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  1. BigMacNCheese

    [Solved] Custom Minimap Screen Preview Music Topic

    Hello, I was wondering how can i put Music in my Custom Minimap Screen Preview like this? I also remembered that dota has this also but I do not know how Credits to world editor tutorials for this img
  2. Evilhog

    WarCraft 1&2 Goodness

    I've recorded one of the Human themes from Warcraft 1 combining two different variants: emulated Roland SC-55 via the "Roland SC-55 v3.7.sf2" soundfont found on the net, and Nuked OPL3, which is a library emulating the Yamaha YMF262 (a.k.a. OPL3) sound chip, found in sound Blaster 16. I...
  3. Mashira

    Music won't play after loading the save

    Hello Hive, Once again, I've got a problem with my sound trigger, when loading a game save file the music that I used as a background soundtrack stops playing. Should I create trigger with Events Game - A saved game is loaded or is there any better way? I'm asking since my knowledge...
  4. GrapesOfWath

    GrapesOfWath's Musical Things And Stuff

    I've been making some musical cues for a tree tag map I'm working on, and I felt like I should share them with the public, so here's a zip with 5 different .flac files, free to use for whatever (just give credit of course) I'm also open to requests, although this is kinda new territory for me so...
  5. BLazeKraze

    I made a music video using warcraft 3 cinematics

    I record a filipino rap song using my own beat and I lay it on warcraft 3 custom cinematics. Here's the result. You can download the map here
  6. Eric Matyas

    2000+ Free Music and Sound Effects Tracks for Your Games

    Hi Everyone, This week’s new free music tracks are: On my Fantasy 12 page: “FLIGHTS OF FANTASY” Fantasy 12 | Soundimage.org On my Puzzle Music 6 page: “DANCE OF THE SNOWFLAKES” Puzzle Music 6 | Soundimage.org And on my Sci-Fi 10 page: “FUTURE CLOCK CHIME” Sci-Fi 10 | Soundimage.org...
  7. JMitchy

    Issues with imported music since reforged

    Hey all, first proper post to the forums since joining so sorry if this has already been answered elswhere. So, I'm noticing a lot of issues and inconsistencies in the editor regarding using custom/imported music since the reforged update (or at least the latest patch). Originally, you would be...
  8. Cheshire

    [Solved] default music

    Hey there, I assume this is pretty simple - what GUI function makes the game resume the default music? I am trying to make a piece of imported music start playing during the loading screen, then play 1 time and then return to the default music. when I tried using the function made for...
  9. BLazeKraze

    My horror instrumental (Beats)

    Hi, I just want to share to all of you my collection of beats from my YouTube channel. I think these might be useful here. I produced all the songs/beats here. :) You can use it for free, with monetization or not, as long as you don't upload it on Spotify or any music platforms aside from...
  10. InsaneMonster

    Thimas Symphony

    Hey there, I'm sharing on YouTube a compilation of tracks composed by my father for a Pen and Paper RPG I've been playing with my friends for... years. All the tracks are original, made specifically for that game but I think some of you may like it. It's the best we could do without actually...
  11. Rykon-V73

    An interesting question

    It's not much, but certain TDs have custom music that does fit their theme. Is there any place to look for good themes that might fit my TD map?
  12. urachi

    [Import] Reforged - Channels and effects of audio files

    Can someone link or make a tutorial about those channels and effects you can choose for the audio files inside the W Editor? Some files get affected more than others and are not played correctly in game. Please help and clarify There are channels like: General, Music, Cinematic General There...
  13. trentmoriartymusic

    Composer of Award-Winning mod, The Forgotten City, looking for collaborations

    Hi, I'm Trent and I compose orchestral music. I've been fortunate to compose the soundtracks of some award-winning Skyrim mods. The music I'm most known for is my soundtrack for The Forgotten City, a mod which has been downloaded nearly 2 million times and was the first mod to win a national...
  14. Mathayis

    Aaand Imported music no longer works.....

    Ugg and another bug :/ I'm regretting ever updating to this latest broken patch..I should have known better -__- So....I was testing out one of my custom maps, basically in the triggers I have it so during a cinematic an imported music plays at the start, it starts out by playing "ocean wave...
  15. Lord_Marrowgrath

    Lord_Marrowgrath's Music

    Hello. I started to learning midi-keyboard and recording some epic dramatical music scores. Those are my works: Amateur Ambiance Music 1-) Betray 2-) Wake 3-) Guide 4-) Broken Lady 5-) Souls 6-) Ocean 7-) Changes :cool: Comedy 9-) Dark Knight Mesiah Soundtrack 10-)...
  16. DrunkenDirt

    Hive's stance on copyrighted music in custom maps?

    I'm sure this must have been asked by someone else before me, but I've been unable to find an answer. Apologies for that in advance. I was wondering what the Hiveworkshop's stance on using copyrighted music and other material in your custom maps is? Assuming everything is credited, are they...
  17. BLazeKraze

    (First time in this section) Sharing my hip hop instrumental beats.

    I don't know if instrumental beats are allowed here. Recently (a few months ago), I began studying producing music in FL Studio, I don't have any musical background (aside from rapping since when I was a kid and tapping my hands just to make a beat for free-styling and insulting my friends) nor...
  18. NightStalker

    Music Contest #12 - Poll

    art by: Michal Kváč artstation: https://www.artstation.com/artwork/aRODnR Synthwave Participants were to create a music piece in the style of Synthwave. Knight Rider needed a song to listen to on his journey. The day was quickly saved! Click to see more explanations for Synthwave. Each...
  19. NightStalker

    Music Contest #12 - Synthwave

    art by: Michal Kváč artstation: https://www.artstation.com/artwork/aRODnR Synthwave Participants are to create a music piece in the style of synthwave. Knight Rider needs a song to listen to on his journey. Quickly save the day! Click to see more explanations for Synthwave. Submissions...
  20. Hazop

    Custom Music File

    So I want to change my custom music in TCW to a new file, the new music is 5.10 MB and is 2 minutes 11 seconds, however when I import it and go to the sound editor, and select 'Use As Music' the duration on the right hand side changes to 00:00.000 when I click "Edit Sound Variable" it says the...
  21. Darklycan51

    Making music/sounds work in newer patches

    Hello fellow wc3 modders, today I will bring you a tutorial for something that is very widely used and has been changed as of recently. Making music and sounds work in your map, yes, as of recently Blizzard has changed which sounds and music work in Warcraft 3, due to that, you are now required...
  22. [GMV]     - All The Kings Men

    [GMV] - All The Kings Men

    One of the GMVs I have made last year. It does have a few Warcraft clips in it. I hope you enjoy
  23. victorsuazo1991


    Hi. I am currently modifying an RPG to adapt it from solitary to online. It happens that it inserts a musical subject in each different region of the map, to acclimate according to the scene of the RPG the music of the game. But when doing it in online mode, I must solve the problem that for...
  24. LazyKnight

    [Solved] [Music] How to smooth switch music? Game hang up when "PlayMusic"/"PlayMusicEx"

    Hi there. I'm trying to make a BGM switching system in my map. I want to dynamic switch specific music when player enter the different area. But the question is when I call "PlayMusic" or "PlayMusicEx" to play my custom imported music file, the game will "hang up" for about 2 seconds. I think...
  25. Regent_Artiman

    Warbringers Background Musics

    Hey guys can someone give me the direct link for download ... 1 - Warbringer daughter of the sea (jaina) 2 - Warbringer Azshara ((background)) musics. :0 I really can do it my own cause places with musics are filtered for my country like Itune - worldofwarcraft.com youtube and.... and...
  26. theRealBerg

    Adding ambient/instrumental music (your opinion)

    Good day ladies and gents, I am currently, nearly done creating my first (big) custom game. It has tower defense and hero siege elements. At this moment I am trying to get more feeling into it by triggering music during boss events for example (using internal Warcraft 3 music at this moment)...
  27. S

    Music help with high priority

    I am going to make a game and i need an original soundtrack for it. The music i need made is Half-Life themed. I'll need to make it myself so can someone guide me to some tutorials or teach me yourself? I'll say some examples of what i'm trying to copy from: Vague Voices Steam in the Pipes...
  28. Tasyen

    Music PlayList

    Recently i steped over a old pos from Vexorian http://www.wc3c.net/showthread.php?t=7784. According to this Post, Music is nothing as a String containing MusicFile-Paths seperated with ";". I Tried that on those two: native SetMapMusic(string musicName, boolean random, integer index) : nothing...
  29. Tasyen

    Custom Music Lists

    Using Custom Assets is a great thing since the filesize limit increase, and music is no exception, but the question is: how do you play that music? 1. A Way To Replace Default Music The simplest way if you don't need the default one is by replacing the default music files with custom ones. How...
  30. bear_369

    Play Music during Map Selection/Hosting map

    "Play Music during Map Selection/Hosting map" Submitted on: January 31, 2017 Introduction Hello there! In this tutorial, I'm going to show you how to play any music you wanted to play outside your map. There's some minor things you need to know before we're getting starting about this...
  31. Gumberbunbder

    [General] How to make music playlist?

    Hi! I want to include 3 songs into my game but have been having issues with this. Firstly, I already compressed the files, so don't worry, I'm not adding 50mb worth of music. I have tried both playing my songs as "sounds" and as "music" and they both have their own special little difficulties...
  32. PrinceYaser

    PrinceYaser's Musics

    Hello to everyone! If you want, then listen to my musics and tell your opinions about them sometimes. This musics are combination of my singing and harmonizing. (Increase your speaker volume) 2 musics are ready so far! I will make more musics and will put them into this thread. My Songs Song 1...
  33. NightStalker

    Music Workshop kinda thing

    Music Workshop Now serves voice acting as well (Check bottom of post) What's this? Ever needed a specific music but you could never manage to find it? This is what the Music Workshop is here for! It makes music varying to your needs. No matter the style. It can be orchestral, metal, dubstep...
  34. deepstrasz

    Music References:

    People's work that have had and will have an impact on me as influence: Aerosmith: Aerosmith - Wikipedia AC/DC: AC/DC - Wikipedia Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin: Alexander Borodin - Wikipedia Alex Gaudino: Alex Gaudino - Wikipedia Andre Tanneberger: ATB - Wikipedia Apocalyptica...
  35. deepstrasz

    deepstrasz' music

    Hey people. If you like music check my youtube channel out and maybe you'll find something that comforts your ears. deepstrasz [/spoiler] :goblin_yeah: Hope you'll enjoy.
  36. Tiger4meat


    I've been playing WarCraft III: Expansion Set, for 7 years (Yeah I noticed how long it's been that I've had Wc3 :hohum:). I love Wc3 ever since I was . . . 6 (YEAH I'VE BEEN PLAYING SINCE I WAS 6 :gg:!!! ). I got on to B.net when I was 7. I've made lots of friends from Texas, USA, to Nova...
  37. Music

    Hello! ...

    Sup everyone, i've just joined hive because i've heard so much about this site from a friend, so i thought that i should have a look! And hell yea, this warcraft cummunity really DOES rock! Icons, Models, Maps, Spells... This site offers like, everything! ... Im more than happy to be a member...
  38. kimpakim7

    Best music and sound format

    What is the best format to convert music and sounds if u want to import them into world editor?
  39. corley

    Looping music, how to revert to game music?

    Ive tried to set some music in my map, and it works, but constantly loops, even though after the trigger i try to cut the music off, with various triggers, such as turn off music trigger, and stop playing current music theme but have had no joy, any ideas how to stop the music and revery back to...
  40. WraithSeeker

    Looping background music

    How to make the background music loop?