MTV Games has ceased all its operations, with owner Viacom confirming that the game development company is no more.
Harmonix, the developer of Rock Band and the original developer of the Guitar Hero series of rhythm-action music games, has reportedly bought itself BACK from current owner MTV/Viacom for a mere $50.
One of the slightly-overlooked new Kinect titles for Xbox 360 announced by Microsoft at E3 this week was Harmonix's Dance Central – a game that promises to teach you to dance.
Activision's revealed its latest Guitar Hero peripherals for the forthcoming metal-fest that is Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock which is set to feature an all-new, transformable guitar controller.
Activision's forthcoming Guitar Hero 6 is set to drop one of the series' hallmarks – playable likenesses of your favourite rock stars.
Harmonix and MTV is launching the beta trial for its Rock Band Network service this week, letting budding musicians and bands upload their own tunes to sell to other gamers.
If you have ever fancied turning all those CDs and MP3s you have so lovingly collected and compiled over the years into an awesome game, then now is the time to celebrate, because MTV and Harmonix Games are planning on launching the awesome Rock Band Network early next year.
While we were fully aware that the next iteration of Guitar Hero – sure to land sometime later in 2010 – would have Project Natal integration, the founder of the massively popular gaming franchise has let slip a few more details on how this is going to work in the games.
The CEO of Guitar Hero has pointed out that the estate of the Kurt Cobain has fully agreed to the avatar of the late Nirvana singer being used in Activision's Guitar Hero 5.
As we prepare for the latest bout of Beatle-mania later this month – what with the imminent launch of MTV's Beatles Rock Band from EA and the rumours of a major deal brewing with Apple and EMI – the launch of a quality wooden Fender Strat Rock Band controller could not have arrived at a better time.