IK Multimedia offers a free Memory-V synth rompler. You have to be/become a newsletter subscriber and then install the free version of Syntronik, which the Memory-V is a part of (video instruction). This offer is limited to Feb 26th !
Vital has been updated and now features custom skins amongst other things (For Pro users and subscribers). Vital is a cool wavetable synth for a nice price (80$). Free version available with 75 presets and 25 wavetables.
Uraleq is a free advanced multiband processor with flexible parameters and comprehensive Mid/Side processing. More free plugins can be found under the link.
Download all abandoned Darkware plugins from Jack Dark here. These 32 Bit plugins might need something like Jbridge to run but are still worth it.
Here are 3 examples:
CHOW Tape Model is aphysical model of an analog tape machine, implemented as a free audio plugin.
CHOW Tape is currently available in the following formats:
Ton-Geraet 1 is a free plugin synth which is based on a SID chip and then taken further.
The bx_subfilter is a free plugin that borrows from the “Filter” section of its larger counterpart, the bx_subsynth. It’s the perfect plugin for anyone who loves the bx_subsynth’s unique approach to low-end filtering, but doesn’t need the subharmonic synthesis.
You need to have a (free) account at Plugin Boutique.
Bedroom Producers Blog releases BPB Saturator, a freeware tube and tape saturation effect in VST, VST3, AU, and AAX plugin formats for digital audio workstations on Windows 10 and macOS.
Giant verb feat.:
Total feedback up to 100% (=infinite decay time)
Analog input behavior: pre-warmth factor
Reverb modulation for smooth & discrete chorusing
Direct & intuitive UI, optimized for sound over technical stuff
Ultra low space (5 Mo), super light CPU use (~0%) so you can use it on live sessions without latency
Texture is an easy to use granular reverb with pitch shifting and mid/side mode. Texture can transform any sound into an ambient soundscape, or add that drone vibe to your tracks. This plugin was inspired by the techniques used in the soundtrack and sound design of the award-winning indie game The Swapper.