A step up
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Get tuned into retro gaming sounds
European DSi owners have already had the chance to tinker with the first entry in Abylight's 'Music On' series, the straightforwardly-named Music On: Electronic Keyboard, but the Spanish developer-publisher is ready to unleash a second bout of musical noodling with the imminent arrival of Music On: Retro Keyboard...
“One will be able to perform the soundtrack of the best classic video games how they originally sounded” - said Alberto Gonzalez, producer at Abylight and responsible for over 40 original video game soundtracks since 1989
· Interface inspired by the 80s
· Selection of keyboard, console and computer sounds from the 80s
· Rhythms inspired by the first generation videogames
And also featuring:
· Automatic accompaniment function with chord recognition
· Up to 8 user definable chords
· 5 different styles, each one with 4 variations
· Independent drum, bass and chorus parts
· 6 octave keyboard (2 visible)
· Pitch bend function
· 16 instruments
· Integrated sequencer
· Recording and replay option