Berlin, November 1st, 2011 – Native Instruments is excited to announce that DAMAGE is now available in stores worldwide. Created by premier sound design house Heavyocity and powered by the latest KONTAKT 5 engine, the new software instrument provides hard-hitting cinematic percussion for professional movie scoring and high-impact music production, adding true wide-screen character to any dramatic piece of music.
As the successor of Heavyocity’s universally acclaimed “Evolve” series, DAMAGE contains over 700 percussive loops as well as 58 kits, based on over 25,000 individual samples recorded in 24bit/96kHz using state of-the-art equipment. As a KONTAKT-powered instrument, DAMAGE offers all relevant playback and sound shaping functionality through the free KONTAKT PLAYER software. All sounds can also be loaded into the full version of the KONTAKT 5 sampler for advanced sound editing.
A new video offering a glimpse behind the scenes and in-depth information on the instrument is available on YouTube at:
DAMAGE is available from authorized dealers and in the NI Online Shop for a suggested retail price of $339 / 299 EUR.
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