Rock Band 3

XB360, PS3, WII, DS / Other / Release: Oct 25, 2010 / ESRB: T

Hendrix Pushes Rock Band Song Catalog Over 2000 Tracks Next Week

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 05, 2010 1:20pm PDT

Harmonix has announced that Rock Band's track list will officially break the 2000-song barrier next week. Songs from guitar legend Jimi Hendrix's...


"There's never enough Hendrix but...House Burning Down please!!!"

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Rock Band DLC Adds T. Rex, More R.E.M.

By Xav de Matos, Oct 01, 2010 10:00am PDT

Not only does next week's Rock Band DLC bring even more R.E.M. to the franchise, with hits like "It's the End of the World As We Know It (And I...


"REM, a rock band? Although I do like their music, I don't think that they are a rock band. They ..."

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Rock Band 3 Import Details and Pro Mode DLC Support Discussed

By Brian Leahy, Sep 29, 2010 2:40pm PDT

IGN has a lengthy interview with MTV Games' Paul DeGooyer, which talks a lot about downloadable content and the future of the Rock Band franchise....


"with all this talk of pro-dlc and whatnot, has there been any more news on prices for the ..."

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Rock Band DLC Debuts Anthrax and The Doobie Brothers

By Brian Leahy, Sep 24, 2010 2:00pm PDT

Next week's Rock Band DLC offering will debut music from Anthrax and The Doobie Brothers, both of whom have on-disc songs in Rock Band 3, which...


"Dude, if you buy the Doobie Brothers tracks, do the avatars have lego headbands?"

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Harmonix and Konami Settle Lawsuits Over Music Game Patents

By Brian Leahy, Sep 20, 2010 2:20pm PDT

Bloomberg reports that Harmonix and Konami have dropped lawsuits aimed at one another over patents relating to music video games. The original suit...


"that's because even when it sold for $3.97 i couldn't be bothered to take the shrink wrap off ..."

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Daily Filter: September 17, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Sep 17, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcoming game


"Honestly, the video portion of the site is the worst part. I find myself constantly going to ..."

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Bob Marley's 'Legend' Coming as Rock Band DLC

By Brian Leahy, Sep 16, 2010 2:00pm PDT

According to MTV Multiplayer, the folks at Harmonix will add Bob Marley's greatest hits compilation "Legend" to the Rock Band Music Store. It will...


"This is a fantastic album. Can't wait to dust off the Rock Band set and put this on. Probably ..."

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Rock Band 3 Dev Diary Explains 'Bridging the Gap' Between Real and Fake Musicians

By Xav de Matos, Sep 09, 2010 8:20am PDT

Rock Band 3 attempts to take things to the next level with its "Pro" mode, a setting that shifts control inputs from simple color-coded buttons to something more recognizable to real musicians.


"really wanted to add something other than the price of the squier strat, but i wonder whether ..."

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Daily Filter: September 7, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Sep 07, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcoming games


"I'm trying to get hyped for Tron Evolution; I'm really trying to.. But the more they show about ..."

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Daily Filter: August 26, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Aug 26, 2010 6:00pm PDT

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


Rock Band Network 2.0 Features Outlined for RB3

By Brian Leahy, Aug 23, 2010 4:00pm PDT

Rock Band Network, the toolset that allows anyone to create playable tracks for sale in Rock Band, will be getting a face-lift for the release of...


"They're making a big mistake not including Pro Guitar - it's gonna gimp RBN tracks compared to ..."

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Rock Band 3 Leaked Setlist... Confirmed?

By Brian Leahy, Aug 20, 2010 12:30pm PDT

Following the reported leak of 31 additional tracks from Rock Band 3 as the songlist was being scrolled in the back of a video interview, Harmonix...


"Just FYI readers, when it comes to forthcoming product launches from these companies, nothing is ..."

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Report: 31 Rock Band 3 Tracks Revealed via Video

By Brian Leahy, Aug 18, 2010 4:00pm PDT

At Gamescom 2010, a video (since removed) with Rock Band 3 running the background has been picked apart by fans and a new list of possible tracks...


"A lot of older rock, which is great, don't recognize a lot of the rest which is a bummer (on my ..."

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Rock Band 3 Set-List Adds Bob Marley, INXS, Rammstein and More

By Xav de Matos, Aug 16, 2010 4:00pm PDT

As it inches closer to release, the full set-list to Harmonix' third installment of its popular music franchise slowly trickles into full view....


"Please the Rock Band 3 set list needs more epic tracks. Tool: 46 & 2 A Perfect Circle: 3 ..."

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Rock Band 3's "Road Challenges" Detailed

By Brian Leahy, Aug 11, 2010 3:00pm PDT

Harmonix has announced a new "party-centric" mode for Rock Band 3, dubbed "Road Challenges", which are "a series of gigs in a variety of locations...


"I don't really need any more features to sell me on it, just let me preorder the game and the ..."

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