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Rock Band

Rock Band is a music game created by the authors of Guitar Hero. It allows us to become stars of a rock band consisting of guitarists: lead and bass as well as a drummer and vocalist.

Party | music | multiplayer | co-op | splitscreen

Rock Band cover

Official website

Game mode: single / multiplayer

Multiplayer mode: common screen, players: 1-4

game release date:

20Nov2007

PS3 X360

18Dec2007

PS2

22Jun2008

Wii

Rock Band, an all-new platform for music fans and gamers to interact with music like never before. Rock Band will allow gamers to perform music from the world's biggest rock artists with their friends as a virtual band using drum, bass/lead guitar and microphone peripherals, in addition to offering deep online connectivity. Built on unprecedented deals with the world's biggest record labels and music publishers, the music featured in Rock Band will span all genres of rock and include many of the master recordings from the biggest songs and artists of all time.

The leading music publishers - EMI Music Publishing and Warner/Chappell Music - are allowing unrivaled access to their catalogs of incredible songs for use in Rock Band. The record labels - EMI Music, Hollywood Records, Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Universal Music Group's Universal Music Enterprises and Warner Music Group's Rhino Entertainment - have agreed to supply master recordings by their artists for use in the game.

System requirements

Microsoft Xbox 360

Microsoft Xbox 360

Uses: Xbox Live

Sony PlayStation 2

Sony PlayStation 2

Uses: memory card 8 MB

The life and death of Guitar Hero and Rock Band series
The life and death of Guitar Hero and Rock Band series

article 04 February 2018 13:07

Have you ever heard the term 'peripheral-based rhythm games'? It sounds weird, but it regards none other than Guitar Hero and Rock Band franchises. Two giants which both lost in their fight for devoted fans. How come their reign ended so abruptly?

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