Posted Tue Sep 24, 2013 at 07:30 AM PDT by Brian Hoss
'Rocksmith 2014' includes over 50 new songs.
'Rocksmith,' the game that works with real guitars using a standard 1/4" to USB Rocksmith Real Tone Cable, is coming back this October with new music, new teaching features and new mini-games. Naturally, Ubisoft is quick to highlight the biggest feature of 'Rocksmith 2014,' the ability to teach players how to play songs on real guitars.
From Ubisoft, "With a completely redesigned interface, new songs, and all-new features, Rocksmith 2014 Edition is tailored to better teach the key elements of guitar playing. A new fully customizable “Riff Repeater” lets players select any section of a song they want to play, and repeat that section over-and-over until it’s mastered. Players can also set the starting difficulty level, speed, or play note-by-note through challenging parts, all on-the-fly. A new “Master Mode” makes playing by memory more approachable and new “Guitarcade” mini-games have been created to hone specific guitar skills. With these flexible and deep practice tools, it’s never been easier for players to play their favorite songs on guitar or bass."
Rocksmith 2014 Edition contains over 50 new tracks including:
Aerosmith – Walk This Way
Alice In Chains – Stone
Arctic Monkeys – R U Mine?
Avenged Sevenfold – Bat Country
Bob Dylan – Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door
Iron Maiden – The Trooper
Jack White – Sixteen Saltines
Kiss – Rock And Roll All Nite
Mastodon – Blood and Thunder
Oasis – Don’t Look Back In Anger
Pantera – Cemetary Gates
Paramore – Now
R.E.M. – Losing My Religion
Radiohead – Paranoid Android
Rise Against – Savior
Slayer – War Ensemble
The Kinks – You Really Got Me
The Rolling Stones – Paint It, Black
The Shins – For A Fool
The Smashing Pumpkins – Cherub Rock (with pre-order only)
The Smashing Pumpkins – The Chimera
The Who – My Generation
Weezer – Say It Ain’t So
White Zombie – Thunder Kiss ‘65
'Rocksmith 2014' is coming this October 22nd for the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC/Mac platforms.
You can find the latest info on 'Rocksmith 2014' linked from our Video Games Release Schedule.
Author: Brian Hoss
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