Darker Digital has announced Kickboxer, a drum machine library for Native Instruments Kontakt 5.
Kickboxer features the sound of analog 808 drum machines processed with high end outboard gear – delivering punchy transients and analog overtones.
On top of the comprehensive analog 808 kit, Kickboxer includes many other analog drum and digital synth bass sounds.
Kickboxer’s internal step sequencer features a piano roll for basslines, a gated reverb and other sequenced effects.
The GUI includes controls for transistor and tube distortion, tape saturation, a ladder filter, a convolution reverb and a bus compressor.
Kickboxer is available for the introductory price of $69 USD until June 19th, 2014 (regular $99 USD).
More information: Darker Digital / Kickboxer
Darker Digital has launched Rompulator, a virtual instrument library for Native Instruments Kontakt, inspired by classic hardware romplers.
The Rompulator is a ROM-Synthesizer for NI Kontakt.
Rompulator is a ROM-synthesizer designed for multi-layer patches built from synthetic basses, brasses, strings, bells, choirs and more.
The carefully designed 49 synthetic instruments, functioning as the basis for Rompulator’s multi-layer patches, give Rompulator a wide range of sound design possibilities and a crystal clear modern sound.
- 200+ patches.
- Three layers per patch.
- Selection of 49 instruments per layer.
- One 3-band EQ and two filters per layer.
- Four filter types per layer (24dB LP, 12dB LP, 12dB HP, Phaser).
- Master FX Section: LP/HP, Delay, Reverb.
- Kontakt 4.2 and Kontakt 5 versions included. (Kontakt 5 Version uses the new K5 ladder filters).
Rompulator is available to purchase for the introductory price of $59 USD until January 1st, 2014 (regular $89 USD).
More information: Darker Digital