Harmonix believe that now is the perfect time for rhythm games on PC
Feb29

Harmonix believe that now is the perfect time for rhythm games on PC

Harmonix, the company behind the likes of Rock Band and Dance Central, believe that now is the time for the rhythym genre to burst onto PC. Here’s why…

Dance Central Disney Fantasia announced
Jun09

Dance Central Disney Fantasia announced

Dance Central Fantasia is the newly announced dancing title for Ubisoft and Xbox One

Rock Band DLC grinds to a halt
Feb19

Rock Band DLC grinds to a halt

Rock Band’s torrent of weekly DLC will trickle down to nothing, and cease completely in April.

The Last of Us sweeps Game Critics Awards
Jun27

The Last of Us sweeps Game Critics Awards

Naughty Dog’s incredible Playstation Exclusive the Last of Us has cleaned up at the Game Critics Awards.

FFD: Is Kinect a failure?
Apr20

FFD: Is Kinect a failure?

Has Kinect completely failed to live up to its hype? You tell us!

What’s this generation’s most critically acclaimed game series?
Jan20

What’s this generation’s most critically acclaimed game series?

This generation’s given us tons of new series and franchises. Which ones do critics think are best?

Mainstream media says Harmonix should make a shooter. Wait, what?
Oct21

Mainstream media says Harmonix should make a shooter. Wait, what?

Mainstream media knows very little about video games. How little does it know about everything else it reports on?

This advert is disturbing–Kylie Minogue
Oct05

This advert is disturbing–Kylie Minogue

Amazingly disturbing Dance Central trailer featuring Kylie Minogue and gold hot pants… not on Kylie Minogue

Lazygamer Shakes his Boo-tay!
Dec17

Lazygamer Shakes his Boo-tay!

The year’s winding down down – and I have close to zero compulsion to get any proper work done. Instead, I’d much rather eat, drink and partake in the associated revelry. Yesterday’s public holiday provided just such occasion, as well the answer to the question you’ve all been asking. What happens when you take 1 part Lazygamer, add Kinect and Dance Central in equal measure – and combine with 44...
Playing PlayStation Move and Kinect – At The Same Time
Nov19

Playing PlayStation Move and Kinect – At The Same Time

There are questions – as there always are – about whether Sony’s Playstation Move or Microsoft’s controlerless Kinect offers the better motion gaming experience. Instead of trying to answer that question, Youtuber SpikeDaPenguin tries to play them both – at the same time. On the left, you’ll see Sports Champions’ Gladiator, while on the right you’ll see Harmonix’ Dance Central. In...
Rock Band developer Harmonix up for sale
Nov12

Rock Band developer Harmonix up for sale

The music genre is declining – rapidly. With the recent release Rock Band 3, MTV and Viacom (owners of Harmonix) are now looking to offload the development studio. Rock Band 3 received very good reviews, but the sales have not reflected this at all. According to the Wall Street Journal, Viacom has just announced a 59% drop in profits and as a result is hoping to recover some losses through the sale of Harmonix. There are obvious...
Dance Central – Don’t do it Naked!
Nov08

Dance Central – Don’t do it Naked!

Kinect is available in the US, and with that we have delightful relations of first hand experiences. Dance Central , the most exciting of kinect’s launch games is proving to be a hit. As one gamer found out though, it’s probably best not to play in the buff – and warrants a little extra care when playing. Why? Do Kinect’s infra-red sensors get confused with all the extra dangly and wobbly bits? No, it’s...