Rock Revolution

XB360, PS3, WII, DS / Other / Release: Oct 14, 2008 / ESRB: T

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 ..."

- panbient see all 2 comments

Harmonix Counter-sues Konami Over Rock Revolution

By Nick Breckon, Feb 12, 2009 5:06pm PST

In the legal equivalent of a retaliatory glove-slap, Bloomberg is reporting that Harmonix owner Viacom is counter-suing Konami over Rock...

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"Don't start no stuff, won't be no stuff. Konami went out looking for a meal ticket and now gets ..."

- Memitim see all 13 comments

Xbox 360 Gets Instrument Cross-Compatibility for Rock Band 2, Guitar Hero World Tour, Rock Rev

By Aaron Linde, Aug 19, 2008 4:09pm PDT

Microsoft has announced that the Xbox 360 editions of Harmonix's Rock Band 2, Neversoft's Guitar Hero World Tour and Zoe Mode's Rock Revolution...

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"I thought we knew this months ago. I guess this was just in response to Sony's announcement. ..."

- OverloadUT see all 21 comments

Rock Band 2, Guitar Hero World Tour, Rock Rev Get Instrument Cross-Compatibility on PS3

By Aaron Linde, Aug 18, 2008 1:28pm PDT

Sony has brokered an arrangement between the developers of Rock Band 2, Guitar Hero World Tour and Rock Revolution to ensure instrument...

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"Unexpected, but cool. I might just have to pick up the RB games now. (befoer anyone says it: ..."

- Daggoth see all 28 comments

Konami E3 Screenshots Rock The Ef Out: Castlevania Wii, Castlevania DS, Rock Rev, More

By Chris Faylor, Jul 15, 2008 5:59pm PDT

Publisher Konami has issued a truckload of media to accompany today's E3 festivities. Included in the screenshot explosion are Castlevania Wii...

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"Can't wait for the new DS Castlevania. Honestly, Portrait of Ruin and Dawn of Sorrow are the ..."

- valael see all 5 comments

Konami Sues Harmonix/MTV over Alleged Patent Violations, Attempts to Block the Sale of Rock Band

By Nick Breckon, Jul 10, 2008 8:45pm PDT

DrumMania and Guitar Freaks publisher Konami today filed suit against Harmonix parent company Viacom over patent violations related to Harmonix's...

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"I hope Konami isn't planning to recoup their development costs from "Rock Revolution" using the ..."

- JimRune see all 33 comments

SingStar Developer Opens New London Studio

By Aaron Linde, Jul 09, 2008 12:00pm PDT

Brighton-based developer Zoe Mode will open a new studio in London on September 1 of this year, the developer announced today. Previously...

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Rock Revolution Drum Kit Pictured, Amazes

By Chris Faylor, May 15, 2008 1:35pm PDT

Following Konami's announcement of Rock Revolution (PS3, X360, Wii, DS), MTV Multiplayer has posted the first picture of the six-pad drum kit used...

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"Konami did it first and best with drummania... so I'd bet this one will be the best on the ..."

- kemical see all 80 comments

Rock Revolution Preview

By Aaron Linde, May 15, 2008 12:00pm PDT

Publisher Konami kicked off its 2008 Gamers Day yesterday with the announcement of Rock Revolution (PS3, X360, Wii, NDS), a new multi-instrument...

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Konami Media Explosion: Metal Gear Online, Hellboy, Silent Hill 5, Castlevania: OOE, More

By Chris Faylor, May 15, 2008 12:00pm PDT

Following its press event last night, publisher Konami has unleashed a bonanza of new media, including screenshots of Hellboy: The Science of Evil...

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"I hope this Castlevania is better than the last one for the DS. I hated the repetitive levels, ..."

- deathofrats see all 3 comments

Key Nintendo Programmer Defects to Microsoft

By Chris Faylor, May 07, 2008 10:56am PDT

Long-time Nintendo programmer Colin Reed has left Nintendo for a position at Microsoft, Shacknews has learned. During his 11 years at Nintendo,...

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"This isn't a huge surprise. Nintendo is fairly close to Turn 10 Studios and they are a great ..."

- Landrosradick see all 29 comments

Forza 2 Car Pack #3 DLC Arrives Wednesday

By Chris Faylor, Mar 17, 2008 7:41am PDT

The third downloadable set of new vehicles for Turn 10's customization-heavy racer Forza Motorsport 2 (X360) will be available via Xbox Live...

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"Hell. Yes. Now if I only had some extra Forza 2 cash in my savegame to buy these fuckers once I ..."

- PlanetPerfecto see all 11 comments

New Forza 2 Track on Xbox Live

By Chris Faylor, Dec 07, 2007 8:06am PST

A new downloadable race track is available to owners of Turn 10's Forza Motorsport 2 (X360). Selling for 100 Microsoft Points ($1.25) via the...

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"wow, that cheap for the track? that actually aint all that bad, but i dont think ill put ..."

- -=kodiak=- see all 23 comments