VCV Rack 2 Free/Pro released

It is finally there!
There is a commercial version now which’s distinctive feature over the free version is that it works as a VST plugin inside various DAWs.
But there are many other convenient changes that are also available in the free open source version again.
Here an overview video of the new features:

MPE is a little hidden: One has to click a module (e.g. MIDI-CV) and set polyphony mode to MPE (and in most cases polyphony channels to non monophonic). Many modules are polyphonic, so (in contrast to a hardware eurorack system) one cable can transport up to 16 CV signals for different voices at once. Not all third party modules support poly cables, the ones that do can be found under the “polyphonic” tag in the module browser. There are hundreds (thousands?) of modules by now.
But poly signals can also be split (and recombined), so one can also create several voices with the modules that “only” support mono-CV - the classic way one would with analog modulars, with module chains per voice.
Looking good!


Yeah bought and installed last night - took hours as servers were swamped !

It’s good !
Though first MPE patch I create just crashes as soon as it gets input :frowning:
( non mpe patches were fine )

servers seem ok this morning… just install on my other Mac and it all installed updated immediately!

some good news, they seem to have fixed the graphics issues I was seeing on my M1 with 4k monitor. so worth it for that alone.

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Thanks for the heads-up.
DAW integration is the one I’ve been waiting for all along.
Sound Stage is a very nice feature and the secondary Host module could find me using it in strange ways too …
Time for them to take my money methinks. :+1: