Posted On 20 Jul 2011 By Brian. Under: Activision, Hero Series.
Forbes.com has published an interview with Activision CEO, Bobby Kotick. The interview touched on innovation, and learning from mistakes of the past. One passage in particular struck a chord with us, as Kotick discussed the progression of Guitar Hero in relation to the topic at hand. Despite the several development studio closures of 2010 and 2011, Kotick claims that Activision ... Read More
Posted On 18 Jul 2011 By Elliott. Under: Other Music Games, Rocksmith, Ubisoft.
On the weekend that just passed The-Other-View posted a video from their time at Ubisoft checking out Rocksmith. When Paul Cross selected a song to play he scrolled through a bunch of album art we had not previously seen before. As usual @RDNetwork rose to the challenge figuring out seven song using the album covers and the sorting system (alphabetical ... Read More
Posted On 17 Jul 2011 By Brian. Under: Deals, Sales.
Sure, it sucks when a series you love goes on hiatus, but with over-saturation and brand fallout comes a silver lining: excellent clearance sales on the remaining merchandise. That's just what's happening at a couple of nationwide retailers at this very moment. The first clearance sale, which is a part of a larger video game clearance, is found at Sears stores ... Read More
Posted On 15 Jul 2011 By Elliott. Under: Other Music Games, Rocksmith, Ubisoft.
The ESRB has always been a good source for unannounced tracks for our favourite music games and it seems like they have delivered again by revealing two songs featuring Scott Weilland! Rating summary: This is a music and rhythm simulation game in which players learn how to perform songs on the electric guitar. Players simulate playing the guitar and are scored ... Read More