Rock Revolution

Harmonix counter-sues Konami over Rock Revolution

Viacom-owned Harmonix has sued Konami over Rock Revolution, claiming the game infringes patents related to music game controllers, Bloomberg reports.The complaint, filed in Boston yesterday, seeks cash compensation and a block on sales of the Konami game.Konami sued Harmonix and New York-based Viacom in July, claiming Rock Band infringes two of its patents for simulating […]

12 years ago

Rock Revolution headlines

  • Microsoft says rhythm action instruments to be cross-compatible on 360

    After Sony’s announcement that instruments for Rock Band, Guitar Hero and Rock Revolution are to be compatible on PS3 this year, Microsoft’s come out and said the same will be true of the 360 versions.Read more on GamerScoreBlog.

    12 years ago
  • Sony makes plastic instruments work across Rock Band, Guitar Hero, etc

    Blimey. SCEA’s done some power-brokering and, according to this post on the US PS Blog, has got Konami, EA and Activision to agree to let guitars, drums and the like work across each other’s rhythm action games.Says SCEA’s Michael Shorrock:For the past several months, we have been working closely with Neversoft and Activision, Harmonix and […]

    12 years ago
  • Konami belatedly announces E3 line-up

    Konami has issued a press release detailing all the games it will show this week. Better late than never. Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia (DS) Castlevania: Judgment (Wii) DanceDanceRevolution Hottest Party 2 (Wii) DanceDanceRevolution Universe 3 (360) DanceDanceRevolution X (PS2) New International Track & Field (DS) Lost in Blue Shipwrecked (Wii) Rock Revolution (360, PS3, Wii, […]

    13 years ago
  • Konami announces Rock Revolution - screens and video

    Konami’s announced Rock Revolution, a band-based rhythm action game for Wii, PS3, Xbox 360, and DS, for release this autumn.Apparently players are able to work through a variety of classic and modern rock ballads on the drums, guitar, or bass.Destructoid’s got a good-sized preview of it, include shots. There’s a video after the link.

    13 years ago