HY-Plugins has announced version 2.0 of the MPS block-based step sequencer plugin for Windows and Mac.

There are 8 sequencer blocks which can be controlled independently (step size, speed, direction). Block chainer is a step sequencer for triggering sequencer blocks.

There are 4 modulation units available, they are used for modulating seq params and cc outputs.And each modulation unit has 5 modulation engines.

Changes in HY-MPS2

  • Aux control is replaced with timing shift control.
  • Added step “Slur”.
  • Added clock multiplier to each seq block.
  • Added custom scale mode.
  • Step size of Block chainer 16 > 64.
  • Now block chainer can trigger snapshot of seq block.
  • Modulation units 2 > 4.
  • Added 4 new modulation engines (Prob LFO, Step LFO, Multipoint Env, Sample&Hold).
  • Negative Swing depth.
  • Improved plugin GUI.

HY-MPS2 (VST/AU) is available for $40 USD. The update is free for owners of the previous version. A free version with limited features can be downloaded as well.

More information: HY-Plugins