Def Jam Rapstar

XB360, PS3, WII / Action / Release: Oct 5, 2010 / ESRB: T

Konami accused of bank loan fraud over Def Jam Rapstar

By Steve Watts, May 24, 2012 4:30pm PDT

A bank is accusing Konami and Autumn Games of fraud, after requesting a loan to help finance Def Jam Rapstar. The bank says the companies used faulty numbers and false promises of repayment timing to secure the loan.

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Def Jam Rapstar studio in financial trouble

By Steve Watts, May 15, 2012 10:45am PDT

4mm Games, developer of Def Jam Rapstar, is "rather starved for money" after sluggish sales and a legal battle.

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Def Jam Rapstar faces legal wrath of EMI

By John Keefer, Mar 30, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Music giant EMI sues the makers of Def Jam Rapstar over unauthorized use of music it has rights to.

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Daily Filter: December 2, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Dec 02, 2010 6:00pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom

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Def Jam Rapstar DLC Gets Wu-Tang Clan, More

By Brian Leahy, Nov 09, 2010 1:30pm PST

If you're got the Xbox 360 version of Def Jam Rapstar, get ready to enter the 36 chambers with some new DLC featuring songs from the Wu-Tang Clan...

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"Does anyone know if this works with the default 360 headset? I was thinking of renting this to ..."

- House see all 6 comments

Daily Filter: November 4, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Nov 04, 2010 7:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom

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"That Dead Space 2 trailer qas simply INCREDIBLE! Now that's how you make a good trailer! ..."

- scary_monster see all 3 comments

Daily Filter: November 3, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Nov 03, 2010 6:30pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom

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Def Jam Rapstar DLC Adds Kanye, Sugar Hill Gang

By Xav de Matos, Oct 29, 2010 3:20pm PDT

4mm Games has added a slew of new tracks and instrumentals to both versions--Xbox 360 and PS3--of its music title, Def Jam Rapstar. Featuring...

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Def Jam Rapstar Review

By Del Rio, Oct 25, 2010 5:30pm PDT

Finally, a music game drops with some real Hip-Hop in it. Def Jam Rapstar isn't recreating or changing the formula to the rhythm game genre; it...

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"Man, those effects you can add to the videos are really off the chain."

- Haxim see all 9 comments

Daily Filter: September 29, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Sep 29, 2010 7:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom

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"that naruto game looks like it REALLY needs an auto target feature."

- Vogerl see all 2 comments

Final Songs Revealed for Def Jam Rapstar; Full Setlist Compiled

By Brian Leahy, Sep 29, 2010 3:20pm PDT

Def Jam Rapstar's final seven tracks have been revealed along with confirmation that producers 9th Wonder, Cool & Dre, and DJ Khalil who will bring...

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"THAT'S the Beastie Boys song they chose? Brass Monkey?!? I could think of at least a dozen ..."

- mysteryperfecta see all 4 comments

Daily Filter: September 9, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Sep 09, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom

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"So is that girl from Enslaved a cyborg or is that the most hideous costume ever?"

- StriderNL see all 3 comments

Def Jam Rapstar Adds Busta Rhymes, DMX, and More

By Brian Leahy, Sep 09, 2010 1:00pm PDT

Def Jam Rapstar will be bringing tracks from the likes of Busta Rhymes, DMX, Lil Jon, Fat Joe, and Ja Rule when it releases on October 5 in the US....

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"yo dawg, i heard you like games. so i put my game in your game."

- rtrson see all 3 comments

Daily Filter: August 6, 2010

By Brian Leahy, Aug 06, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcoming games everyday. The most antic

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"Finally a Sega tittle that looks interesting, and it isn't released for PC. Meh."

- Longgshot see all 8 comments

Def Jam Rapstar Hip-Hopping Along in October

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 03, 2010 10:30am PDT

The rap karaoke game Def Jam Rapstar will be released in North America on October 5, 2010, publisher Konami announced today, then hop into Europe...

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"holy crap does that lady have short stubby legs in that pic.. meh so not hot"

- techx4 see all 2 comments