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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-06 10:26:07 Reply

  • Death Slumber
    Death Slumber by TheHeartgrinder

    What if I don't wake from this dream?

    Score
    4.93 / 5.00
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    Song
    Genre
    Industrial
    Popularity
    98 Views
  • The Hunger
    The Hunger by TheHeartgrinder

    Final mix.

    Score
    4.55 / 5.00
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    Song
    Genre
    Industrial
    Popularity
    113 Views
  • The Great Charlatan
    The Great Charlatan by TheHeartgrinder

    New-ish

    Score
    4.37 / 5.00
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    Song
    Genre
    Industrial
    Popularity
    213 Views

And be gentle. It's their first time. Thanks.

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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-06 19:50:45 Reply

I'm so sorry for posting yet another audio rq

  • ==(Subpolar, Sublime)==
    ==(Subpolar, Sublime)== by Buoy

    about Iceland

    Score
    4.32 / 5.00
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    Song
    Genre
    Ambient
    Popularity
    95 Views

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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-07 08:13:14 Reply

I'll like to request reviews for my latest baby :P

  • Gabriel's Mask - BFaF
    Gabriel's Mask - BFaF by InYourDreams

    New song of my new Project

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    4.63 / 5.00
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    Song
    Genre
    Heavy Metal
    Popularity
    133 Views

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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-07 17:43:33 Reply

http://www.newgrounds.com/audio/listen/502093?updated=1

Was hoping you could check this out. Thanks.

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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-07 22:32:46 Reply

Howdy fellas, been a while since I submitted anything. I spent 12 hours straight working on this today and it may be the best chiptune I've done so far. I'd love some input, maybe I can make it even better!

http://www.newgrounds.com/audio/listen/502133?updated=1

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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-08 17:39:44 Reply

I have not been very active as of late. I hope I can get some reviews done tomorrow.


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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-08 22:35:44 Reply

Newest song, been awhile seince iv posted here

First time i tried something fast, and changed the tempo alot more

  • Flying Fish
    Flying Fish by poinl

    Indecent

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    3.66 / 5.00
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    Song
    Genre
    Industrial
    Popularity
    3 Views


hi look at me music just click here

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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-09 12:34:28 Reply

Hey guys! Long time no see! :D
I got a new track for you. ^^

  • KKS - Tapping on my Desk
    KKS - Tapping on my Desk by KKSlider60

    KKS - Tapping on my Desk

    Score
    5.00 / 5.00
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    Song
    Genre
    Miscellaneous
    Popularity
    4 Views

Thank you!

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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-09 23:01:24 Reply

I haven't posted this song on Newgrounds yet, but uploaded it last night - It is a number of months old, February or so I believe is the time we released it. Some criticism would be appreciated!

http://www.newgrounds.com/audio/listen/502237?updated=1


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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-11 01:07:23 Reply

This is the first time I request reviews.

I would greatly appreciate feedback on this pair of songs.

  • Madame Maus3
    Madame Maus3 by blackrose96

    VGM with orchestra and electro.

    Score
    5.00 / 5.00
    Type
    Loop
    Genre
    Video Game
    Popularity
    69 Views
  • Just Another Weekend
    Just Another Weekend by blackrose96

    Dedicated to Darkar

    Score
    4.85 / 5.00
    Type
    Song
    Genre
    General Rock
    Popularity
    132 Views

I recently started to upload more original works and I really want to get better at making music!


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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-11 08:06:26 Reply

I ACTUALLY MANAGED TO GET A REVIEW IN THIS WEEK.

Do I get a cookie now?

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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-11 13:50:10 Reply

NOTE - READ THESE RULES, EVEN IF YOU HAVE ALREADY READ THE RULES IN THE FIRST POST. THEY ARE AN UPDATED VERSION OF THE RULES IN THE FIRST POST AND THEY HAVE NEW IMPORTANT RULES!

This club aims to increase the exposure of the most under-rated Newgrounds music, art and flash artists. The other major purpose of the club is to offer the Newgrounds artists high quality feedback so they can constantly improve their work.

To the requesters:
Every Newgrounds user is allowed to request a review as soon as they have submitted something. To get your work reviewed, don't post here without thinking but follow these few rules:

- Post a direct link to the submission(s) you want reviewed.
- Make no more than 3 Flash and Art requests between two updates (that's one week), and no more than 3 Audio Requests between 5 updates (that's four weeks).
- Please respond to reviews, reviewers like it and some of them are statwho... oh wait, interested in stats.
- Be patient. Due to the points system, you may not see reviews until up to two weeks after you requested, or if you requested more than 1 Audio submission, you may not see reviews on your second submission up until 3 weeks after you requested, and you may not see reviews on your third submission up until 4 weeks after you requested.
- Do NOT request without posting a link, be kind, reviewers are not robots.
- Do NOT simply say "Review everything" or just link to your profile.
- Do NOT request reviews for the same submission more than once.
- Do NOT request reviews for a submission with over 50 reviews.
- Do NOT request reviews for spam. Spam is only there to annoy, not to be critically analyzed.
- Unless you are a club member, only request reviews for YOUR OWN submissions.

To the reviewers:
If you want to join the club and complete requests, simply post in the thread saying you would like to join. Then, regular members will go through your reviews and determine if they are good enough to be part of the club. Your reviews are required to be helpful, developed and well-organised. If you need help with writing good reviews, read Fro's guide to writing helpful reviews.

Once you are accepted, you can start reviewing stuff. If you are a new member of the club, once you understand how the point system works, please post - one or two days before the update - the total points you've earned during the week. This is considered as a sort of application form, and if you fail to do so, you will NOT be added to the club.

Points System:
List updaters will keep track of each member's points in order to build a list. You don't need to post your points before each update but you can keep track of your score on your own so any error can be fixed. This is how points are counted:

5 points for a review on a requested submission (movie, game, art, or audio).
1 point for writing "Review Request Club" at the bottom of a requested review.
3 points for posting at least once throughout the week.
5 points for referring a new member (must mention you in first post).
7 points for reviewing all requests/recommendations between two updates.

Club Updates:
Each Sunday or Monday, a list of all the members is created, counting up their points, featuring various stats and posting a list of requested submissions. Assuming you review the submissions in that list, you will get points for them accordingly in the following members' update, around a week later.

Don't forget the lists are built and updated by humans so it may be possible the update is delayed due to various real life reasons. If it ever occurs, don't get mad; calm down and wait :).

Frequently Asked Questions:

Should we have an FAQ?
I don't know. It kinda seems like overkill.

Why a new thread?
The main idea was to give the club a new and fresh start. Since the old one was flooded by requests and not updated any more, the RRC regulars thought creating a new thread would be best for the club.

Should I link to the club in my forum signature?
There's no obligation to do so, but it's certainly appreciated. Remember that you can put a high number in place of the page number in the URL and if that page doesn't exist yet, Newgrounds will take you to the latest page, whatever it is. For example, "http://www.newgrounds.com/bbs/topic/107 2042/999" will take you to the latest page of this club.

RRC Signature?
Yes, at the end of each review, if you want you can write down 'Review Request Club'. There is no obligation to do so, but you'll get +1 point if you put the RRC signature in your review. You can add anything you want to it, E.G.: *Review Request Club*, |Review Request Club|, -Review Request Club-, etc, but as long as 'Review Request Club' is clearly written, you will get the point. You are also allowed to add the sig in any reviews other than requests in this club, as long as you are a club member yourself. It's all the more exposure for the club, and it's very much appreciated.

+1 point if I put the RRC signature in my review... I'm not sure if I get it correctly.
You gain 6 points for a review on a request with "Review Request Club" in the end of it, as opposed to 5 points if you hadn't added the signature at the end. If it's still not clear, read this.

Does the Review Request Club review for non-NG stuff?
No. It must be an NG submission. If you have a non-NG submission which you would like us to review, then use your common sense and upload it to NG. Also, we will only review using the 'Write a Review' method on submissions. We won't send reviews by PM, review in your newspost or review in any particular thread of yours.

Do I have to review all the requests?
No you don't have to, just do your best :). Though completing them all will give you 7 extra points.

Which requests should I review?
If you want to get points for the next member's update, look for the latest requests list in the club thread and review the requests from that list. If you review any requests from various posts in the thread which would have been posted after the latest requests list, you will be getting points for the member's update after the next one.

can u review allz mah flashz guise? kthxbai.
No.

If you have more questions, feel free to post about it in the thread or PM a member and if your question is frequently asked, it'll be added to the FAQ.

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That's all about the club, though this new version of the club couldn't be opened without mentioning the old thread regulars who have made it a great place to spend time. Kudos to Freelance-Magician for creating the original club and to FattyWhale for maintaining it for so long. Thanks also to Sonofkirk for starting this new thread and doing many updates.

Have fun!

Useful links: RRC - The point system, clarified, Fro's Guide to Writing Good and Helpful Reviews

Resources: Old Review Request Club thread, Club info, Google.


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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-12 14:21:16 Reply

I shall be updating later today.

sorry for the wait

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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-12 15:18:26 Reply

i would like to join this becasue i review art and games and music almost everyday and its something i like and i see that ppl like my comment/reviews so this club would be awesome for me so i hope i could join if there is a free spot or something. pm me if i have a chance or not thank you for your time and check my page if u want to see my taste in art flash and music

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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-12 18:27:01 Reply

At 9/12/12 03:18 PM, AmazingLord wrote: i would like to join this becasue i review art and games and music almost everyday and its something i like and i see that ppl like my comment/reviews so this club would be awesome for me so i hope i could join if there is a free spot or something. pm me if i have a chance or not thank you for your time and check my page if u want to see my taste in art flash and music

You may want to improve your reviews a bit. Try checking the reviews of some of the club members - they need to be a bit more detailed - tell what you like, what you don't like, and possibly give an idea of how to improve.


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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-12 21:22:46 Reply

This update was alright but looking ahead it seems we will have more requests as usual. Hopefully will be more active this week. Also sorry for the late update. Should I try to get myself sticking to making updates on Monday nights once more?

We lost a member, suchgreatceilings after 3 weeks of inactivity. It seems that Trapex may fall off this week as well sadly due to inactivity. Sectus got the most request done with four. Haggard got two requests. SkyeWintrest got one request done, however, I added to it due to an error I made last week where he lost a couple of points. So that should be fixed now. Coop, me, Knuckstrike, and Trapex were all inactive this week. Here's to hoping the everyone will get in a request or two this week.

Enjoy the update!

Member's Update #147
[#] [Total] [Total Stats] [Total Ratio] || [Gain] [Weekly Stats] [Weekly Ratio] [Username]
01 ) 9927 | 1545 / 3272 | 047.22% || 000 | 00 / 7 | 000.00% | Coop*
02 ) 9525 | 1475 / 3277 | 045.01% || 015 | 02 / 7 | 028.57% | Haggard
03 ) 7342 | 1125 / 1627 | 069.15% || 003 | 00 / 7 | 000.00% | SCTE3*
04 ) 0775 | 0117 / 0930 | 012.58% || 000 | 00 / 7 | 000.00% | Knuckstrike**
05 ) 0206 | 0028 / 0219 | 012.79% || 015 | 02 / 7 | 028.57% | SkyeWintrest
06 ) 0098 | 0015 / 0157 | 009.55% || 000 | 00 / 7 | 000.00% | Trapex***
07 ) 0048 | 0008 / 0040 | 020.00% || 024 | 04 / 7 | 057.14% | Sectus

The stars indicate for how long the user has been inactive in this club. "Inactive" means, that user hasn't gained any points by reviewing OR by posting.
*: User has been inactive last week
**: User has been inactive for the last two weeks
***: User has been inactive for the last three weeks

If you are inactive for more than three weeks AND if your completion rate falls below 20%, OR if you are inactive for more than four weeks, you are excluded from the list. You may rejoin this club, but your points will be lost.

Statistics:
*Requests This Week: 7
Total Requests All Time: 3235
Reviews Made This Week: 8
Total Reviews All Time: 8218
Average Per Member: 0
Average Per Request: 1.14
Sigs Forgotten: 0

*New to the List:
Leaving the List: suchgreatceilings

*All Requests Completed:

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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-12 21:38:01 Reply

11 requests this week. A little under the average amount but hopefully can be all done this week.

Enjoy the update!

Audio Requests (10)
Deathslumber by TheHeartgrinder
==(Subpolar, Sublime)== by Buoy
Gabriel's Mask - BFaF by InYourDreams
C23 - Forsaken Munich by Criminal-23
Doobstep by alienchao
Maybe Tomorrow [8-bit] by SuperBastard
Flying Fish by poinl
KKS - Tapping on my Desk by KKSlider60
The Unusual ft Sapien by Luke
Madame Mau3 by blackrose96

Art Requests (1)
Reaper by Decky

Extra Audio Requests (3)
The Hunger by TheHeartGrinder
The Great Charlatan by TheHeartgrinder
Just Another Weekend by blackrose96


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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-13 01:58:36 Reply

Thank you very much for the update, SCTE3. It's nice to see that the average per request is higher than 1 this time. I didn't do anything about that though, sorry about that. I've not been on newgrounds for more than fifteen minutes for the last four days.


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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-14 01:55:12 Reply

  • 1976
    1976 by Bitfrost

    House/Dubstep

    Score
    3.86 / 5.00
    Type
    Song
    Genre
    House
    Popularity
    77 Views

Looking for any production mistakes i may have made and opinions on composition.

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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-14 03:26:52 Reply

Reviews please :).

  • Cool to be a Cat
    Cool to be a Cat by Decky

    Yet another piece that I've made using Sumo Paint, really think that it's one of the better softwares I've used. Anyway, kind...

    Score
    4.200000000 / 5.00
    Type
    Illustration
    Popularity
    482 Views
    Rated
    Everyone


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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-14 07:44:00 Reply

At 9/12/12 09:22 PM, SCTE3 wrote: [#] [Total] [Total Stats] [Total Ratio] || [Gain] [Weekly Stats] [Weekly Ratio] [Username]
01 ) 9927 | 1545 / 3272 | 047.22% || 000 | 00 / 7 | 000.00% | Coop*
02 ) 9525 | 1475 / 3277 | 045.01% || 015 | 02 / 7 | 028.57% | Haggard

Yeah, cricket was busy and now I'm having to do all of the paperwork. I've made time to make a review, hopefully I'll get some more written this weekend.


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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-15 10:44:12 Reply

Hey guys!

I was wondering if you could pretty please review this new song I did :)

  • T.V. Dinner Payback
    T.V. Dinner Payback by Cocobanana

    Free Doom

    Score
    4.32 / 5.00
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    Indie
    Popularity
    22 Views

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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-15 12:40:11 Reply

At 9/13/12 01:58 AM, Knuckstrike wrote: Thank you very much for the update, SCTE3. It's nice to see that the average per request is higher than 1 this time. I didn't do anything about that though, sorry about that. I've not been on newgrounds for more than fifteen minutes for the last four days.

Oh, sorry to hear that. Hopefully have a bit more time on the weekends?


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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-15 12:49:51 Reply

Alright so I'm really hoping to review two of these songs. Also here's two songs from me that would be awesome if they could be reviewed next week.

  • ~SW~ Glacial Windows
    ~SW~ Glacial Windows by SkyeWintrest

    My, it's cold this morning...

    Score
    4.34 / 5.00
    Type
    Song
    Genre
    Miscellaneous
    Popularity
    249 Views
  • ~SW~ Moon Lake in the Sun
    ~SW~ Moon Lake in the Sun by SkyeWintrest

    A song for a game which I was asked to make.

    Score
    4.56 / 5.00
    Type
    Song
    Genre
    Classical
    Popularity
    251 Views

Glacial Windows is a really deep dark SFX-full jazz ambient thing.
Moon Lake in the Sun is some kind of irish thing that turns into country/western in the middle somehow.


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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-16 04:13:46 Reply

I found this new club, and although I'm excited about asking people to review my 2 new audio submissions, I'm kinda scared about it at the same time... but anyways here's the two stuff I think are worth of someone from the review club's time to review:

An (un)Calm Morning
Shamisen Blues

P.S: If anyone could tell me how to do those CD links like Stargenx did above me, it would be highly appreciated :)


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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-16 04:45:38 Reply

At 9/16/12 04:13 AM, Jeromia wrote: I found this new club, and although I'm excited about asking people to review my 2 new audio submissions, I'm kinda scared about it at the same time...

If you're not sure, you can always decide not to read them :D

P.S: If anyone could tell me how to do those CD links like Stargenx did above me, it would be highly appreciated :)

You need to place the link on one line with nothing else on that line. For example:
http://www.newgrounds.com/audio/listen/503231 This won't work, as this is on the line as well but:

  • An (un)Calm Morning
    An (un)Calm Morning by Jeromia

    A sunny, calm morning turns bittersweet

    Score
    4.85 / 5.00
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    Song
    Genre
    Miscellaneous
    Popularity
    50 Views

This will have worked, as there is nothing else.


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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-16 10:01:46 Reply

At 9/16/12 04:45 AM, Knuckstrike wrote:
P.S: If anyone could tell me how to do those CD links like Stargenx did above me, it would be highly appreciated :)
You need to place the link on one line with nothing else on that line. For example:
http://www.newgrounds.com/audio/listen/503231 This won't work, as this is on the line as well but:
http://www.newgrounds.com/audio/listen/503231
This will have worked, as there is nothing else.

So, like this?

  • An (un)Calm Morning
    An (un)Calm Morning by Jeromia

    A sunny, calm morning turns bittersweet

    Score
    2.79 / 5.00
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    Song
    Genre
    Miscellaneous
    Popularity
    54 Views


SON OF A SOLAR SYSTEM!

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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-16 12:18:10 Reply

Sorry I've been so slow on the reviews recently. I've been trying to pick up the pace, but with school and all it can get rather difficult. I'll see what I can do during my off-time this week.

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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-16 16:19:03 Reply

http://www.newgrounds.com/audio/listen/503313

a review would be much appreciated. thanks!

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Response to Review Request Club 2012-09-16 21:10:43 Reply

Damn, I feel kind of guilty being inactive with this club. I just don't have the time (or the proper internet connection---damn you, Hughesnet) to do this all the time. I'll try to get at least one or two in this week, but I may forget and just fall of the list.