrument is just too slow. It feels like it wants to be a high, fast melody over...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-14-2021, 08:37 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
Then "Sauron's Minions" it is. ^_^ -_-...

Then "Sauron's Minions" it is. ^_^



-_-



Or do the whole thing in head-and-shoulders shots and call it Finrod-Zoom. :D Complete with between-song comedy bits.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-13-2021, 07:50 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
Ah, so you're thinking something like this...

Ah, so you're thinking something like this (https://huinesoron.neocities.org/Minions/MinionADay.htm)! :D

No? No, perhaps not.

So I've gone through the, uh, three performances with costumed...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-12-2021, 01:25 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
The crown is staying there until Thingol occludes...

The crown is staying there until Thingol occludes it at the end of Quarrel, because Symbolism.



No preferences, and the drop should be fine; I can push Sauron pretty deep.

Do you have any...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-12-2021, 07:04 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
And having stolen the computer back over lunch,...

And having stolen the computer back over lunch, I've finally managed to get this done:

Renunciation of Nargothrond: The Animated Classic (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Pmo60056xs)

I firmly...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-10-2021, 09:38 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
^_^ ^_^ ^_^ That's fantastic. There's a few lines...

^_^ ^_^ ^_^ That's fantastic. There's a few lines I'm going to steal for my own version (I can't remember which now, but rest assured it will be done). I'm currently working on the video, and will...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-03-2021, 04:36 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
Yessssss. Happy new year to you too! :D This...

Yessssss. Happy new year to you too! :D

This is a fantastic song - it just keeps getting zippier! It's no surprise that I couldn't resist throwing together a draft sung version as soon as...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 12-02-2020, 04:06 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
Right back at you!...

Right back at you! (https://drive.google.com/file/d/1hA2HOZzdnzV1bN6yA9M3XPtDUfXYIdTw/view?usp=sharing)

Actual out-loud comment after listening to this through: "God that's a good song." ^_^
...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 11-27-2020, 03:35 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
My brain is frazzled, so I can't say whether it's...

My brain is frazzled, so I can't say whether it's fixed, but I can offer a performance:

Progress 3, sung (https://drive.google.com/file/d/1hA2HOZzdnzV1bN6yA9M3XPtDUfXYIdTw/view?usp=sharing)
...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 11-26-2020, 08:18 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
I'd say it's a bit long at the moment; watching...

I'd say it's a bit long at the moment; watching the 2014 show, Cur's part comes almost immediately after Finrod's long note finally fades off.



Given that it wasn't deliberate, I have no...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 11-26-2020, 02:56 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
I think the speed is spot on. ^_^ I love singing...

I think the speed is spot on. ^_^ I love singing along to Curufin's part, it's just fun. I don't know if you've changed the flow of Finrod's bit, but I no longer have any problem with the horns/fair...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 11-19-2020, 07:27 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
We could always go full Tudor and put them all in...

We could always go full Tudor and put them all in tights and puff sleeves. I think Finrod would look quite dashing in a floppy hat with a huge feather!

-- speaking of Finrod, the advantage of...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 11-19-2020, 05:26 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
I've seen drum scores before, and I do not blame...

I've seen drum scores before, and I do not blame you in the least.



Thanks! The next image is actually up to Cardboard Cutout level already, so I can share that too:
...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 11-18-2020, 05:32 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
As ever, don't worry about taking your time -...

As ever, don't worry about taking your time - it's not like we're on a deadline!

I was thinking about the opening of the Renunciation; in my head I feel like it comes out as something of a...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 11-13-2020, 03:32 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
I think I need to go back and rebalance the sound...

I think I need to go back and rebalance the sound on all of them; I keep twitching whenever I hear snippets. I'll poke it at some point. (What do you think of song numbers in the titles, by the way?)...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 11-10-2020, 03:45 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
Er, it sounds right to me? It rhymes with...

Er, it sounds right to me? It rhymes with 'aROUnd', which is what I was going for.



Hah! That's about what we should have expected from me. ^_^ Okay, I've put the new version in (and saved the...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 11-09-2020, 06:40 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 35,699
Posted By Huinesoron
We can! The "hS Sings Everyone" final versions...

We can! The "hS Sings Everyone" final versions of:

03 - Meeting in Neldoreth (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RyT1qf9I7wA)

17 - Captivity (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wdKwGNHY6bQ)
...
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