X

EU Visitor Notice: This Website Uses Cookies

This website uses cookies to improve user experience, to provide analytical data to better serve our visitors, and to serve advertising to fund our operations. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy.

Your preference will be saved for 90 days, or until you clear your browser cookies.


I AGREE
I DISAGREE
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Rumored LEGO Rock Band Game is Actually Real

by Alisha K.
Advertisement

It sounded like something from a Penny Arcade panel, but in reality, it’s the newest Rock Band game: LEGO Rock Band, complete with minifig musicians with blocky little instruments. The toyed-up version is due this holiday season, not long after The Beatles: Rock Band.

lego rock band ea

At this point, I would typically make fun of the silliness (and potential awesomeness) of this title, but I’m distracted by the Jack White-ness of the above character. The combination of guitar and outfit is a little too evocative, and Mr. White has been known to wear a few ill-fitting hats here and there over the years. But the necklace throws it all off (though not quite as hilariously as the LEGO chest hair in another screenshot. So instead, it seems they’re just going with “minifig rock dudes who look like they might be actual rock dudes.” That’s a fair approach.

lego rock band ea

Oh yeah. Chest hair.

So Jack White-ness (and my own personal White Stripes obsession) aside, it looks as though the LEGO and Rock Band franchises will both be well represented here in a fun combination that should add a new dimension to music gaming.

A partial track list was revealed as well, and it’s likely we’ll see more announcements as we get closer to the game’s release date.

  • Blur, “Song 2”
  • Carl Douglas, “Kung Fu Fighting”
  • Europe, “The Final Countdown”
  • Good Charlotte, “Boys and Girls”
  • Pink, “So What”

[EDGE Online via NeoGAF]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



In the Next 24 Hours…

In the Next 24 Hours…

Droplet Trailer

Droplet Trailer

Giant R/C A-10 Warthog

Giant R/C A-10 Warthog

Advertisement
2018 Audi TT RS Coupe Review: A Turbocharged Fist-Full of Exotic Fury

2018 Audi TT RS Coupe Review: A Turbocharged Fist-Full of Exotic Fury

Ford Expands GT Production… Again

Ford Expands GT Production… Again

Xing Miss R is a 1300+ hp EV for Track or Off-road

Xing Miss R is a 1300+ hp EV for Track or Off-road