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Guitar Hero to return for PS4 and Xbox One, Rock Band too

Guitar Hero to return for PS4 and Xbox One, Rock Band too

By 24 February 2015

After news of a possible return for Rock Band emerged yesterday it now seems that Activision is to resurrect the Guitar Hero franchise with an all-new take for the new generation of consoles. Little is officially known about the plans, but Kotaku has... >>

Rock Band developer Harmonix tries Kickstarter for new Amplitude music video game

Rock Band developer Harmonix tries Kickstarter for new Amplitude music video game

By 5 May 2014

Developer Harmonix wants your help in making the next version of Amplitude for the new PlayStation 4 console. Amplitude is a Sony-published video game that released in 2003 for the PlayStation 2. The game's developer, Harmonix, is also well-known for... >>

VIDEO: Rock Band of the future - augmented reality style

VIDEO: Rock Band of the future - augmented reality style

By 31 August 2010

Musician and ex-pro Guitar Hero player (no, really) Freddie Wong has given us a glimpse of what he believes will be the future for Rock Band and such games. And why not? Combining augmented reality (graphical overlay) onto real instruments may be some... >>

Green Day: Rock Band - Xbox 360
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Green Day: Rock Band - Xbox 360

By 18 June 2010

While last year's The Beatles: Rock Band wasn't the runaway success its developer, Harmonix, might have hoped for, it did succeed in setting a new benchmark for single-band editions of a music game. Rock Band: AC/DC and Guitar Hero: Aerosmith didn't offer... >>

VIDEO: Rock Band 3 demoed at E3

VIDEO: Rock Band 3 demoed at E3

By 17 June 2010

If you've been following Pocket-lint over the last few weeks then you'll know that we're a tad excited about the forthcoming Rock Band 3 title. We almost squealed with delight when we received confirmation that there would be a keyboard option in the... >>

Rock Band 3 accessories announced

Rock Band 3 accessories announced

By 11 June 2010

Mad Catz has unleashed the official accessories range for the much anticipated Rock Band 3 game, which will be hitting consoles later this year. And, to tie in with rumours of a keyboard option that have been floating around, there is a wireless keyboard... >>

Killer keyboards in Rock Band 3?

Killer keyboards in Rock Band 3?

By 26 May 2010

It's amazing the hype that one little screen grab can generate. Following the release of a Green Day Rock Band demo to Xbox Live gold subscribers, a wave of keyboard-related rumours have sprung up in the webiverse. And it's all because the exit screen... >>

You Rock Guitar - jam like Jimi with this digital axe

You Rock Guitar - jam like Jimi with this digital axe

By 14 May 2010

If you're a fan of guitar gaming, but you want to turn it up to 11, then the You Rock Guitar could be just the thing. It's a digital guitar, complete with 22 fret full scale neck, optimised fret spacing and six steel strings. The You Rock Guitar has the... >>

Green Day Rock Band gets release date

Green Day Rock Band gets release date

By 12 March 2010

Harmonix may have just announced Rock Band 3, but before that arrives there's the small matter of Green Day Rock Band for the company to contend with. The title, which we first heard word of back in December, will be arriving on shelves on 8 June. That... >>

Rock Band 3 confirmed, due Christmas 2010

Rock Band 3 confirmed, due Christmas 2010

By 10 March 2010

Harmonix looks set to keep on expanding its Rock Band franchise, officially announcing Rock Band 3, which will be coming out in time for Christmas 2010. It'll be created by Harmonix, published by MTV Games and distributed by Electronic Arts. The company... >>