Scanning wavetable synthesizers are practically a must if you’re an EDM producer today. Among these powerhouses, one stands out above the rest, at least in the hearts of many producers. This is Serum by Xfer records. However, this Christmas 2016, Vengeance Sound, the folks responsible for the Nexus rompler, introduced a new synthesizer based on a powerful wavetable synthesis engine, along with multisample playback capability. Avenger is a powerful synth. But can it hold its own against a heavyweight like Serum?