CRI Middleware, a pioneering developer for major game consoles since 1983, and Emmy® Award-winning plug-in developer McDSP, have partnered to bring McDSP plug-ins to the CRI audio middleware platform called CRI ADX2. ADX2’s high performance sound engine and tools, coupled with the power and flexibility of McDSP plug-ins, makes for an incredible middleware platform for developing the next generation of sounds for games worldwide.
McDSP plug-ins now available on CRI Middleware’s ADX2 platform include FutzBox, the ML1 Mastering Limiter, the AE600 Active Equalizer, and the Emmy® Award-winning SA-2 Dialog Processor. Downloads, demos, and licensing options can be found at CRI Middleware’s web site www.criware.com.
“We are very excited to see what ADX2 users will produce with this amazing collection of audio tools!”, says McDSP CEO, CTO and founder Colin McDowell. “We are grateful for the opportunity to work with CRI Middleware, and look forward to a long and prosperous business together.”
“We are extremely pleased to be able to provide a more amazing game sound development platform by incorporating McDSP, which contributes to the quality improvement of a number of audio processes with innovative technology.”, says CRI’s CEO Masao Oshimi. “With McDSP, ADX2 will enable new sound expression and will further enrich the user experience. “
More information is available at www.criware.com.
McDSP is an innovative and award-winning Silicon Valley audio software company founded in 1998 by Colin McDowell. McDSP technology can be found in pro audio plug-ins for popular digital audio workstations including Pro Tools, Logic, Cubase, and Avid live sound systems. McDSP audio algorithms are also used by companies such as Audiokinetic, Bioware, and Microsoft, and in consumer products like the LouderLogic iOS audio player.
CRI Middleware (3698:TYO) pioneered audio and video codec technology with SEGA® in the early ’90’s and is now a leading provider of cross-platform audio and video solutions for interactive media. CRIWARE® includes ADX2 audio middleware featuring an intuitive, DAW-like authoring tool, and a highly-optimized audio engine, and Sofdec2, the feature-rich solution for video encoding and playback. CRIWARE® is used in almost 4,000 games including Destiny® series (Activision®) and Final Fantasy® XV (Square Enix®).