Native Instruments has introduced Massive Threat
(, a new, US$59
Kore-powered instrument that specifically caters to cutting-edge
electronic music styles. For use with Kore 2 and the free Kore Player
as well as with the original Massive synthesizer, Massive Threat
offers a palette of futuristic basses, leads, soundscapes and dynamic

Massive Threat provides 200 KoreSounds with eight morphable Sound
Variations each, resulting in 1,600 individual sounds. Parameter
assignments allow for immediate, intuitive sound tweaking in Kore 2
and Kore Player, according to the folks at Native Instruments. Full
musical metadata for all presets also makes Massive Threat integrate
with any individual collection of Kore-Powered instruments.