Oeris introduces the ottobit bit-crushing 500 series module 18/03/15
Affilliate Links help support the site
Ottobit from Meris is a new and unique sound processor in the 500 series modular format. It is designed to give musicians and sound designers tools to sculpt any source into audio reminiscent of early 8 and 16 bit video game soundtracks.
Sample Rate Decimation & Bit Reduction
Pitch Track Enabled Ring Modulator
Tap Tempo controlled Triggered Envelopes & LFO Modifiers
Selectable LFO and Ring Mod Waveshapes
Blendable Ring Mod AM/FM Modulation
Premium analog signal path and 24-bit AD/DA w/ 32 Bit floating point DSP
Designed and built in Los Angeles, CA USA
Meris says that, with all of these tools at your disposal, any audio source can easily be transformed into a video game sound from the early '80s or '90s.
The Meris design team includes Terry Burton who previously founded Strymon, Angelo Mazzocco – Line6's top choice DSP Engineer to the stars (Van Halen, the Edge, Dweezil Zappa, ...) and Creative Director Jinna Kim hailing from L.A.'s leading design studios and who previously created the brand identity for Strymon.
Pricing and Availability: Coming soon. Price: $549 MAP. Available direct from Meris and Vintage King in the USA. Distributed by Sound Network in the UK and Europe.