Rock Band 2 Wireless Guitar and Drums Hardware Review

Just like the actual Rock Band 2 game, the new Rock Band 2 peripherals work more at refining the experience than redefining it. The wireless guitar and wireless drum kit add a bit of freedom from tripping and crashing into coffee tables, as well as minor design decisions that only improve your fake rocking out. The… » 9/14/08 12:00am 9/14/08 12:00am

Rock Band 2 Is Only as Great as Its Instruments (Which Look Great)

A normal game demo features a kiosk, maybe a couch, and it's all a pretty ho hum experience save for the fact that you're usually playing a game that won't be released for anywhere from a several months to a few years. But when testing out Rock Band 2, it's set up on a stage with professional lights, mixing boards… » 7/16/08 2:57pm 7/16/08 2:57pm

Official Rock Band 2 Track List (Plus Carry Over "Most" of Rock Band's…

Harmonix has officially unveiled the track list for Rock Band 2. Besides being packed with rock gods like AC/DC exclusively, GNR's Chinese Democracy's official debut, Alice in Chains and Rage Against the Machine (I'm a child of the 90's), and full backwards compatibility with all DLC songs, you can "export most of the » 7/14/08 3:55pm 7/14/08 3:55pm

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

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