Music fans, get ready to get back on stage this fall with the releases of Guitar Hero Live and Rock Band 4. The latest entries in the quintessential console rhythm games are set to release this fall and if you pre-order these games online now at Best Buy you will get some bonus content that will help you rock out harder than ever before!
A whole new Guitar Hero!
Guitar Hero Live will be the the first game in the franchise since Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, which was released in 2010. This game is set to introduce some major changes to the series, including a new guitar controller with a 6 button layout, a much more realistic in game style which will help simulate a real world concert atmosphere and the all new Guitar Hero TV mode. The new Guitar Hero TV mode will help introduce you to new songs via themed shows and will also serve as part of the multiplayer element in the game.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Wii U, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360
Release: October 20th 2015
Modes: Singleplayer, Multiplayer
By pre-ordering your copy of Guitar Hero Live in store or online now, you will get access to bonus content in Guitar Hero TV. This bonus content will include a special premium show, custom note highway and more. The code will be packaged inside the box along with Guitar Hero Live. Guitar Hero Live is set to release on October 20th, 2015.
Rock Band is going back to basics.
Rock Band 4 will be Harmonix’s first game in the Rock Band series in over 3 years. Rock Band 4 is set to focus on the core gameplay elements, whereas the previous instalment had more of a focus on social interactions. The game will not only play similar to previous instalments in the Rock Band series but it will also be backwards compatible with all the previous instruments and song packs.
Platforms: PlayStation 4 and Xbox One
Release: October 6th 2015
Modes: Singleplayer, Local Multiplayer
If you pre-order online your Rock Band 4 Band-In-A-Box or the Rock Band 4 Fender Stratocaster Guitar Software bundle for PlayStation 4 or Xbox One, you will get a song pack of 30 downloadable tracks. The code will be emailed to you within 48 hours of the games release.