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  • Discussion Review: Rock Band 3

    Discussion Review: Rock Band 3

    Rock Band has clearly supplanted Guitar Hero as the favored instrument controller based music game franchise, and this year’s third main installment comes with a lot of hype and a ton of new features. But is Rock Band 3 really all it’s been cracked up […]

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  • Dance Central’s Complete Track List is a Real Rump Shaker

    Dance Central’s Complete Track List is a Real Rump Shaker

    Wanna know what songs you’ll be shaking your groove thing to when Dance Central drops it like it’s hot on November 4th? You’re in luck, as Harmonix and MTV Games have unveiled the complete track list for the body controlled Xbox 360 Kinect dancing game. […]

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  • This is the Complete Rock Band 3 Set List

    This is the Complete Rock Band 3 Set List

    At 83 songs, the Rock Band 3 on-disc set list is 10 tracks shy of the Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock set list, but in terms of quality and diversity RB3 may just edge out its rockin’ rival. We’ll find out on October 26th when […]

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  • Dance Central Trailer Pushes It, Pushes It Real Good

    Dance Central Trailer Pushes It, Pushes It Real Good

    Salt-N-Pepa’s “Push It” gets feature billing in this new trailer for Dance Central, the Xbox 360 Kinect dancing game from Harmonix.

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  • Bob Marley, Rammstein and More Bring International Flavor to Rock Band 3

    Bob Marley, Rammstein and More Bring International Flavor to Rock Band 3

    Expanding upon previously announced Rock Band 3 international acts, which include Phoenix (France), Ida Maria (Norway), Juanes (Colombia), Metric (Canada) and The Vines (Australia), MTV Games and Harmonix have announced 10 more songs to be featured as part of the game’s 83-song on-disc soundtrack. Two […]

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  • Review: Green Day: Rock Band

    Review: Green Day: Rock Band

    Guitar Hero is widely considered the most whored-out franchise going right now, and I would agree with that. But Rock Band sure seems intent on catching up. Two base games have already been released, a third is on the way, the series expanded to the […]

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  • These Publishers Are Working on Project Natal Projects

    These Publishers Are Working on Project Natal Projects

    Project Natal specifics are still slim, but at the Tokyo Game Show Microsoft is proudly touting the third-party support its controller-free, full-body motion sensing camera has accrued since its E3 unveil.

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  • Review: Rock Band Unplugged

    Review: Rock Band Unplugged

    I know this may be hard for younger gamers to believe, but it wasn’t too long ago that rhythm/music games were played by matching button presses with regular ol’ controllers rather than plastic guitars, drums and microphones. Before Guitar Hero and Rock Band, Harmonix rocked […]

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  • LEGO: Rock Band…Really!?

    LEGO: Rock Band…Really!?

    OK, this LEGO thing is going too far now. While Star Wars, Indiana Jones and Batman all at least made sense, LEGO: Rock Band is about the most blatant money grab of a licensed game I’ve ever seen. Worse yet, it makes absolutely no sense. […]

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  • Rock Band Unplugged Rocks PSP June 9th, Rockin’ New PSP Entertainment Pack Announced

    Rock Band Unplugged Rocks PSP June 9th, Rockin’ New PSP Entertainment Pack Announced

    Rock Band Unplugged takes center stage today as Harmonix, EA and MTV Games have officially pulled the curtain back on the first PSP edition in the popular Rock Band franchise. Rock Band Unplugged, in collaborative development by Harmonix and Backbone Entertainment, is set for a […]

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