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...


"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...


"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...


"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...


"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...


"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...


"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...


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...


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

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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...


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...


"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,...


"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...


"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...


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

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