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Native Instruments releases True Strike Tension

Native Instruments True Strike Tension

Native Instruments has released True Strike Tension, a new KORE SoundPack featuring percussive, suspenseful sounds for cinematic scores.

TRUE STRIKE TENSION offers 1 GB of unique sounds that add a powerful “Hollywood impact” to the sonic repertoire of KORE 2 and KORE PLAYER. The renowned cinematic sampling house ProjectSAM, worked in partnership with NI on this KORE SOUNDPACK, handpicking the samples from their acclaimed True Strike 2 library. This KORE SOUNDPACK offers a selection of impressive percussive sounds from all over the world designed to heighten the dramatic tension of any scene. Utilizing Kore’s KONTAKT engine, TRUE STRIKE TENSION allows for sophisticated real-time sound manipulation that will keep your audience on the edge of their seats.

True Strike Tension features

  • 30 KoreSounds (complete kits including a wide range of sounds).
  • Processed percussion and drum sounds like the West African djembe and kenkeni, Japanese okedo-daiko, Middle Eastern darabuka and North African bendir.
  • The controller assignments and eight Sound Variations in KORE 2 and KORE PLAYER allow advanced, intuitive tweaking and manipulation of all sounds. The ability to morph them into each other allows for edgy textures and unsettling atmospheres, perfect for creating drama and suspense for any scene or sequence.
  • The drum kits can also be loaded into the KONTAKT 3 full versions.

True Strike Tension is available now for download and costs $79 USD / 69 EUR.

Visit Native Instruments for more information and audio demos.

Rob Papen BLUE II

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