Reverb Firmware Download

How to upgrade your Reverb's firmware

1) download the firmware file here:

Download Firmware Version 3.04
MD5 Checksum: 4815e7ec5c910f9483309f3325763416

OR

Download Newest Beta Firmware Version 4.00
MD5 Checksum:bd618b2d76019c56ffbe3099e3c37e6a

 

2) copy the file to the root directory of a high-capacity SD card that's been formatted FAT32.

3) insert the SD card then power on the pedal.

4) The preset LEDs should marquee yellow for a bit, then all turn green when the update is complete.

5) remove sd card, cycle the pedal's power, and you're good!

Change Log

All versions and their md5sums are kept at http://assets.empresseffects.com/firmware/reverb
4.00 (beta date: May 30, 2017)
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- added hacky preset spillover. (thanks Ian Jarrold and Rob Leishman)
- added insert loop. (thanks Josh Cowell) 
  - in advanced configuration, signal configuration now has four options. The last two are "Insert Pre Effect" and "Insert Post Effect"
  - right out/in acts as insert. 
- making infinite hold more infinite and less "infinite". (thanks Ian Jarrold)

3.04 (production date: February 24, 2017)
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- fixed bug with shop tester that was failing good pedals.

3.03 (production date: December 12, 2016)
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- "total lockdown" mode added to "knob lock" in advanced config. It's the 3rd option. It disables saving of presets.
- dry signal was being momentarily cut when going from a full wet preset to bypass to full dry preset
- shop tester was occasionally mis-writing factory settings

3.02 (production date: November 7, 2016)
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- made shop tester easier to use

3.01 (production date: September 27, 2016)
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- fixed bug with shop tester

3.00 (beta date: September 15, 2016)
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- added Glummer mode (Green Sparkle). Octave down and up. (thanks to Jim Quarnstrom) 
    Thing controls are "octave down blend" and "octave up amount".
- added Casper mode (Green Ghost). A friendlier less spooky ghost. (thanks to Landon Bailey)
    Thing controls are "modulation" and "diffusion".
- added Destroyer Pad mode (Red Beer). For sternly communicating with misbehaving household appliances. (thanks to Josh Cowell)
    Things controls are "robot screams" and "pitch shift".

2.06 (beta date: August 25, 2016)
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- fixed issue with advanced config option "Startup Engaged and load Preset 1" not working
  properly. (thanks to Brian Black)

2.05 (beta date: August 23, 2016)
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- fixed issue with red reverse. max tap tempo time was longer than max RAM available, which would cause 
  very loud scary sounds. (thanks to Paul Uhl)

2.04 (beta date: July 26, 2016)
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- fixed issue with mix taper when using digital dry (like in lo-fi mode or
  when cab sim is engaged)
- fixed issue with big thing2 changes causing clicks in audio. Unfortunately the clicks are
  unavoidable in some modes with both thing1 and thing2 changes.
- fixed issue with heavy midi input causing pedal to freeze. (thanks Josh Cowell)
- started adding stuff for the upcoming looper.

2.03 (beta date: July 6, 2016)
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- fixed expression pedal bug where assigning expression pedal to too many
  parameters was freezing pedal (thanks to Takeo Yamamoto)
- chose mix taper from 2.01 due to popular vote.

2.01 and 2.02 (beta date: June 19, 2016) 
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- added Tremverb mode. It's the forth submode (yellow) of the modulation mode. (thanks to Frank Biewer)
- can now change presets using a MIDI CC#11 message (thanks to Rob Leishman)
- modified mix knob taper. 2.01 and 2.02 have slightly different tapers. 
  going to hold a poll in the Voting Forum to pick the winner (thanks to Travis Salisbury)

1.00 (production date: May 24, 2016)
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- initial release