ACTION STRIKES is a radically innovative instrument for huge cinematic percussion. Its state-of-the-art workflow delivers maximum impact with unmatched versatility.
ACTION STRIKES delivers high-impact, cinematic percussion with ultimate playability. 12 full ensembles plus 65 single instruments and 12 carefully-compiled Hit Sets exclusively recorded in uncompromising quality. Hundreds of timeless rhythms, adaptable for any project. And a one-of-a-kind interface that makes creating blockbuster orchestral percussion faster than ever. Become the conductor – this is ACTION STRIKES.
Available as: DOWNLOAD / DVD
ACTION STRIKES gives you 12 carefully-assembled ensembles perfect anywhere the huge sound of a live orchestra is needed. Each ensemble features its own unique sound. To go deeper, mix and match the high, middle or low sections of any ensemble with any other with total freedom. Together you get over 1,700 unique sonic combinations for years of inspiration.
ACTION STRIKES puts a live percussion ensemble under your leadership. Change rhythms on the fly with intuitive key switches – your left hand controls accents while your right hand chooses variations. Bring the sound from a light rumble to a thundering crescendo and back with a quick turn of the mod wheel. Adjust accent strength with the pitch wheel. Even play fills, rolls, and flams on top of your arrangements – all in real-time with ultra-refined control.
Never rely on a generic loop library again. Freely combine 105 time-tested rhythms to develop your own arrangements – each features five variations per ensemble section for countless rhythmic possibilities. You also get 65 single instruments with 32 playable rhythms and 12 playable sets of single hits. Whether your tracks need simple accompaniment or a full-blown percussive assault, your rhythms always fall perfectly into place.
WHAT THE PROS SAY
- “The quality of this library is unbeatable which is why you see it so frequently used among composers. One of the things I love most about this library is the sound of its Mid-low end. I’ll typically layer this library underneath other libraries to really give it a deep, boomy low end that sounds huge in the production. Get your hands on this library, and you’ll know exactly what I mean in a matter of seconds!”
Grant Borland (Composer)
- "Top rating in sound, flexibility, dynamic, concept and handling." // "Hats off!" // "The sounds are great even in the smallest dynamic level and can be increased to a true drum spectacle." // "Action Strikes is a real hit - well designed, easy to use and it sounds just great!" // "Composers get a tool for film, games and trailer music composition that's inspiring, absolutely practical and saves precious time." // "My recommendation: It's a no-brainer!"
SOUND & RECORDING
- "I love composing and writing action sequences and when I heard about your product and watching the demo I was blown up with the quality of it. Action strikes not only helps give my percussion that professional sound that I strive to but it does it in a fraction of the time that I would have spent putting it together instrument by instrument. I can go on and on but with all honesty I simply love this product."
Ash Ebrahim (Composer)
- add huge cinematic percussion to your tracks
- 12 carefully-assembled ensembles + 65 single instruments
- direct the drama with real-time control
- create full arrangements from time-tested rhythms