Rock Band 2 • Page 2

  • Green Day, Marilyn Manson, Slayer land on Rock Band next week

    Harmonix and MTV Games today announced that three exclusive tracks from Green Day, as well as eight songs from artists performing at the RockStar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, will be added to the Rock Band Music Store next week.Here’s the list: Behemoth – Conquer All Black Dahlia Murder – What a Horrible Night to Have […]

    11 years ago
  • Major Nelson to play Rock Band in Iraq

    Seriously. While he may not be a real Major, Nelson’s off to Iraq for the stunningly-titled I-ROQ Baghdad event, the second RockBand 2 tournament being held at Victory Base in Baghdad, Iraq.The contest’s been ongoing since May 17 for military personnel serving in the country.We’re not lying. Click the link.

    11 years ago
  • Rock Band reaches "metal milestone" with 666 tracks

    Harmonix, MTV Games, and Lucifer – Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Hell – announced today that Rock Band has hit a “metal milestone” in the way of 666 songs.Says it was completely coincidental, and totally f***ing awesome.The milestone was reached thanks to the release of Jane’s Addiction’s “Nothing’s Shocking”.“That’s a hell of a lot […]

    11 years ago
  • Allman Bros, Franz Ferdinand, Luscious Jackson heading to Rock Band

    Ten songs total from Franz Ferdinand, Allman Brothers Band, Prong, The Distillers, Alien Ant Farm and Luscious Jackson arrive on the Rock Band music store May 5 and 7 for PS3 and Xbox 360 respectively.Here’s what you’ll get: Franz Ferdinand Track Pack: Take Me Out, Do You Want To, Lucid Dreams The Allman Brothers Band: […]

    11 years ago
  • Guns n' Roses' Chinese Democracy to hit Rock Band 2 next week

    Guns n’ Roses’ latest album, Chinese Democracy, will be released to Rock Band 2 players next week, on April 14.If you’re buying on 360 or PS3, you have to get the whole album. Only Wii owners can buy separate tracks, for some reason.All details after the break.

    11 years ago
  • Next Rock Band update includes The Shins, Black Tide and BFMV

    Bullet For My Valentine and The Shins will make their Rock Band debut next week, along with another track from Black Tide.Tracks: Black Tide – Warriors of Time Bullet For My Valentine – Waking the Demon The Shins – New Slang Each will land April 7 and April 9 on Xbox 360 and PS3 respectively, […]

    11 years ago
  • Lips microphones to support Guitar Hero: Metallica and Rock Band 2

    Microsoft has announced that Guitar Hero: Metallica and Rock Band 2 will be the first music titles to support the Lips wireless microphones.No exact date for the updated functionality was mentioned in the press release, but GH: Metallica will get it first followed by Rock Band 2 later this summer.Other compatibility updates are expected to […]

    11 years ago
  • UK Rock Band 2 dated for PS3, PS2 and Wii

    Rock Band 2 will ship for PS3 and PS2 on March 27 in the UK. The Wii version’s releasing on April 24.The game will retail for £49.99 for PS3, £29.99 for PlayStation 2 and £39.99 for Wii.In addition, Rock Band peripherals got price drops today: Stand alone guitars will retail at £39.99 Stand alone drums […]

    11 years ago
  • Rock Band gets Lucinda Williams and Jimmy Eat World next week

    Rock Band’s getting five new country alternative acts, along with Jimmy Eat World, on Xbox 360 and PS3 February 24 and 26 respectively.Individual tracks will run you 160 MS Points ($2.00), the Alternative Country Pack 01 will be 680 points ($8.50), and the Jimmy Eat World 3-song Pack 440 points ($5.50).Alt Country Pack includes: Neko […]

    11 years ago
  • Rock Band gives back by donating to Starlight Children's Charity

    Harmonix and MTV Games are donating a minimum of $50,000 to the Starlight Children’s Foundation.The two companies plan on bringing the “the power of music” to children with life-threatening health issues.“We all know that music is healing, and we are expecting Rock Band products to have a powerful, therapeutic effect on our children,” said Starlight […]

    11 years ago
  • Rock Band 2 moves 2 million units, but sales are lower than expected

    Viacom said this morning during its Q4 earnings call that Rock Band 2 sold close to two million units across all platforms since its September release.As nice as these numbers sound, they were lower than Viacom was expecting.“While we remain enthusiastic about the future franchise potential for Rock Band, the impact of a slowing economy […]

    11 years ago
  • All-American Rejects, Blondie and Boston DLC arrive for Wii Rock Band 2

    Wii-owning Rock Band 2 fans are now able to grab music from corporate rockers Boston, as well as All-American Rejects and Blondie.As of yesterday, users can now download the following from in-game Rock Band 2 Music Store for $2.00 (200 Wii points) each: Boston – Hitch a Ride, Peace of Mind, Smokin’, Something About You […]

    12 years ago
  • Harmonix apologises for Wii Rock Band 2 delay

    Harmonix has apologised for the fact the Wii version of Rock Band 2 won’t make it out until December 18, two months after it released on 360.“We’ve seen that many users in the Wii community have been unhappy with the period of time between Rock Band’s release on other platforms and on Wii,” the developer […]

    12 years ago
  • Time does top 10 games of 2008, GTA IV is top

    Time Magazine has published its top ten video games of the year, with GTA IV at number one.“It’s a grade-A shoot-’em-up that doubles as an interactive novel and triples as a sly critique of American consumer culture,” says the piece.Jonathon Blow’s platformer Braid comes in at number two, while LittleBigPlanet takes third.The full top ten: […]

    12 years ago
  • Dell offering Arcade 360 and Rock Band 2 for $199

    Following news of some fairly spectacular 360 bundling in the UK, Dell’s confirmed it’s offering Rock Band 2 and an Arcade 360 for $199.The offer will only be available as part of Dell’s “Black Friday” promotion, but still.Game announced last week that it’s now offering a 60Gb 360, two controllers and Gears of War 2 […]

    12 years ago
  • Rock Band 2 releases in Europe on November 21

    EA’s confirmed that Rock Band 2 will release for 360 in Europe on November 21.The game’s a timed exclusive, and will retail for €69.99 in mainland Europe and £49.99 in the UK.Shipping will start on November 14.Press release after the break.

    12 years ago
  • Euro Rock Band 2 released "this side of Christmas," says EA

    According to Eurogamer, a UK-based EA’s external PR outfit has said that Rock Band 2 will be released “this side of Christmas”.“MTV, Harmonix and EA have not formally confirmed a UK release date for Rock Band 2,” a representative initially told them. However, a few minutes later, the authors of the original mail wrote to […]

    12 years ago
  • Rock Band 2 Wii coming "late December" in US

    Destructoid has a mail from an MTV Games representative confirming that Rock Band 2 Wii will be available in the US “late December.”It simply reads: re: wii bundles at retail: Wii bundles will Ship late December.And that’s that. No Euro date as yet.By Mike Bowden

    12 years ago
  • Guitar Hero: World Tour drums not recognized by PS3 Rock Band 2

    Oh dear. According to this Joystiq story, the PS3 version of Rock Band 2 doesn’t recognise Guitar Hero: World Tour’s drum set.This may sound trifling. In fact, it is. Unfortunately, SCEA specifically promised instruments from the bigger rhythm action games would work with each other this year, citing the two titles as an actual example.“A […]

    12 years ago
  • 20 free Rock Band 2 songs announced

    Another one we missed: It seems as though Rock Band 2 owner were promised 20 free songs to pretend to play along to and finally today that list has been unveiled. See below: “Sons and Daughters” by The 88 “No Regrets” by Authority Zero “Prequel To The Sequel” by Between the Buried and Me “Bounce” […]

    12 years ago

Page 2

Rock Band 2 latest