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Binaural 3D audio/HRTF in Racer?

Discussion in 'Racer' started by gtpdzbiz, Nov 22, 2010.

  1. gtpdzbiz

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  2. Mr Whippy

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    They are a bit mental :D

    Would be interesting to record sounds for your car like that, just place the microphones on your ears while you drive :D

    I think Racer also now supports stereo sounds for car samples, so using them on the interior views would be pretty cool!

    Dave
     
  3. FiftyOrange

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    Why don't they work anywhere near as well with speakers? I've got a Dolby 7.1 system which I thought was pretty good at the spatial stuff.
     
  4. DavidI

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    A bad analogy would be to current 3d TV technology, a seperate image has to be seen be each eye. This is similar, it feed each ear a fairly different signal and your brain is tricked into decoding direction from it. Stereo speakers don't isolate the signal to each ear, you hear a mix of Left & right in each ear, which messes up the HRTF tricks.
     
  5. boomer541

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    Many, many years ago I had a racing game that had terrific sound. When driving up a canyon and another car was overtaking me I turned around to see where the car was beacause the sound came from behind me. All this in the days of DOS.
     
  6. KS95

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    Some of the old DOS games were seriously impressive lol.
     
  7. FiftyOrange

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    I see.

    How would this sort of thing affect the commercial side of Racer?