My friend ‘Little’ Chris, then aged about 9 , once stated that he wished there could be a ‘Bass Hero’, ‘Drum Hero’ and ‘Singing Hero’ to go along with the ‘Guitar Hero’ video games he loved. Someone must have been listening that day, because one year roughly afterward the very first rockband title appeared on shop floor.
Now on its third instalment, the immensely accepted rockband series seems to have eclipsed these guitar games for good, forcing a spot among more triumphant music sims of all time in the process. Yes, rockband is here to remain regardless of whether you like it or not and okay, that’s my friend Kieran playing bass on the cover of rockband 3 (OK, perhaps it isn’t, however it really looks like him). Continue reading