The Abuser ,


Aggressive distortion unit. VST2, VST3, AU and AAX

$45.00 $22.50

Add to cart

The Abuser is an aggressive distortion effect ideal to give you a unique sound to your guitars, bass, synthesizers, drums and much more. We programmed a rich sounding distortion to fit in both vintage and modern music styles.

Current version: v1.5.2 (June 2020)

The Abuser Specifications

  • 11 Distortion Algorithms
  • 2 Amplification stages
  • Tone Control
  • 2 Clipping circuits
  • 2 Playback Modes: Regular (with Varispeed) and Sync
  • Envelope Follower for dynamic distortion
  • Feedback

System Requirements


  • Windows 7 64bit o rlater
  • Intel i5 or higher
  • 2GB RAM
  • Screen resolution: 1024×768
  • VST2, VST3, AAX 64-bit host


  • OSX 10.8 or later
  • Intel i5 or higher
  • 2GB RAM
  • Screen resolution: 1024×768
  • VST2, VST3, AU and AAX 64-bit host

In demo mode the plug-in will output silence for 3 seconds every 60 seconds.

The Abuser v1.5.2 – Demo PC
The Abuser v1.5.2 – Demo OSX
The Abuser User Manual download

v1.5.2 (June 2020)
– FIX: Parameters slowdown
– FIX: Silence triggered randomly in some configurations

v1.5.1 (November 2019)
– FIX: Plugin working only on stereo channels

v1.5 (November 2019)
– NEW: Mac OSX Catalina support
– NEW: VST3 plugin format
– NEW: Fuzzy algorithm
– NEW: Notifications system
– BREAKING CHANGE: Dropped 32bit support

v1.4 (September 2018)
– FIX: Noise when bypassed in some DAWs
– FIX: Menus getting keyboard focus
– FIX: Scrambled preset names on High Sierra
– FIX: Installer issues on High Sierra
– FIX: Buttons not automating
– IMP: Reduced file size
– IMP: Framework update

v1.3.1 (October 2016)
– FIX: Env Follower not correctly recalled on preset change and sample rate change.

v1.3 (October 2016)
– NEW: New Framework
– NEW: HQ Mode (4x Oversampling)
– NEW: 10 Waveshaping Modes
– NEW: More presets
– FIX: Automations now report correct values (no more 0-1)

v1.2 (February 2015)
– AAX 32/64 bit support

v1.1 (December 2014)
– Feature: Feedback knob

v1.0 (November 2014)
– Original release

2 reviews for The Abuser

  1. monocycler (verified owner)

    best od-ds plugin in the market,wish it has multi band eq instead tone knob

  2. Snorre Hellekleiv

    Snorre Hellekleiv

    Awesome for adding texture and/or absolutely crushing sounds

Add a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.