Rock Band VR arrives on Oculus Rift March 23, pre-orders now open

Harmonix has finally revealed when you can get your hands on Rock Band VR (virtually and physically, as it were): The game is set to debut on Oculus Rift on March 23, and fans can pre-order today if t

I rocked out in Rock Band VR at CES and I liked it

VR is a tricky medium to do well, but Harmonix’s upcoming Rock Band VR might just be the perfect fit. The game has always been about making players feel like they’re real rock stars, livin

Oculus Announces Rock Band VR For The Rift

We’ve learned what the big announcement from Oculus is, which was shared on stage at The Game Awards in Los Angeles tonight. The announcement wasn’t about when the Rift would be available

Harmonix Shows Off Freestyle Guitar Solos For Rock Band 4

Rock Band developers Harmonix stopped by New York City last week to preview the latest installment, Rock Band 4. In the video above, Harmonix PR Lead Nick Chester shows off the big gameplay additio

1 to 10, how excited are you about The Beatles: Rock Band?

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/beatless.jpg" />How did we miss this, a nine-page article in the New York Times about <i>The Beatles: Rock Band</i>? Is it overkill? Perh

Wii finally able to download content and rock out

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/00066524-400086_250.jpg">The moment that <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/wii/">Wii</a> owners have been waiting for has finally ha

Harmonix says Wii Rock Band 2 coming real soon, "sorry 'bout the delay"

Rock Band 2 has been available for ages on the PS3 and Xbox 360, but the Wii version has yet seen a retail shelf. According to the Harmonix website though, that will change on December 18, 2008. So ho

CrunchDeals: Rock Band Special Edition Bundle for Xbox 360, PS3, PS2 and Wii

Just in time for the holiday rush, Harmonix has announced that they’re slashing prices on RB SE bundles for all major platforms. PlayStation 2 and Wii owners can pick up the bundle for $99 while

Video: Rock Band developers aren't very good at playing Rock Band

This is a silly, nigh inaudible video of some Harmonix developers playing Rock Band. They mostly stink, I think—I’m not a Rock Band or Guitar Hero connoisseur—but as Kotaku points ou

For Wii: Guitar Hero III guitar works just fine in Rock Band 2

Harmonix just confirmed on its message board that Wii Guitar Hero III controllers will work just fine on Rock Band 2, which is due to be released on November 18. Note that the opposite—using Roc

AC/DC gets their own version of Rock Band, sold exclusively at Wal*Mart [Update]

This is getting out of hand. MTV is set to announce AC/DC Live: Rock Band Track Pack today, says the NYT. The game’s launch in November will help boost awareness for the band’s new album &

How to: Host the most kickass Rock Band 2 party

It’s been five days since the release of RB2 and the weekend is almost here. Any plans? No? How about you, yes you, host the most kickass rock-n-roll RB2 party this weekend? We will, with the help o

How To: Unlock all tracks in Rock Band 2

Flickr’d Remember the unlock code from the first one? Yeah, it’s the same thing – Red, Yellow, Blue, Red, Red, Blue, Blue, Red, Yellow, Blue.

Rock Band 2 going live on September 14 for Xbox 360 with a couple caveats

Rock ‘n’ Roll, sort of. The disc for RB2 (shipping today) will arrive on retail shelves the 14th, but the wireless drums and guitars won’t be in stores until later in the week. The s

Harmonix hints at music creator tool for Rock Band

Life is full of tough decisions. Weighing in on the choice of which game fans should buy this fall, the new Rock Band or the new Guitar Hero, MTV’s Multiplayer gaming blog uncovered a hint to featur

Rock Band 2 XBOX 360 Bundle not coming 'till October?

Rock Band groupies aren’t going to like this. It seems that Harmonix has pushed the Rock Band 2 XBOX 360 Bundle Edition’s early release back to October 19. For those not keeping track, tha

Some ‘Rock Band 2’ details for your perusal

Hey, look at that fancy guitar there, wouldja? That’s what you’ll get if you buy Rock Band 2 when it comes out in the fall. If you already own the first Rock Band and you purchased any songs for i

Guitar Hero World controller released

I like the look of this thing better. Looks more like my guitar, which I think is good because my guitar is good-looking, even if I can’t play it worth a damn. As you can see, it’s got a k

Rock Band 2 cover art revealed?

The blokes over at Joystiq just received two potential cover art samples for Rock Band 2. A survey conducted by Listen Research appears to be the venue from which these scans were obtained. Participan

Fake: MTV news reports Harmonix to follow Rock Band with new game: Record Label

Very funny, MTV News. You thought you’d wait a full 8 days after April Fools to try to pull one over on us, but I’m onto you. According to the site, Harmonix is set to follow up the hit Ro
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