Ubisoft Reveals a Slew of New Tracks for Rocksmith

We've already told you about Rocksmith, Ubisoft's foray into the rhythm-and-music game genre. The title brings something new to the table. Unlike Rock Band or Guitar Hero, players of Rocksmith will be challenged to use a real guitar. No, seriously. The French developer promises that the title will come packaged with… » 6/02/11 1:40pm 6/02/11 1:40pm

The Fretlight Guitar Sets a Shining Example for Hopeful Guitar Heroes

With Guitar Hero on extended leave and no new Rock Band title coming out this year, now is the perfect time to trade in our toy guitars for something a bit more substantial. Going from five colorful plastic buttons for six strings with 22 frets each is a daunting task however, especially when music games have trained… » 5/30/11 2:00pm 5/30/11 2:00pm

Wii Rage Guitar Recalled Due To Chemical Burnination

The Rage Wireless Guitar Controller for the Wii is being recalled after a fault left one gamer injured. Performance Designed Products Inc has issued a recall notice for 57,000 of the Guitar Hero controllers. A manufacturing fault means that improperly installed batteries can leak. PDP have been informed that one gamer… » 10/22/08 7:20pm 10/22/08 7:20pm

The Jonas Brothers And Rihanna Join PopStar Guitar

It seems recently that a day doesn't go by without some rhythm game announcing new artists, new albums, or new features for the forthcoming versions of their franchise, and XS Game's PopStar Guitar wants in on some of that hot announcement action. In a press release that claims to be announcing four new blockbuster… » 9/10/08 10:20am 9/10/08 10:20am