Create beautiful music simply and easily! Save your compositions and share them with friends and the world. Interesting characters are fun for both kids and adults. The musical staff is welcoming, you can leverage your existing knowledge of music or expand it through experimentation. Enjoy!
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Positive (23) - 86% of the 23 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Jan 30, 2020

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Note: This Early Access game is not complete and may or may not change further. If you are not excited to play this game in its current state, then you should wait to see if the game progresses further in development. Learn more

What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“Releasing in Early Access allows us to gather important feedback from people interested in shaping the direction of the product. Though the game is fully functional there is a list of features we'd like to have before calling it a full release. Gathering feedback from the community helps to make sure that the 1.0 version is a true masterpiece!”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“Our current estimation is that the game will be in Early Access for three to six months while we finish up the final features on our roadmap to 1.0”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“The following features are planned for the 1.0 release:

  • ✔️ Key Signatures
  • ✔️ Minimap Navigation
  • ✔️ SoundFont Support
  • ✔️ MIDI Support
  • Customizable Sprites
  • Custom Audio Effects
  • Fully Customizable 3D Shader Effects
  • Effects Automation

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“- 20+ Instruments
- 4 Global Audio Effects
- 3/4, 4/4, and 5/4 Time Signatures
- Adjustable Quantization
- Stereophonic Audio
- Exporting .wav and .mp3 files
- MIDI Keyboard Input”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“The price will not change after leaving early access though it may increase a little over time as more advanced features are added.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“There is an active Discord community join in and share your feedback!”
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“The most accessible remake of the muisc mode to date”
9000 – Journal of Literature and Art Studies

About This Game

Do you like making music? If so Paint Composer is the perfect game to expand your creativity. The simple interface, versatile sounds, and fun characters will make all of your musical dreams come true. Compose songs effortlessly! Easily share your creations with the world by creating a link that anyone can follow to see and hear what you've come up with.

Export your music as: .mp3, .wav, .midi. You can even export .mp4 videos to upload to your favorite video hosting platforms! Import songs from .midi files, use custom SoundFonts, create custom video effects, even use your own sprites and characters. There is no limit to what you can create!

I hope you have as much fun playing with Paint Composer as I had making it.

- Daniel X Moore

System Requirements

SteamOS + Linux
    • OS *: Windows 7+
    • Processor: x86, x64
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Storage: 300 MB available space
* Starting January 1st, 2024, the Steam Client will only support Windows 10 and later versions.
    • OS: macOS 10.10+
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Storage: 300 MB available space
* Starting February 15, 2024, the Steam Client will no longer support 32-bit games or macOS 10.14 or lower.
    • OS: Ubuntu 18.04+
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Storage: 300 MB available space

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