Entries in 'instruments' (6)

Harmonix reveals new Rock Band game, abandons instruments

Harmonix reveals new Rock Band game, abandons instruments

The Rock Band brand is returning – though it has ditched its famous instrument peripherals.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 4th 2012 at 10:48AM in News
Guitar Hero faces US struggle

Guitar Hero faces US struggle

One US analyst has labelled the week one sales debut of new release Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock as “dreadful”, pointing to stiff challenges for the music genre in the ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 18th 2010 at 9:34AM in News
Rock Band 2 for PS3, PS2 and Wii dated

Rock Band 2 for PS3, PS2 and Wii dated

EA has announced that Rock Band 2 will arrive on PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 2 on March 27th, with the Wii edition set for April 24th.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Feb 27th 2009 at 1:31PM in News
Guitar Hero III sales pass $1bn

Guitar Hero III sales pass $1bn

Activision Publishing CEO Mike Griffith has claimed that 2007’s Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock has now surpassed a sales value of $1bn – a milestone the exec claims has ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 12th 2009 at 10:00AM in News

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Guitar Hero targeting musical instrument retail

Guitar Hero targeting musical instrument retail

Activision has revealed a plan to target a whole new segment of the market with its release of the fourth instalment to its music franchise, Guitar Hero: World Tour on ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 5th 2008 at 1:52PM in News
Guitar Hero to follow Rock Band’s lead

Guitar Hero to follow Rock Band’s lead

Whilst Activision’s Guitar Hero has ruled the musical roost in the games industry for years, EA’s Rock Band has emerged as a serious contender to its crown – and now ...
Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 22nd 2008 at 1:29PM in News