harmonix News ▼

New Rock Band Rivals Expansion Announced, Arriving This Fall

06/14/2016, A couple of weeks ago, the folks at Harmonix teased a new guitar controller. As it turns out, this is not the only thing the company has planned. During E3, Harmonix also announced that Rock Band 4 will be getting a new expansion in the form of Rock Band...

New Rock Band 4 Guitar Controller Teased

06/03/2016, Just like how gamers might have their pick of gaming keyboards and mice, it makes sense for gamers to also be able to pick their instruments when it comes to games like Rock Band 4. Now if you’re in the market for a new guitar controller, the game’s...

Online Multiplayer Coming To Rock Band 4

04/24/2016, The Rock Band franchise of video games are usually marketed as multiplayer type of games. Sure, you could always play alone, but obviously it would be more fun if you could gather enough friends to fill every role on the band. That being said if you find...

Rock Band 4’s Patch Delayed To First Week Of February

01/22/2016, When Harmonix launched Rock Band 4, one of the promises they made is that they would be issuing monthly patches for the game. This isn’t so much that the game is buggy, but rather the patches ensure that everything runs smoothly, and that if there are...

Rock Band 3 Songs Can Now Be Imported To Rock Band 4

12/17/2015, A couple of months ago, Harmonix announced that gamers would be able to import songs from Rock Band 3 to Rock Band 4. Given that there are probably a ton of songs that you’d love to replay from Rock Band 3, it makes sense that such a feature would be...

Online Multiplayer For Rock Band 4 Still On The Table

12/16/2015, It is easy to compare games like Rock Band 4 and Guitar Hero Live. Both games and franchises are almost identical in nature, save for Rock Band which is more of a “band” game rather than Guitar Hero which as the name implies, seems more aimed at...

Rock Band 4 Gets Major Update Next Month

11/19/2015, Harmonix has confirmed today that the first major post-launch update for Rock Band 4 is going to be released next month, it going to bring several new features to this title, including but not limited to score challenge features, activity feed, in-game...

Harmonix Admits Employees Were Posting Rock Band 4 Reviews Online

10/22/2015, If you were to do a quick search online for Rock Band 4 reviews, you will notice that the game has received plenty of favorable ones. This is despite the fact that games like this were thought of to be no longer in fashion, but it turns out that everyone...

Rock Band 3 Songs Can Be Ported To Rock Band 4 For $15

10/21/2015, If you have some songs from Harmonix’s older Rock Band 3 that you would like to bring over onto Rock Band 4, you will be pleased to learn that you can do that by the end of the year. However it will come at a price and that price is $15, which we guess...

Rock Band 4 Freestyle Guitar Solos Demoed On Video

08/04/2015, Last month it was revealed that one of the cool new features of the upcoming Rock Band 4 is the ability for players to improvise guitar solos. This means that if you think you can do a better job at creating a guitar solo for a particular song, you’re...

Rock Band 4 Will Allow For Freestyle Guitar Solos

07/15/2015, Harmonix is expected to release the latest installment in the Rock Band franchise, Rock Band 4, later this year. We expect that the developers will not only introduce new songs, but there will be new features for gamers to mess around with as well. Turns...

Rock Band 4 Isn’t Coming To PC Over Music Piracy Concerns

06/05/2015, A couple of months ago, the folks at Harmonix announced that they would be releasing a new Rock Band game in the form of Rock Band 4. The game was also announced for platforms like the Sony PlayStation 4 and the Microsoft Xbox One, but the question is why...

Rock Band 4 Screenshots Make Their Way Online

05/05/2015, A couple of months ago the folks at Harmonix confirmed that a new Rock Band game was in the works – Rock Band 4. This is actually an interesting shift as it seemed that these types of games were dead and were no longer as popular as they used to be,...

Rock Band 4’s Instruments Will Not Come With New Features

03/12/2015, We’re sure many gamers had thought that music-based games like Guitar Hero or Rock Band were past their prime and doomed to eventually phase out. However interestingly enough, it wasn’t too long ago that Harmonix announced that they would be releasing...