Hello, Der Oto!

There is a fantastic new update for any Oto Biscuit owners out there – if you were on the fence about getting one, this should certainly shove you over! For those of you unfamiliar with the Biscuit, it’s an innovative effects processor that combines 8-bit converters and digital processing with analog resonant filters. It’s pretty amazing at transforming anything fed through it, into something much richer, crunchier and far more interesting. Since the hardware was released there have been a number of firmware updates that have added additional functionality, like more effect types to existing devices (at no extra cost!).

The latest firmware update, called “Der OTO,” has expanded the Biscuit from an effects processor into a full fledged two oscillator Monosynth with 16 step sequencer. Here is a nice video from OTO showing off some of the sounds you can get out of this update:

If you want to hear a bit more Biscuit, then why not check out the original into video from OTO…

as well as the awesome demo that CL516 created.

If you have a Biscuit and want to grab the “Der Oto” updated firmware then head over to the Oto Support page and download it. If you don’t have a Biscuit and you think this all looks awesome you can buy a OTO Machines Biscuit here.