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parawave
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309 posts since 15 Mar, 2016 from Germany

Post Mon Oct 03, 2016 11:14 am

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RAPID is a modern polyphonic hybrid synthesizer designed to bring together fast workflow and powerful synthesis techniques. The unique layer engine that powers RAPID lets you shape and customize all aspects of your sounds, resulting in dynamic and fat patches, ready for production, performance or simply inspiration.

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The Power of Layers:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijW7coACeyE

Colourful Sounds:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0nLbHUI5Uwk

Factory Sounds (Demo Showcase):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X_LMXfRVkc8

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Jorgeelalto
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412 posts since 31 May, 2015 from the Iberian Peninsula

Re: RAPID Synthesizer - Announcement

Post Mon Oct 03, 2016 11:24 am

Serial? Great! Let's see the price, and that wavetable sound...

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jacqueslacouth
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1116 posts since 18 Nov, 2004 from The Liberated People's Republic of Straya

Re: RAPID Synthesizer - Announcement

Post Mon Oct 03, 2016 11:31 am

Yikes, that is one seriously ugly synth!

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Chris-S
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2658 posts since 10 Nov, 2013 from Germany

Re: RAPID Synthesizer - Announcement

Post Mon Oct 03, 2016 11:34 am

Hi Mirko,
looks good. Another HQ synth from Germany. :tu:

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phreaque
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960 posts since 17 Jul, 2007 from Baghdad-Iq

Re: RAPID Synthesizer - Announcement

Post Mon Oct 03, 2016 11:37 am

Wow! You guys did the ultimate hybridization of Spire & Serum..
Price please :) ?
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mladi
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856 posts since 14 Apr, 2016 from Germany

Re: RAPID Synthesizer - Announcement

Post Mon Oct 03, 2016 11:55 am

Sounds really good! :tu:

The GUI remember me of Alchemy (a little).. :)
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toby
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596 posts since 28 Apr, 2002 from Canada

Re: RAPID Synthesizer - Announcement

Post Mon Oct 03, 2016 12:03 pm

This synthesizer is a beast!
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chk071
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22455 posts since 11 Apr, 2010 from Germany

Re: RAPID Synthesizer - Announcement

Post Mon Oct 03, 2016 12:10 pm

Wow, so many nice synths announced these days. :tu:

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toby
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596 posts since 28 Apr, 2002 from Canada

Re: RAPID Synthesizer - Announcement

Post Mon Oct 03, 2016 12:14 pm

chk071 wrote:Wow, so many nice synths announced these days. :tu:
Yes what a time to be alive :D
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recursive one
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4369 posts since 7 Feb, 2013

Re: RAPID Synthesizer - Announcement

Post Mon Oct 03, 2016 12:21 pm

Sounds not bad, as far as I can tell from this compressed to death and drenched in reverb demo clip. Wavetable cababilities seem a bit rudimentary compared to Serum or Icarus, but limitations are not always bad, at least PWM, RM and hardsync are here.

What can be a modulation target? Can you modulate the wavetable morphing or effect parameters with LFO's or MSEGs?
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MirkoVanHauten
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154 posts since 12 Mar, 2016

Re: RAPID Synthesizer - Announcement

Post Mon Oct 03, 2016 12:28 pm

did you got inspired by the Avenger from Vengeance Sound or vice versa? because Mirko Ruta worked for them... both synths are pretty similar. what's unique in Rapid?
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starflakeprj
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1232 posts since 28 Feb, 2015

Re: RAPID Synthesizer - Announcement

Post Mon Oct 03, 2016 12:29 pm

Oh, c'mon...not another one...I feel the urge to buy. I'm going to be ruined :)
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recursive one
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4369 posts since 7 Feb, 2013

Re: RAPID Synthesizer - Announcement

Post Mon Oct 03, 2016 12:36 pm

MirkoVanHauten wrote:did you got inspired by the Avenger from Vengeance Sound or vice versa? and Mirko worked for them. both synths are pretty similar. what's unique in Rapid?
Avenger has about 100 times more features, Rapid seems to cater people who basically need ready to use sounds with some tweakabilty and don't want to go really deep.

Both seems to be alternatives to Nexus of some kind, but while Avenger gives you all the tools to built every Nexus preset from scratch (and way more), this one offers you important controls but still mostly relies on samples and wavetables, as I can understand from the above featureset
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Kalamata Kid
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4125 posts since 27 Jul, 2001 from Tarpon Springs, Florida, USA

Re: RAPID Synthesizer - Announcement

Post Mon Oct 03, 2016 12:40 pm

I had plans to join GASA (Gear Acquisition Syndrome Anonymous)
shortly but now seeing all the new VSTi's my membership will have
wait till 2017.
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parawave
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309 posts since 15 Mar, 2016 from Germany

Re: RAPID Synthesizer - Announcement

Post Mon Oct 03, 2016 12:48 pm

Jorgeelalto wrote:Serial? Great! Let's see the price, and that wavetable sound...
I know right? KVR seems to love Serialz.
jacqueslacouth wrote:Yikes, that is one seriously ugly synth!
But Sir, why do you have to call my child ugly. It breaks my heart!
Chris-S wrote:Hi Mirko,
looks good. Another HQ synth from Germany. :tu:
Mirko Ruta is the creator of the Factory Sounds and Wavetables, not me :wink:
phreaque wrote:Wow! You guys did the ultimate hybridization of Spire & Serum..
Price please :) ?
I don't know. Maybe you could come up with a price tag?
mladi wrote:Sounds really good! :tu:

The GUI remember me of Alchemy (a little).. :)
Only a little. Let's remember Alchemy, who died in vain.
recursive one wrote:What can be a modulation target? Can you modulate the wavetable morphing or effect parameters with LFO's or MSEGs?
Almost anything, and of course the morph slider too.
starflakeprj wrote:Oh, c'mon...not another one...I feel the urge to buy. I'm going to be ruined :)
Ruined but you will live happy after all.
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