Conclusion: If there’s one music-oriented video game to buy this holiday season, it has to be The Beatles: Rock Band. Harmonix and MTV Games have created an exceptional representation of The Fab Four that needs to be lived by all music aficionados.
Excerpt: Video Games | The Beatles: Rock Band | Gameplay Trailer
XBox 360 | Playstation 3 | Nintendo Wii The Long and Winding Road
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Conclusion: Taking one of the most popular and iconic bands of all time and creating a game about their music could not have been easy, but Harmonix handles it beautifully, instilling a level of love and attention to detail that no other developer could.
Conclusion: It’s always encouraging when talented forces come together in collaboration, with the express desire to forge something truly special. With a band of The Beatles quality and a developer of similar calibre, we really have to wonder if there was any doubt.
Excerpt: Do you want to know a secret? Until just recently, the appeal of The Beatles managed to escape me. I'd heard the same seven or eight of their songs throughout my entire life. I could sing along to those few ditties when they came on the radio, but that was as far as things went.
Excerpt: First Impressions My reaction is “I want you to listen to something son. This is some of the greatest music ever written and something I want you to listen to and experience just like I did. They’re called The Beatles.
Excerpt: Yes, Harmonix promised to do “something different” with The Beatles: Rock Band . And yes, it’s still readily recognizable as a Rock Band game. But honestly, people, what did you expect? An open-world sandbox where you design shirts to help make ends meet as you struggle to become a musician?