Tag Archives: harmonix
Tue, Sep 18, 2012 | 00:19 BST
Rock Band fans, now is the time to grab that Grateful Dead pack you’ve been on the fence about. Oh, who am I kidding – nobody’s on the fence about the Grateful Dead.
Fri, Sep 07, 2012 | 01:41 BST
Rock Band Blitz has changed up its cost and reward tiers in response to player feedback.
Mon, Sep 03, 2012 | 13:23 BST
Dance Central 3′s story mode focuses on time travelling special agents who must dance their way through several decades of music history, or something bad will happen. It’s mad. Watch it below.
Fri, Aug 24, 2012 | 17:03 BST
Rock Band World, a new full-featured companion application for Rock Band 3 and Rock Band Blitz, has been announced by Harmonix.
Fri, Aug 24, 2012 | 01:52 BST
Dance Central is a Kinect game that works as advertised, something rival titles haven’t quite pulled off. Harmonix’s Matt Boch thinks it all comes down to testing.
Tue, Aug 21, 2012 | 15:12 BST
Dance Central 3 has received another new trailer from Harmonix, this time focusing on a dancing detective agency that travels through time. No, we’re not kidding.
Tue, Aug 21, 2012 | 18:25 BST
Harmonix just pumped out a new Dance Central 3 trailer, showing off the opening cinematic from the game. Dance Central 3 releases for Kinectified 360s on October 16 in North America and October 19 in Europe, Australia and Japan.
Tue, Aug 21, 2012 | 01:33 BST
Harmonix, the developer behind Rock Band and Dance Central, is once more looking to hire developers with combat design skills and experience.
Fri, Aug 17, 2012 | 16:13 BST
Rock Band 3 will be getting another taste of The Black Keys next week with downloadable tracks Tighten Up, Howlin’ for You, and Lonely Boy. All tracks contain keyboard support while the later track also includes Pro Guitar and Pro Bass expansions. Each track will run you the usual, or you can get them via a pack for $5.49. The Black Keys tracks will release on PSN, Wii, and XBL August 21, while European PSN users will get the tracks on August 22.
Tue, Aug 14, 2012 | 08:49 BST
Harmonix has revealed all 25 tracks for Rock band Blitz ahead of the arcade-action downloadable’s release later this month.
Sat, Aug 11, 2012 | 16:11 BST
Rock Band 3 will be the recipient of three new tracks next week from Foreigner and Nightwish.
Sat, Aug 04, 2012 | 20:53 BST
Harmonix has announced an eclectic mix of tracks will be available for Rock Band 3 next week. The tracks are rom Whitesnake’s Still of the Night, Cutting Crew’s (I Just) Dies in Your Arms, and Hoobastank’s Crawling in the Dark. The tracks can be yours com August 7, and all contain keyboard support, and the Cutting Crew single contains Pro Guitar and Bass options. The tracks will land in Europe for PSN August 8. Maybe I can finally get my Mom to play RB3 with me if I pick up the Whitesnake track. She had the hots for David Coverdale when I was a kid. Might still. I’ll have to ask.
Tue, Jul 24, 2012 | 18:28 BST
EA has announced it will remove both Rock Band and Rock Band Reloaded from the App Store next week on July 31. Users can re-install purchases if synched to iCloud, and users will still be able to play the titles locally. The games are being pulled due to the licensing agreement with Harmonix ending. Thanks, EG.
Fri, Jul 20, 2012 | 15:53 BST
Harmonix has announced tracks from Foster the People will arrive for Rock band 3 next week. Alongside the tracks Helena Beat, and Don’t Stop (Color on the Walls), Under Cover of Darkness, from The Strokes’ fourth studio album, Angles, will also be available. An optional Pro Guitar and Pro Bass upgrade will be available for the track. Pricing will run the usual on PS3, Wii, and Xbox 360.
Wed, Jul 18, 2012 | 15:21 BST
Harmonix has announced Rock Band Blitz will release on PSN August 28 for $14.99 and On XBL August 29 for 1200 Microsoft Points.
Fri, Jun 29, 2012 | 20:45 BST
Harmonix has announced singles from The All-American Rejects, Mudvayne, and Rise Against will be released for Rock Band 3 next week. The tracks will run you the usual, plus an additional amount for tracks with Pro Guitar and Bass upgrades on PS3, 360, and Wii. Here’s what will be available: The All-American Rejects – “Gonzo”; Mudvayne – “Happy?”; Rise Against – “Satellite”. The tracks will be available on July 3, unless you are a PS3 user in Europe, in which case you can download them on July 4.
Fri, Jun 22, 2012 | 17:27 BST
Harmonix has announced tracks from five-time Grammy winner Carrie Underwood will land on the Rock Band store next week for Rock Band 3. Called the Carrie Underwood Pack 01, tracks include Before He Cheats, Cowboy Casanova, and Good Girl. The first two offerings contain keyboard support, while the later has the option of added Pro Guitar and Bass upgrades. The tracks will run you the usual, and will be available for PS3, Xbox 360, and Wii June 26.
Fri, Jun 15, 2012 | 19:37 BST
Harmonix said during its podcast this week that it’s working on “three and/or more” original IPs. Some are music games,some are not “full-on rhythm-action games,” according to brand management boss and comm director John Drake. “Some of them are brand new things that we created from our guts and brains here at Harmonix. Some of them are sort of like things we’re explaining the universe of. It’s not Amplitube or Frequency. I’m not talking about Rock Band 4. I’m not talking about the next Dance Central game. I’m talking about new, crazy stuff.”
The has over 20 job listings posted on its site, and Drake said the “overwhelming majority,” are for “unannounced AAA projects that are new IP.” Thanks, Polygon.
Tue, Jun 12, 2012 | 23:07 BST
Harmonix’s announced that it’ll be adding a new dance track for every remaining week of June to the Dance Central Music Store. The first track will be Iyaz’s “Replay”, which was added today, followed by Nelly’s “Hot in Herre” on June 19 and Kat DeLuna’s “Whine Up” on June 26. Each track will cost 240 MSP for you to download. Dance Central 3 was recently announced to be in development for Kinect for Xbox 360 and will be releasing in northern autumn 2012.
Mon, Jun 04, 2012 | 20:22 BST
Dance Central 3 was announced during MS’s press event at E3, and Usher is involved in the choreography for it. Usher even took the stage at the MS presser to dance, sing and make the girls squeal. Read the full Microsoft conference report here.