Korg and BANDAI NAMCO Studios have announced an update to Korg Gadget, that introduces a new synth engine, Kamata, inspired by the classic video game sounds of the 80s
The new version 2.5 adds the synthesizer Kamata, which features a reconstructed “Waveform Memory Sound Generator”, the sound engine that produced so many legendary game sounds in the eighties.
In addition, Gadget has added two more gadgets:
- Gladstone, which offers genuine drum sounds; and
- Madrid, featuring acoustic bass, electric bass and 6 different amps for creating dynamic bass sounds.
Gadget 2.5 also features 8 new effects.
Here are the new audio demos:
Pricing and Availability
Korg Gadget is available now for US $19.99 in the App Store. The app comes with a collection of software ‘gadgets’, and additional ones are available as in-app purchases.