Premium Rock Band 2 Drum Kit Surfaces: "Badass" Is The Word You're Looking For

I play Rock Band like a champ, and when I'm with my crew I'm usually on drums. I'm a drummer, and I love playing them, and the included drum controller always seemed just fine to me. Kotaku found this photo of the premium Rock Band 2 kit and I've decided I must have it. UPDATE: OK, so this kit doesn't ship with Rock… » 7/11/08 8:20pm 7/11/08 8:20pm

Rock Band Drum Kit Gets Wheelchair Accessible (With How To)

The folks at Kinetic Communications took the Rock Band Drum Kit, which totally isn't wheelchair accessible thanks to its bass kick pedal, and put $20 worth of their own accessibility mod into it to make sure it is. All it took was a doorbell, a Y cable, a pair of pliers and some sweat and they made a Rock Band kick… » 6/02/08 12:20pm 6/02/08 12:20pm

Rock Revolution Drum Kit Confirms Absurd Arms Race

First we had Rock Band and their 5-button drum kit. Then we had the announcement of Activision's Rock Band clone (Guitar Hero IV) and its 6-button drum kit. Now, not to be outdone, we have word of Konami's Rock Revolution and its 7-button drum kit. And yes, it's all way too eerily reminiscent of "7-minute abs." » 5/16/08 11:10am 5/16/08 11:10am

Rock Band Drum Kit Close-Up Look and Disassembly

Click to viewMTV's Multiplayer Blog takes us on a close-up tour of the Rock Band drum kit. It's the biggest piece of gear in the Rock Band set, so you'll want to scope out how this thing comes apart and goes together to see if you've got enough room in your house to fit it all. The guitars are easily shoved into a… » 10/17/07 1:40pm 10/17/07 1:40pm