NAMM 2024: “Able to capture the essence of what we bring to music” – Neural DSP crushed it with Archetype: Gojira. Now the go-to metal plugin is about to become Quad Cortex compatible

Neural DSP Archetype: Gojira X
(Image credit: Neural DSP)

NAMM 2024: Neural DSP’s Archetype: Gojira has become one of the dominant metal guitar plugins since its launch three years ago, but things move pretty fast in the plugin world. 

Now Neural has announced Archetype: Gojira X – a useful (free) update of modern metal maestro Joe Duplantier’s existing plugin that adds some handy features – and the promise of Quad Cortex compatibility to follow shortly.

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Matt Parker
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Matt is Features Editor for Before that he spent 10 years as a freelance music journalist, interviewing artists for the likes of Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, MusicRadar,, DJ Mag and Electronic Sound. In 2020, he launched, which aims to share the ideas that make creative lifestyles more sustainable. He plays guitar, but should not be allowed near your delay pedals.