Audio KYT!

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by TrolleyDave, Nov 20, 2010.

  1. TrolleyDave

    TrolleyDave Philosolosophising

    Former Staff
    Jan 1, 2007
    Wales, UK
    Ok, so this was tried once before but the response was completely underwhelming but us 'tempers don't go down without a fight! So we're gonna try this once again! As an added segment to the Tempcast we're going to be a adding an audio KYT session. If it takes off it should become a regular thing.

    Before everyone rushes to sign up and say "Me me" we need to make sure that people are actually going to bother contributing questions. When we did this last time Xcali was in the spotlight but only one question was asked. That's right ONE question! There are people who signed up late for the last KYT season so the first person in the audio sessions will be one of them.

    The way I envisage it happening is for you to record one or two questions that you'd like to ask the person in the spotlight and then you send them to me and I will then pass them on to the person in question. They can then record their answers and send them back. A little bit of editing and hey presto, we have an audio KYT session!

    So would 'tempers be up for something like this?
  2. Rydian

    Rydian Resident Furvert™

    Feb 4, 2010
    United States
    Cave Entrance, Watching Cyan Write Letters
    I've got a mic and Audacity, hell yeah.

    Though my voice isn't nearly as manly as people tend to think it is online. I've even been told I sound like a schoolgirl sometimes.
  3. Little

    Little I r Little

    Nov 20, 2006
    I'd recommend a rule that the next person to have a go is randomly selected from those who ask a question to the last person. So they constantly have to be in it, to win it!
  4. Devin

    Devin "Local Hardware Wizard"

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    Aug 17, 2009
    United States
    The Nexus
    I think it's a good idea. I'm in. [​IMG]
  5. Jamstruth

    Jamstruth Secondary Feline Anthropomorph

    Apr 23, 2009
    North East Scotland
    Sounds great but I warn you that my voice has been known to break people's ears. Its not great.
  6. iFish

    iFish Slower than a 90s modem

    Jul 11, 2009
    Montreal, QC
    Sounds like a great plan [​IMG]
  7. Paarish

    Paarish Connor's Nublet

    Aug 26, 2009
    Married to DinohScene
    so good! Count me in! Though I hate the sound of my voice [​IMG]
  8. Ireland 1

    Ireland 1 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Sep 21, 2008
    Yeah, sure i like to do this, and give it a try. Count me there. [​IMG]
  9. Overlord Nadrian

    Overlord Nadrian Banned

    Jul 28, 2008
    I love my voice, really.

    Count me in.

    Oh, by the way, I have another idea for this which might work: you get a bunch of people on Skype at once, you get the KYT'er on, too, and you just let everyone ask the KYT'er some questions. That way, if any clarification is needed, it can be given instantly, rather than having to wait till the next tempcast (or perhaps just never) to find out the KYT'er's final answer. (I hope this made sense, I've been awake for 36 hours now and I feel a little strange. [​IMG])
  10. ProtoKun7

    ProtoKun7 GBAtemp Time Lord Regenerations: 4

    Former Staff
    Jan 3, 2009
    United Kingdom
    It seems like a good idea (though I still have an air of mystery about myself at the moment [​IMG]), and it could probably work well; better than last time if last time wasn't so great.
  11. Phoenix Goddess

    Phoenix Goddess The Ninja's Protégée

    Apr 25, 2009
    United States
    Away from civilization.
    Sounds cool, but I sound like a girly girl(Until I start swearing).
    Besides, I don't want to be one of the first ones for this.
    If you can make me one of the last ones, I'm cool with it [​IMG]
  12. Infinite Zero

    Infinite Zero Almost!

    Apr 25, 2010
    United States
    I'd buy a new mic for this... the one we have sucks. I wonder what people would feel after hearing my voice [​IMG]

    Not yet sure about it, though.
  13. Law

    Law rip ninjacat that zarcon made me

    Aug 14, 2007
    I'm pretty sure I asked xcali more than one question.

    Unless you're referring to a different time when this happened

    edit: I remember asking him what his favourite chocolate bar was and he said a Bounty, and I swear I asked some other questions too.
  14. Terminator02

    Terminator02 ヽ( 。 ヮ゚)ノ

    Apr 10, 2010
    United States
    Somewhere near monkat
    kinda strange idea, it would really weird hearing everyone's voices [​IMG]
  15. luke_c

    luke_c Big Boss

    Jun 16, 2008
    Land of England
    If it ever takes off I would give it a go! [​IMG]
  16. Toni Plutonij

    Toni Plutonij *has TrolleyDave & tiny p1ngy on moderating shelf!

    Former Staff
    Dec 22, 2007
    Depths of Nuclear powerplant
    I'm IN...I'll have to get a bit more organized for it, cut count me in mate!
  17. TrolleyDave

    TrolleyDave Philosolosophising

    Former Staff
    Jan 1, 2007
    Wales, UK
    Sorry for the long delay in the reply everyone but it's been a busy week for me. Ok, seeing as there's some interest for it I'll start organising everything.

    @Law : Yeah you did mate, but it was questions read out to Xcali. I want a totally audio KYT session where each questioner asks his own question.

    @Little : That's actually a pretty bloody good idea! I'm gonna nick that.

    @Nate : I was considering that but I'm not keen on moderating and recording a whole session and then editing it down. It's also a little unfair to dump it on Josh as he's got the main Tempcast to sort out.

    @Toni : That would be awesome! Would be cool to finally hear your voice mate!
  18. Jolan

    Jolan Unlimited Bear Works

    Mar 20, 2010
    Netherlands, currently
    This sounds...intriguing.
  19. Lilith Valentine

    Lilith Valentine GBATemp's Wolf-husky™ The plot thickens

    Sep 13, 2009
    Many moons away
    I like your idea, sign me up [​IMG]
  20. Danny600kill

    Danny600kill xD

    Aug 3, 2009
    United Kingdom
    I'd love to join in, sounds really fun XD