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Battlefield 3 explosion "deaf" effect?

Temporary deaf effects are done with a low pass filter on the sound, then a single high pitched sine wave to emulate the ringing. I am not sure how unity works, but when the player if deaf, use their ...
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How would you recreate this ascending sound effect?

Sounds like either a scrub tool, or reverse, or both. Could also be just chopped up samples that are re-arranged. I don't think this is a standard effect though.
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Name this sound effect

I've got an app in the iPad for that: Loopy Much more modern and convenient... The pedal is optional you just need your fingers =)
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Forensic-proof voice changer

some pitch detunes and filters tied to the most random slow and medium fast LFO are very difficult to decode, like i think it would take a typical audio pro a lifetime before he gave up on it, any FX ...
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Effect for reducing stereo spread

Yes, there are plenty of ways to do this when mixing. Normally each of the left and right signals have their own channel in a mixer and can both be panned center or wide left/right or anywhere in ...
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Forensic-proof voice changer

So long as you're doing some sort of transformation on the vocal sound, it can be reversed. A vocoder is probably the the best way to go if you need real-time disguising. If concealing vocal ...
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'Pixelated' crumbling sound?

You may want to take a look at a sound effect generator program, and create the sound yourself. For example, you can use http://www.bfxr.net/, which is an online tool, no installation required. You ...
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'Pixelated' crumbling sound?

Since sound design is no science but art there are multiple ways to evoke a certain impression in the listener/viewer. What I would use is a bit crusher / distortion effect used on a sine wave that ...
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How do I make a good stabbing sound?

This depends a lot what you are trying to archieve with sound (is it supposed to imply power, violence, is it stealthy, do you want to emphasize the weapon used etc), but here are some elements I've ...
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How can you make a "playing in another room and it's raining" type sound?

Pan + Low Pass for Playing in another room. For Rain using a sample of Raining might do. You can use almost any DAW's Trial Version and do this. FL Studio Trial or even Ableton Live Lite.
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What is the vote effect on the Muse's Unsustainable song?

It sounds like some sort of vocoder - there's probably a preset on the MircoKorg that sounds like that. If you don't have access to a vocoder or vocoder plugin, then I would suggest the following: ...
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Want to create golden snitch wings sound effects

Put some glass cleaner on a mirror and rub with a towel
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How do I make a good stabbing sound?

These days, it's all about the sound being realistic; which unfortunately means shooting, punching and stabbing the producer. Don't forget to record it though! Just kidding, but a watermelon doesn't ...
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How to Create a "heavenly wobble" in FLStudio?

May be because of the notes, you might hear it's wobble. But actually it's more like gliding sub-bass. You can start with "3x Osc" default sound. 1 - To get a gliding sound, you need to turn on ...
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Vocoder command line tool for Linux or Mac?

If by vocoder you mean "voice simulator" you can try the following cli on your Mac's terminal: $say "Hello World" For more informations about the command line type in $man say If you search ...
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Forensic-proof voice changer

The best thing I know is to use TRAX software from Flux / IRCAM, for which an astonishing video is posted here. The software enables independant Pitch / Formant / Gender / Age control as well as ...
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What effect was used on these Crysis 2 SFX?

If you're looking for opinions, It sounds like the source sound is made up of; A rocky surface(gritty, ha) being hit with a heavy object, with rocks being dislodged, crumbling and falling. There's ...
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Is it worth using guitar effect pedals on a DI signal?

Yes - if you want effects, running them is effective both pre-DI or on an effects loop from Sonar. On stage, I always use my Line6 pedals. And generally I use the amp sim on board and use the XLR ...
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How would you recreate this ascending sound effect?

For effects like this where the entire track is re-pitched and chopped, you would export the final mix and then run that into something where you can alter the speed destructively (and thus the pitch)...
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How would you recreate this ascending sound effect?

I would export the whole song up to that point (or at least just before the "stop"), and bend the pitch down a few octaves, then alter the dB manually until I get what I want. For the scratching ...
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How would you recreate this ascending sound effect?

You could do this by slicing up the audio into little chunks and then using time manipulation to screw with the pitch. In Logic you can use FlexTime in "tempophone" mode to do this, and ...
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Name this sound effect

It's also possible he's using something like Ableton Live to record the samples as he performs and play them back as he continues to perform.
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Applying a third party plugin preset to just the bridge section

Tracking is the easiest and normal Way if you have different FX for one Instrument. Another way is to add both fx settings after each other and then Automate wet/dry. Good Day
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