RBMA Lecture with Hirokazu "Hip" TANAKA

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RBMA Lecture with Hirokazu "Hip" TANAKA

Post by koitsu » Tue Nov 25, 2014 12:09 pm

Last month Red Bull Music Academy did a nearly-2-hour-long lecture/interview with Hirokazu "Hip" TANAKA where he discusses details of music-making, hardware engineering decisions (regarding the Gameboy and Famicom), the history of Nintendo of Japan, music genres, and all sorts of other stuff. I figure folks would enjoy this:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F7J5GlE3YLQ

English subtitles are available for the Japanese portions (click the "CC" button in the video).

Main website reference: http://www.redbullmusicacademy.com/maga ... 14-lecture

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Re: RBMA Lecture with Hirokazu "Hip" TANAKA

Post by NewRisingSun » Mon Mar 09, 2015 11:55 am

At 5:50 in the video, he says that the Famicom only has one noise pattern, when of course the 2A03 has both white noise and periodic noise, at least in later revisions.

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Re: RBMA Lecture with Hirokazu "Hip" TANAKA

Post by rainwarrior » Mon Mar 09, 2015 1:03 pm

NewRisingSun wrote:...in later revisions.
This is a perfectly good explanation for why he might remember it not having periodic noise.

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