Category Archives: Rhythm action
Wed, Aug 07, 2013 | 20:50 BST
Wed, Jul 31, 2013 | 00:30 BST
Zumba Fitness World Party is on a round-the-globe tour; this latest trailer shows off various European dance styles which will appear in the October release.
Mon, Jul 29, 2013 | 23:00 BST
Blue Goji, a start-up founded by Guitar Hero co-creators Kai and Charles Huang, plans to release its first game this year.
Fri, Jul 26, 2013 | 01:22 BST
Threaks has released the track list for upcoming musical underwater adventure Beatbuddy, and it’s pretty terrific.
Tue, Jul 23, 2013 | 00:15 BST
Double Fine’s rhythm action effort Dropchord is now available for those of you with a Leap Motion controller.
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 | 11:45 BST
Rock Band has brought gamers together in the name of music since 2007. VG247′s Dave Cook spoke with Harmonix devs Greg LoPiccolo and Daniel Sussman about the origin, evolution and future of the franchise.
Thu, Jul 18, 2013 | 15:28 BST
SEGA has revealed its Project 575 as Song Builder 575 – a word puzzle, rhythm game for Vita. So far, it’s only confirmed for a 2014 release in Japan, but you never know – that can change. However, all the artists confirmed for the title are from Japan. To go along with it, Song Reciter 575 will be launched on iOS in Japan on July 26. A video for Song Builder 575 is below. More information on the title can be found on Gematsu.
Tue, Jul 16, 2013 | 00:06 BST
Although Sega has only announced a western release of the PlayStation 3 version, it looks like Hatsune Miku Project Diva F is headed to Vita, too.
Tue, Jul 02, 2013 | 23:46 BST
DJ Egadz has released a mobile rhythm action game in promotion of his upcoming debut album, Satellites. Called Space Beats, it is available for free from Google Play and the App Store
and is headed to Windows 8 devices soon. The trailer below the break shows it in action, and aounds a bit like a more gentle Squarepusher.
Fri, Jun 28, 2013 | 04:00 BST
Ubisoft has outlined some of the new features coming to Just dance 2014 – World Dance Floor, Karaoke and Onstage modes, as well as improvements to Sweat and Party Master.
Wed, Jun 19, 2013 | 16:38 BST
Games writer Rhianna Pratchett, of Tomb Raider and Mirror’s Edge fame, will be collaborating with indie developer Threaks on their next title, BeatBuddy.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 | 15:17 BST
SEGA has released the announcement trailer for Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F. It’s the first console game in the rhythm action franchise from Crypton Future Media to release in the west, and it will be made available in North America on PS3 and PSN and in Europe on PSN in August. A demo released yesterday in the US and hits when the PS Store updates today in Europe.
Tue, Jun 11, 2013 | 00:54 BST
Just Dance 2014 is really, truly a thing, Ubisoft confirmed today; a thing nobody anywhere doubted, especially after it leaked onto the Xbox Live Marketplace yesterday. It’s coming in October for “all platforms”, putting paid to theories it might be a Kinect exclusive. We’re gonna hazard a guess at PlayStation 3, Wii U and Xbox 360 and await confirmation of other platforms. A trailer is below.
Tue, Jun 11, 2013 | 01:25 BST
Jerry Cantrell from Alice in Chains was the first on stage at Ubisoft’s E3 2013 presentation to talk about Rocksmith 2014 Edition. The musician was seen issuing voice commands to use Session Mode, a new feature, allowing him to load up a virtual band and play along with them. Rocksmith 2014 Edition is due in October. Alice in Chains will be featured on the tracklist. A trailer and Session Mode demo are available below, along with more details.
Mon, Jun 10, 2013 | 06:00 BST
Ahead of an expected official reveal, images of Just Dance 2014 have leaked via the Xbox Live Marketplace.
Thu, Jun 06, 2013 | 21:53 BST
Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F has been confirmed for a western release. The Crypton Future Media, Inc title will be made available in North America on PS3 and PSN and in Europe on PSN. It’s the first console game in the rhythm action franchise to release in the west, and it will include all the updated graphics, additional songs and features of the Japanese version. A demo releases June 11 in the US and June 12 in Europe. The game itself releases in August.
Tue, Jun 04, 2013 | 14:24 BST
Harmonix has announced Fantasia: Music Evolved for Kinect on Xbox 360 and Xbox One. In it, players will become the new apprentice of the sorcerer Yen Sid in Disney’s Fantasia.
Tue, May 28, 2013 | 16:02 BST
Dance Central DLC is on sale this week through June 3. As noted last week during the usual Xbox Live content update, the sale contains tracks from Pibull, Lady Gaga, Usher, and even packs are on sale featuring various artists. You can look over the entire list of tracks on sale and prices through the Dance Central blog.
Mon, May 27, 2013 | 22:48 BST
A Japanese Space Channel 5 Twitter account has opened, claiming to be an official representative of the long-dormant rhythm action brand.
Thu, May 16, 2013 | 09:54 BST
Singstar has caught Eurovision fever ahead of the big contest his weekend, and is slashing the price of songs that have appeared in the show over the years. Some are utter garbage of course, while others are sort of ace. Decide for yourself here.