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Rock Band 2 Latest News - PS2

  • Publisher: Electronic Arts
  • Genre:Music
  • Developer: Harmonix
  • Release Date:Dec 20, 2008
  • # of Players:1 player
  • ESRB:T - Teen (Titles rated "Teen (T)" may be suitable for ages 13 and older, and may contain violent content, mild, or strong language, and/or suggestive themes.)
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Game Description:NOTE: Gameplay requires a drum, microphone, or guitar controller. Rock Band is compatible with most music game controllers. Game does not include drum, microphone, or guitar controller with rental or purchase.Rock Band writes another chapter in gaming and music history with this follow-up to its mega-popular opening act. Rock Band 2 cranks the volume even higher with new features and five decades of killer music. Challenge friends and play the world's most prestigious venues in new Battle of the Bands Mode. Complete Tour Challenges to unlock new sets, and come back to tricky songs, thanks to a nonlinear structure. An improved World Tour Mode lets you play any instrument while managing every aspect of your career. Then a new Rock Shop lets you find the perfect look. Plus, the game is fully compatible with any Rock Band tracks you've already downloaded.
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Rock Band 2 News

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  • How Those Two Lost Inspired Tracks Found Their Way Into Rock Band

    Hey, Lost fans. How many times have you caught yourself humming Drive Shaft's undeniably catchy "You All Everybody" between episodes? Sure, Lost is now is over, but Dharma rock lives on in Rock Band, with both "You All Everybody" and Geronimo Jackson's "Dharma Lady" becoming purchasable tracks on Rock Band Network....

    Posted June 2, 2010

    How Those Two Lost Inspired Tracks Found Their Way Into Rock Band
  • Lost Tracks Confirmed For Rock Band

    You might have missed the news I reported on Sunday, just hours before the finale of Lost. I'd been told two songs from Lost -- Drive Shaft's "You All Everybody" and Geronimo Jackson's "Dharma Lady" -- were coming to Rock Band via Rock Band Network. Now, I have proof it's happening. Read More?

    Posted May 25, 2010

    Lost Tracks Confirmed For Rock Band
  • Lost Isn't Over After The Finale -- It's Headed To Rock Band

    When the curtain closes on Lost tonight, what's a Lost fan to do? Rewatch the series with new enlightenment? Drink until the mysteries make sense? Nope. You're going to turn on Rock Band. Read More?

    Posted May 23, 2010

    Lost Isn't Over After The Finale -- It's Headed To Rock Band
  • Pantera's Great Southern Trendkill Album On Rock Band

    Get ready to rock and/or roll: Pantera's awesome 1996 album The Great Southern Trendkill will be available on Rock Band and Rock Band 2 next week. That's all 10 tracks, rockers.Read More?

    Posted May 21, 2010

    Pantera's Great Southern Trendkill Album On Rock Band
  • Harmonix Says You'll Be "Surprised" At How Big Rock Band 3 Is

    It's been two years since Harmonix updated Rock Band. The studio released The Beatles: Rock Band last fall, instead of delivering a yearly update, ala Guitar Hero. Rock Band 3 is later this year, however, and Harmonix is telling gamers they'll be "surprised" at how big the game is. Read More?

    Posted May 19, 2010

    Harmonix Says You'll Be "Surprised" At How Big Rock Band 3 Is
  • No Doubt Releasing Full Tragic Kingdom On Rock Band

    No Doubt is releasing their entire Tragic Kingdom album on Rock Band. When last we heard of the connection between music games and No Doubt, the ska band was suing Activision for an undisclosed sum over of the use of their likenesses in Band Hero. No Doubt's suit claimed Activision "transformed No Doubt band members into a virtual karaoke...

    Posted April 30, 2010

    No Doubt Releasing Full Tragic Kingdom On Rock Band
  • Morning Hangover: What Did You Play This Weekend?

    For reasons too mundane to get into, this weekend was a gaming bust for me. I had little time to play anything "serious," and my kid's newfound interest in the big TV screen and understanding of dark and violent imagery means I have to keep everything Family friendly... except at night when the household is asleep. So I only played a...

    Posted April 26, 2010

    Morning Hangover: What Did You Play This Weekend?
  • Music DLC Roundup -- Week Of April 12

    Tracks Blur – “There’s No Other Way” All American Rejects – “Gives You Hell” Saving Abel – “Addicted” Price: $1.99/160 Microsoft Points/200 Wii Points per track Click through to see new tracks for Rock Band, Lips, SingStar, and DJ Hero. Read More?

    Posted April 16, 2010

    Music DLC Roundup -- Week Of April 12
  • Parry Gripp's "Video Game Girl" Available On Rock Band Network

    There are a ton of songs coming out for the Rock Band Network, every day. While we will round up the most notable Rock Band Network releases on Fridays in our music-roundup post, I'm going to single one song out especially. Nerf Herder frontman Parry Gripp's "Video Game Girl" is available for download now. "Steve, why are you...

    Posted April 13, 2010

    Parry Gripp's "Video Game Girl" Available On Rock Band Network
  • On Location with Harmonix and the Rock Band Network

    Harmonix and EA certainly hit a pop-culture nerve with Rock Band, and the latest bit of proof has been the incredible response the Rock Band Network has seen since its launch last month. X-Play’s Abbie Heppe sat down with Harmonix’s John Drake to find out more about how Rock Band Network is fairing post-launch. “We’re...

    Posted April 5, 2010

    On Location with Harmonix and the Rock Band Network
  • Music DLC Roundup -- Week Of March 29

    Lynyrd Skynyrd Track Pack “Free Bird” “Simple Man” “Gimme Three Steps” Price: $5.49/440 Microsoft Points/550 Wii Points for pack, or $1.99/160 MSP/200 WP per track Click through to see new tracks for Rock Band, Lips, SingStar, and DJ Hero. Read More?

    Posted April 2, 2010

    Music DLC Roundup -- Week Of March 29
  • Music DLC Roundup -- Week Of March 22

    80's Track Pack The Go-Go’s – “We Got the Beat” Motley Crue – “Girls, Girls, Girls” Night Ranger – “Sister Christian” Price: $5.49/440 Microsoft Points/550 Wii Points for pack, or $1.99/160 MSP/200 WP per track Click through to see new tracks for Rock Band, Lips, SingStar, and DJ...

    Posted March 26, 2010

    Music DLC Roundup -- Week Of March 22
  • Hendrix's Axis: Bold As Love Coming To Rock Band

    Jimi Hendrix is the greatest guitarist of all time, and soon, his greatest (arguably) album will be coming to Rock Band and Rock Band 2. Starting on March 30, you'll be able to download Axis: Bold as Love, along with the "new" single “Valleys of Neptune." Not only that, but it looks like Electric Ladyland and Are You...

    Posted March 25, 2010

    Hendrix's Axis: Bold As Love Coming To Rock Band
  • Music DLC Roundup -- Week Of March 15

    Flogging Molly Track Pack “(No More” Paddy’s Lament” “Requiem for a Dying Song” “The Seven Deadly Sins” Price: $5.49/440 Microsoft Points/550 Wii Points for pack, or $1.99/160 MSP/200 WP per track Click through to see new tracks for Rock Band, Lips, SingStar, and DJ Hero. Read More?

    Posted March 19, 2010

    Music DLC Roundup -- Week Of March 15
  • Music DLC Roundup -- Week Of March 8

    OK Go Track Pack “Do What You Want” “Get Over It” “Here It Goes Again” Price: $5.49/440 Microsoft Points/550 Wii Points for pack, or $1.99/160 MSP/200 WP per track Click through to see new tracks for Rock Band, Lips, SingStar, and DJ Hero. Read More?

    Posted March 12, 2010

    Music DLC Roundup -- Week Of March 8
  • Anvil's Rock Band Tips

    Posted: June 2, 2009

    1,161 Views | 02:03

  • The Feed: Gaming Edition 04.06.09

    Posted: April 6, 2009

    1,258 Views | 00:59

  • Rock Band 2 Look Back

    Posted: February 17, 2009

    1,771 Views | 02:18

  • Gaming Update 01.28.09

    Posted: January 28, 2009

    1,984 Views | 02:28 | 2 Comments

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