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  1. 1. What do you guys think of the attached as a new logo?

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I just realised it doesn't show very large. I'll get some bigger versions. The 'M' is a \m/ but it looks like blades and it's an M :-)

Also I wanna get us to be able to compete with the likes of Metal Injection and Blabbermouth. So we need to get sophisticated!

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The current one screams metal because it is derivative of Maiden, so I definitely support a change. The lettering in the logo above is blocky and practical so the thing comes off as a forum for some kind of industrial metal workers, and not about music. I like the concept of the \m/ very much, but maybe you should go all the way and slant the slashes so it reads like ASCII. 

 

I'm down with a red horns up, but the grey on white does not say MF to me, What says MF to me is white letters on a black background.

 

The lettering below is too old fashion for your crowd and will not appeal to the death metal set, but I would dig it. I like the beveled edges and rivets. I'd give every letter rivets and make them look like bright silver letters on a black velvet background, but I'm old school.

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Thanks, guys, I'm glad you dig it. I'm curious to see what dilatedmind thinks. I'll do a weathered version for you, Gorbo - I suspect that the cleanest version will read the best when it's really small, but it would be dope to pimp it out a bit and get some shirts made... group order?

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9 minutes ago, Sisa Belial said:

I'd nearly say yes to a shirt but then I get all the Irish metal heads joining here instead of my own forum and that's not good lol

Maybe we can make you a special black-on-black version that nobody can really make out? 

And, I mean, you could hire me to do a badass logo for your website too... :D What's it called, anyway? 

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Thanks, guys, I'm glad you dig it. I'm curious to see what dilatedmind thinks. I'll do a weathered version for you, Gorbo - I suspect that the cleanest version will read the best when it's really small, but it would be dope to pimp it out a bit and get some shirts made... group order?

I would be game. Our buddy Cody Drasser was supposed to do the same for my other forum, but he's been MIA for some time and we haven't heard any more about it.

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22 minutes ago, Sisa Belial said:

It's called fires of hell 666. Haven't got a bad logo I don't think. It's very quiet there at the moment though. Only up and running for about a week... 

Right on. Good luck with it, hopefully you can get some solid regulars, and get good conversations going. It gets slow around here sometimes, it's been nice having you and Novembrine around to share your thoughts. 

3 minutes ago, BlutAusNerd said:

I would be game. Our buddy Cody Drasser was supposed to do the same for my other forum, but he's been MIA for some time and we haven't heard any more about it.

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Yeah dude, apparently Cody is starting nursing school and just finished recording the new Afterbirth album, so I'm not surprised. He's hardly even on Facebook. In any case I would be happy to help get some shirts made for MF, and I may know a guy locally who can do short runs if we need that. 

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It should pick up after xmas when we start putting gig pictures up. Or maybe it's just wishful thinking and I'm wasting my time lol. Either way I'm not going anywhere, I like it here. And thanks, I don't get told often that it's nice to have me around. You'll soon change your mind when you find out how impossible I can be. ;)

T-shirts are a great idea though, what price range would they be?

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