Rock Band Image
Metascore
92

Universal acclaim - based on 72 Critics

User Score
8.1

Generally favorable reviews- based on 168 Ratings

Summary: Play together in your living room or across the world! Rock Band offers deep online functionality, allowing players to rock together whether they’re in Rhode Island or Reykjavik. Major record labels and leading music publishers have signed on to provide unrivaled access to master recordings and legendary rock artists – from punk, metal and alternative to classic and southern rock. Rock Band ships with 45 fearsome tracks from artists like Bon Jovi and The Ramones to Black Sabbath and Stone Temple Pilots. Full support for downloadable content delivers never-ending challenges. New content will be available every week. Download full albums for play with Rock Band including the iconic rock album 'Who's Next' by The Who. Metallica has signed on to offer several tracks as digitally-distributed game levels for Rock Band as well as "Enter Sandman" for the Rock Band ship disc. Create your own rock avatar! Mold a unique rocker using Rock Band's character creator. Chose from gender, body shape, face, hair, clothes, tattoos and signature moves. Don't forget to pick your specialized rockin’ instrument. Drumming in the spotlight! Showcase a real drum solo with Rock Band's freestyle drum fill windows featured in each song. Break out your own rhythm and style as anything goes! Vocalists can bring the crowd to their feet during Rock Band’s freestyle vocal fill windows. Ad-lib your own words or shout to the crowd to raise the rock intensity of the performance. Band mates can fail out of a song for poor performance, but the band still plays on. Rescue your failing mate by busting out signature moves and blistering solos to wow the crowd with showmanship. Earn bonus points for your band during Rock Band’s Unison Phrase opportunities if everyone plays perfectly. [Harmonix]
Rating: T
Official Site: http://www.rockband.com/
Developer: Harmonix Music Systems
Genre(s): Rhythm Games
Number of Players:1-4 Players
ESRB Descriptors:Lyrics, Mild Suggestive Themes
Sound:Dolby Digital 5.1
Connectivity:Scoreboards, Voice Chat
Online Modes:Competitive
Resolution:1080i, Widescreen
Number of Online Players:4 Players Online
Customization:Downloadable Content
Cast Credit
James Fleming Lead Programmer
Eric Brosius Audio Director
Greg LoPiccolo Project Lead
Jason Booth Technical Designer
Tracy Rosenthal-Newsom Senior Producer
Eran Egozy Technical Director
Ryan Lesser Art Director
Eric Malafeew Engine Lead
Dare Matheson Character Concept Lead
Adolph Wong Character Lead
Kelly Scott Animation Lead
Dan Teasdale Senior Designer
Jeff Allen Sound Designer
Rob Kay Lead Designer
Helen McWilliams Lead Writer
Chris Canfield Designer
Jason Kendall Instruments
Jason Warburg Senior Tech Artist
Jason Amone Art Manager
Jon Carter Writer
Arthur Inasi Sound Designer
Rob Lynch Sound Designer
Josh Randall Creative Director
Josh Randall Creative Director
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