BaseHead Ultra is a SFX searching Beast!

If you are a Sound Designer for video games or feature films using a DAW like Nuendo, REAPER or Pro Tools and want to speed up your workflow, then this is the tool for you!



Also Includes 25,569+ FREE Sound Effects!

Search with  Sniper like Precision!
with 50+ Fields of searchable Metadata and four Separate Search/Input fields that allow for Deep and Thesaurus based searches to help you can find what you need with pinpoint accuracy.

 The Audio Engine

  • 16 channel Interleaved or Split Playback Metering with Individual Channel Extraction.
  • Stereo, Mono and Fold Down Downmix buttons with Solos’ and Mutes available on the Quick Access Panel.
  • Split LCR, Quad, 5.0 ,5.1 and Recorder A Channel file Playback.
  • Ambisonic B-Format Interleaved Playback
  • Choose between FILM, SMPTE and DTS playback channel orders.

Tweakers Delight!
Twist your SFX with the pitchFX X/Y Matrix on the Process Panel while playing in reverse AND all while running thru VST Plugins!  Get the sound you want and press “S” to Spot the file exactly as heard on the timeline in your favorite workstation software.

Mark it Up!
View, Add and Edit CUE, Region and Loop Markers from Wavelab, SoundForge etc…. directly on the Waveform.  Also set Sync points that transfer with an offset to your DAW.

Capture the Moment!
with Performance Multi-take Recordings never miss a knob twist or a fader move.  Keep recording takes till the cows come home and then go back and choose the ones to transfer your DAW and the unused recording will be discarded automatically on quit.

Metadata Tools Galore!

The most Flexible Licensing Anywhere!

  • You can bind your licenses to your System drive, USB Flash Drive or iLok.
  • OR try our new CloudBased Licenses perfect for WFH users!
  • Facilities can use our new multiple floating license system on a VM License Server to use over LAN/WAN.
  • Jump between license containers at will with Self Manageable Licensing.

Hardwired Support for these fine DAW’s,  but any other can be used via Drag and Drop!

Check out the comparison chart below for the 4 different tasty flavors available.
All Premium licenses below are Perpetual and never time out and die!
and No Stupid Subscriptions!




Each version was designed with these target users in mind basically…
– Sound Designers, SFX Vendors and Librarians
– SFX, Dialog, and Foley Editors
– Video Editors, Musicians, Music Editor and Re-Recording mixers.
FREE – Anyone getting started out the audio world that wants to start their career off right.

Try basehead  FREE for 15 days!

Tech Specs 

System Requirements:
Windows 10 – Win 11
macOS 10.15 thru macOS 14.4 (Intel/Apple Silicon)