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Announcer volume TOO LOUD

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  • hoveringmover
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    Thanks for the bump. But I think it needs a 'reddit hug of death' or whatever the internet forum users are calling it these days.

    Originally posted by vladhood View Post
    nobody agreed with you two months ago, why would you bump your own thread to agree with yourself? you can send feedback like this through email. no need to continuously bump your own thread that clearly nobody else supports.
    I agree with him. I've always thought the announcer was too loud. Posting lies on a development forum is not good form.

    @Valve, if you have some sick/twisted reason why you don't want more volume bars added to the options, at least consider turning down globally all the 'X tower is under attack' sounds. They are important sounds to be sure, but they sometimes happen so often and are so loud that it has a tendency to just completely wreck concentration. Of course, everything about the announcer can do this, but the most common offense is the towers being attacked. I still think the right solution is to allow everyone volume control for their announcers, but if you are steadfastly refusing to add it, at least consider turning down the volume for everyone on their tower messages as they are the most common offender.

    I don't know why you haven't added this option in so many years, I can only assume you're not willing to add it. Of course you could simply be too busy counting/spending your money from the cosmetics.
    Last edited by hoveringmover; 10-12-2014, 11:38 AM.

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  • Aparat
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    +1

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  • hoveringmover
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    The Axe announcer in particular would be really fun to listen to from time to time, but I never would because I can't access volume control for him.

    While you're doing that, can we please have a map signals volume bar?
    Last edited by hoveringmover; 04-25-2014, 12:05 PM.

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  • Penitent Exile
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    Completely agree with OP. I'm into some sound-modding and I want to hear game sound effects loud but when I do that the announcer is WAY TOO LOUD. As are heroes voice responces. A slider for that kind of stuff would be a blessing.

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  • Mr. Crit
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    A) Congrats on the uber-necro
    B) I agree that they should be on separate sliders, but my friends use mumble so it doesn't affect me as much unless it dies (which it does relatively often)

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  • zekon
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    man i totalyl agree with you, im so over the anouncer being SO IN YOUR FACE just becuase you want the in game voices of your team mates audible #2 year old bump

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  • Radio
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    OP's got a point. I don't get the hostility.
    Last edited by Radio; 12-30-2012, 08:16 AM.

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  • Zenethoric
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    Originally posted by Acid Snow View Post
    ...If that's not racist, then I don't know what is.
    Yes because saying the word nigger is a crime and i should go to jail now, is that right?

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  • MuDDy_PaNDa
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    Originally posted by Aurrius View Post
    I found out that my Bastion Announcer is over a Dota TV Game isnt so loud compared too the Holiday (Tuskar) Announcer.. so for me the Bastion Announcer could be a bit louder

    Edit: I Could choosed the Bastion Announcer because a player had it
    same, its the complete opposite for me from this guy, it needs to be higher.

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  • Acid Snow
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    Originally posted by Zenethoric View Post
    You are trashtalking more than a nigger in the ghetto which ass just popped, i hope you get banned.
    ...If that's not racist, then I don't know what is.

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  • Zenethoric
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    @The Chosen One
    Do you even know what trashtalking is? Never mind, i don't want to derail a thread even when its 100% stupid incoherent stuff.

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  • Aurrius
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    I found out that my Bastion Announcer is over a Dota TV Game isnt so loud compared too the Holiday (Tuskar) Announcer.. so for me the Bastion Announcer could be a bit louder

    Edit: I Could choosed the Bastion Announcer because a player had it

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  • The Chosen One
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    Originally posted by Zenethoric View Post
    You are trashtalking more than a nigger in the ghetto which ass just popped, i hope you get banned.
    Yes showing how it is supposed to be done... you are doing it.... oh wait you are not, you are just doing the same.

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  • Zenethoric
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    You are trashtalking more than a nigger in the ghetto which ass just popped, i hope you get banned.

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  • The Chosen One
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    I find sometimes one is to low. A volume slider would be great. Options, choices that is what players/gamers want but dev's just don't want to spend the (often little) time on.

    Also; http://dev.dota2.com/showthread.php?...hlight=bastion for more support.

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