A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this game.
This music creation game teaches kids that creating music can be fun and exciting.
Ease of Play
The controls are complicated to use. Learning the complex and deep composition and editing elements offered in this software require patience.
Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that KORG DS-10 Plus is a remarkably detailed music creation software that mimics all the functions of sophisticated synthesizers and drum machines. Younger kids may find fiddling around fun, but learning the complex and deep composition and editing elements requires patience and determination that players younger than 12 may not have.
Is It Any Good?
KORG DS-10 Plus is a very impressive music creation tool that offers literally unlimited choices for composing multi-track songs using a fairly basic interface. This software is really more musical instrument than game, though it does have high fun and replayability factors. Learning the finer points of music track building, however, requires careful study of the manual and real practice with and exploration of the features. The only drawback is a lack of explanatory text and tutorial. The payoff for learning, however, is very rich musical experience that is well worth the effort.
Online interaction: Players can link to other NIntendo DS users to download their musical compositions and add to them.
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