Posted By Justin Lee On February 17, 2014 at 12:58 pm Comments Off

Today, Award-winning developer Harmonix announced an original free-to-play, music-driven, first-person, multiplayer shooter for PC – Chroma. Developed in partnership with Hidden Path Entertainment (Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Defense Grid: The Awakening), Chroma completely reimagines the classic Arena FPS formula, infusing fast-paced shooter action with music-driven gameplay. “Chroma has been a dream project of mine for some […]

Posted By Celeste Dobropolski On February 10, 2014 at 11:39 am Comments Off

The era of music games relied heavily upon popular song selections and selling peripherals. Now at the end of the craze, we have seen some more detailed and disciplined approaches to the melding of musician and gamer. Enter BandFuse: Rock Legends – game, tool, and instrument all in one. How does it manage to distinguish […]

Posted By Celeste Dobropolski On December 5, 2013 at 9:55 am Comments Off

Rocksmith hasn’t reinvented the riff, but they’ve reinvented the way you learn how to play guitar. In Rocksmith 2014, players are given all of the best from the original Rocksmith, along with new features to help with faster and more well-rounded learning. The game is teaching oriented, allowing for guitarists of various learning levels to […]

Posted By Justin Lee On November 19, 2013 at 11:54 am Comments Off

Realta Entertainment today is proud to announce that BandFuse: Rock Legends, the music video game where legendary rockers transform players into real-world guitarists, bassists and vocalists, is available now in North America on the Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system. Reinvigorating the music genre with the only […]

Posted By Justin Lee On October 22, 2013 at 3:47 pm Comments Off

Today, Ubisoft announces that Rocksmith 2014 Edition, the fastest way to learn guitar*, is now available at retail throughout North America. Rocksmith 2014 Edition is the sequel to 2011’s immensely popular Rocksmith, which taught over 1.5 million players how to play the guitar by enabling players to plug any real guitar or bass with a […]

Posted By Justin Lee On October 16, 2013 at 2:14 pm Comments Off

Today, Ubisoft revealed the complete tracklist included in Rocksmith 2014 Edition made of 55 songs ranging from the latest hits to classic rock songs. Ten more tracks are revealed today including “Everlong” by Foo Fighters and “Every Breath You Take” by The Police. Players already owning the previous version of Rocksmith (released in 2011) will […]

Posted By Justin Lee On August 21, 2013 at 2:15 pm Comments Off

Ubisoft released today a new trailer for the upcoming Rocksmith 2014 Edition, the fastest way to learn guitar according to an independent national study by Research Strategy Group Inc. The trailer, “An Introduction to Rocksmith 2014 Edition,” is the first gameplay trailer featuring How It Works, the Note Highway, Dynamic Difficulty, Learn-A-Song mode, Riff Repeater, […]

Posted By Justin Lee On June 13, 2013 at 3:06 pm Comments Off

Realta Entertainment has tapped into the excitement of E3 2013 today by unveiling the brand new BandFuse: Rock Legends video “Love Bites…(So Do I)” from the GRAMMY-award winning, hard rock band Halestorm. BandFuse: Rock Legends, coming later this year to Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, is […]

Posted By Justin Lee On January 25, 2012 at 3:29 pm Comments Off

Ubisoft Canada today announced Rocksmith’s Top Pick/Hot Pick Contest, an online competition that challenges both Rocksmith fans and die-hard guitar lovers looking for the best way to show off their artistic talents. This initiative invites the guitar community to submit either their most original pick design or their own guitar performance video based off Megadeth […]

Posted By Celeste Dobropolski On November 22, 2011 at 11:22 am 1 COMMENT

If you’ve ever been to a Guitar Hero or Rock Band tournament, you know there are players out there who are wildly talented at five-rainbow-button guitar. You’ve also undoubtedly heard onlookers exclaim, “Just think of all the time it took them to get that good! Just imagine if they had spent that time on a […]