Rock Band

XB360, PS3, WII / Other / Release: Nov 20, 2007 / ESRB: T

Rock Band DLC releases to end in April

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 18, 2013 9:33am PST

On April 2nd, Harmonix will no longer release DLC for its Rock Band games.

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Galaga Legions DX, Backbreaker, and more dated for Xbox Live

By Steve Watts, Jun 28, 2011 1:00pm PDT

Microsoft has detailed upcoming XBLM content, including Backbreaker Vengeance, Half-Minute Hero, Galaga Legions DX, and sales on games like Torchlight and Stacking.

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Guitar Hero III tops list of this generation's best selling games

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 25, 2011 6:15am PDT

The top ten highest-grossing retail titles of "this generation" have been ranked, a list dominated by Call of Duty and rhythm games.

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Evening Reading

By Jeff Mattas, Feb 09, 2011 5:00pm PST

Well, ladies and gents, it would seem as though the heyday of plastic instruments (and their associated games) might finally be appearing in our...

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"Ahh, got my taxes done early this year. God that feels better then last year when I was late ..."

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Ten DLC Packs on Sale for Rock Band Series

By Brian Leahy, Jan 05, 2011 2:00pm PST

Harmonix is running a sale on ten DLC packs for the Rock Band series, with one week of discounts on the Xbox 360 and another week of sales on the...

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"MASEM!!! Which of these packs have keyboard support? (Please say at least the Rush pack.) ..."

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Rock Band Dev Harmonix Sold, Goes Solo

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 23, 2010 2:00pm PST

Rock Band and Dance Central developer Harmonix has successfully been sold, former owner Viacom announced today, to itself--going privately-owned...

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"Who owns the rights to the Rock Band IP? We honestly don't need a third music game series."

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Viacom Sued Over Rock Band Payouts by Former Harmonix Shareholders, Founders

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 21, 2010 6:20am PST

A group of ex-shareholders in Rock Band developer Harmonix, including several studio founders, are suing its parent company Viacom, Gamasutra...

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"This sounds a lot like the, "They'll NEVER sue us because they KNOW if they do, we'll sell their ..."

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Rock Band 3 DLC: Thirteen Queen Tunes

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 03, 2010 9:30am PST

A royal two packs of tracks from English rock legends Queen will hit Rock Band 3 as downloadable content next week, developer Harmonix announced...

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"How can Viacom say they are not making enough money on the Rockband IP. Seriously, Bon Jovi and ..."

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Rock Band DLC: Stone Temple Pilots and Jimmy Eat World

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 15, 2010 9:20am PDT

The final batch of Rock Band downloadable content before Rock Band 3 launches on October 26 will bring a six-pack of tracks from Stone Temple...

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The Doors Queued Up as First Rock Band 3 DLC

By Brian Leahy, Oct 13, 2010 12:40pm PDT

On October 26, the same day Rock Band 3 is released in the US, twelve tracks from The Doors will be available as DLC. Additionally, three tracks...

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"Obvious ones but at least there on the right side of the tracks."

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Rock Band Jimi Hendrix DLC Detailed, 12 Tracks Confirmed

By Brian Leahy, Oct 08, 2010 2:00pm PDT

Twelve tracks from The Jimi Hendrix Experience will push the Rock Band music library up to 2000 songs when the 'Are You Experienced: Rock Band...

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"AWWWW YEAH!!!!!!!!!! thanks for the wicked awesome B-Day gift Harmonix :))))"

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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...

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"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 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...

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"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...

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"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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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...

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

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