The third in the popular Rock Band series, Rock Band 3 is best music available this year. With the ability to play a guitar, drums, keyboard, or vocalist, Rock Band has versatility and something for everyone. With the all new Pro mode, gamers can get a taste of how difficult actual music playing is.
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Guitar Hero: Warrior of Rock
Want to see music games return to a more narrative structure? Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock is here! While rival series Rock Band has been making strides towards creating more realistic music-based gameplay, Guitar Hero has wisely gone the other direction and created fantasy-based play that incorporates a fun metal-centric story with plenty of celebrity cameos.