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Is Harmonix Developing Vidrhythm? [Update: Yes]

By Spencer . July 6, 2011 . 3:20am

Harmonix may be busy with Dance Central 2, but the music game maker may have another project in the pipeline. Harmonx recently filed a trademark for Vidrhythm in the USA.

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ESRB Rating Hints At A Few More Dance Central Songs

By Spencer . August 12, 2010 . 4:36am

When the ESRB examined Dance Central they scanned the game’s lyrics. Their rating warns parents of suggestive phrases and also unintentionally reveals a few songs.

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Rock Band also coming to the PS2… in Europe

By Spencer . August 22, 2007 . 1:07am

Not to be left out of the party the Playstation 2 is getting a version of Rock Band in “early” 2008. Not much is known about it except Rock Band on the PS2 will have some of the modes from the next-gen versions and “new game elements specific to the platform”. Vague huh?   The […]

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MTV and Electronic Arts team up to make a Guitar Hero competitor

By Spencer . April 2, 2007 . 8:05am

Veteran Guitar Hero developer, Harmonix, (now owned by MTV) and Electronic Arts are working on a new title called Rock Band for the PS3 and Xbox 360. Rock Band has a similar premise as Guitar Hero except Rock Band has more instruments. Players can use a drum, bass/lead guitar and microphone to sing with their […]

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Elmo Guitar Hero controller

By Spencer . November 7, 2006 . 12:54pm

In one parent’s quest to play Guitar Hero with their two year old daughter he made a child’s guitar SG controller out of a toy Elmo Guitar. The guts are a PS1 controller remapped on Sesame Street buttons. Since there are only four buttons compared to five on a standard Guitar Hero SG controller you […]

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The Ant Commandos comment on their counter suit

By Spencer . September 27, 2006 . 11:02am

RedOctane once a major distributor and manufacturer of third party Dance Dance Revolution mats is now targeting The Ant Commandos for selling third party Guitar Hero accessories. The Ant Commandos aren’t taking this lying down they placed a counter suit against Activision and RedOctane for copying their Magical Guitar controller, which was designed in 1999 […]

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Guitar Hero II has a fall tour date

By Spencer . April 17, 2006 . 3:00pm

RedOctane announced a sequel to Guitar Hero, you know that music game that has you wield a sweet plastic guitar on your PS2. The next game keeps to its rock and roll roots with fifty five new songs to thrash with. Guitar Hero II also has multiplayer co-op mode where two players play together to […]

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Siliconera discusses the PS2 rock game Guitar Hero with the people behind it.

By Spencer . October 17, 2005 . 10:06am

You don’t have to stand around playing air guitar in your living room anymore. With Harmonix’s new game Guitar Hero you can rock out to Franz Ferdinand with a guitar in hand. Unlike other music games Guitar Hero is centered around rock and roll, not house or hip-hop. Could this draw in new gamers to […]

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