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Starr Labs 2011 Ztar Model Rock Controller — MIDI guitar/game controller

United States
English
6th January 2011 — From the foundations laid by Starr Labs, the Rock Controller will bring music to everyone, bridging the gap by delivering the best platform for both gaming and playing music!

• 6-Zero latency string-triggers
• 21 fret touch sensitive polyphonic fingerboard
• Advanced Game controller features
• Advanced MIDI controller features
• Support for all major music video game titles and platforms
• Easy and Fun to play games and music
• Seemlessly intergrates with Mac and PC software
• Whammy Bar
• 2 pedal ports
• 4-way progammable hatswitch
• USB & MIDI i/o

The Rock Controller is the ultimate MIDI guitar/game controller. Featuring the same patented fingerboard technology we use on our top of the line professional instruments. The Rock Controller offers incredible functionality and value as a low cost, high performance game controller and MIDI guitar all in one!

The Rock Controller features our zero-latency string triggers, a 4-way joystick, 5-way knife switch, muting system, 2 pedal ports, MIDI & USB i/o, all in a classic electric guitar shape. Multiple user tunings, zoning, maps, layering, and chording, are all available in the programmability of the Rock Controller.

The Rock Controller is NOT a toy. It is the one tool leading the way to the future of interactive music gaming. The era of the gamer interacting in a non-creative way has been waning for years. Gamers, whether novice or advanced, will be able to control guitar/music video games in a more realistic, creative and fun way.

The Rock Controller enables the gamer to easily make the transition from guitar games to real music. Learn guitar techniques and actually play and perform music while interacting with video games or by using a variety of guitar/music teaching software. The Rock Controller can be used as a MIDI and/orUSB guitar controller with any PC or Mac.

The Rock Controller guitar/game controller is the instrument bridging the gap between playing games and playing music.

Rock Controller Key Benefits

• Advanced game controlling features for existing and future guitar/music video games*
• Support for all major music video game titles on computers and gaming consoles
• Based on proven and patented technology from Starr Labs Inc’s 20 years of experience
• 21 fret touch sensitive polyphonic fingerboard
• 6 Velocity sensitive string-triggers
• 6 Velocity sensitive touch pads
• Full MIDI and USB functionality for advanced MIDI control and music performance
• Looks and feels like a real musical instrument (because it IS!)
• Perfect for learning to play guitar and advanced MIDI control programming
• Motion sensor (accelerometer functions)
• Easy and intuitive playability, fun to use!

This original and patented technology used in the Rock Controller line of hybrid game controller/musical instruments was developed by inventor/musician Harvey Starr, founder of Starr Labs Inc., the leader and standard in professional, hand-crafted MIDI guitars. Except no imitations. From the foundations laid by Starr Labs, the Rock Controller will bring music to everyone, bridging the gap by delivering the best platform for both gaming and playing music!
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