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Old August 28th, 2007, 05:08 AM   #1
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how to change vocals to monster

As title said. I have some spoken vokals I need to change into 'troll/monster' speech. The usage do not justify hiring someone to do it for me.

I looked into some 'AV voice changers', but I was a bit disapointed of the quality, seems those where made for kids in voice chats.

So, anyone know any software a bit more professional to do this, or some tips what settings I should tweak in a standard audio post app.

I searched the web for tutorials and software, but did not find anything I could use.

Any pointers greatly appreciated !
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Dropping the pitch by -13cents is a good start, with just a whisper of chorus to smooth out the edges of the transformation, you'll likely want to add another transformation of a fifth (-7) and mix it in very, very quietly to give it body.
Some apps do this well, others don't.
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Old August 29th, 2007, 06:43 AM   #3
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Douglas, thanks, I'll try playing around with that as a base.
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In addition to Douglas' suggestions, you could try a bit of an amp simulator or lo-fi plugin, particularly if you need an element of menace (might add a nice flavor to the second, lower pitched track)
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Old August 31st, 2007, 04:27 AM   #5
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One option is to use the dialogue as a modulator signal in a vocoder and run white noise or rumble into the other channel then pitch shift it all over the place.

This can work quite nicely.
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There are some vst plugins called vocalizers that work pretty well. There's TONS of freebies on the web. Here's one:
http://www.analogx.com/CONTENTS/down...io/vocoder.htm
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