Summary: Drums are very hard to hear, microphone is touchy, kind of flimsy stand. Thought the fam would be jamming to some tunes in the basement. So much trouble to get all the pieces working together it has barely been used.
Summary: It is really fun to play, regardless of the fact that the drum peddle cord was falling apart from the second it came out of the box. It was leaving rubber residue all over the wood floor so I had to get a carpet for the drums to sit on so not to have a mess tracked through the house. Within a week the cord broke away from the peddle rendering it useless. I have already ordered a new one. I've got my fingers crossed that the next one is not so bad.
Summary: Great game but equipment is junk. The drum set had a messed up cord right off the bat. After reading other reviews I don't know why I'm surprised. It is broke in 3 places. I have to mail it back to the company and get a new one. My husband and I have had more fun playing than the kids. It's a little difficult for them. The 10 year of is a little better than my 7 year old but he still struggles. I would recommend rock band. It seems like a better quality set.
Summary: We love Band Hero! It's great music-- and songs everybody knows (since we all have listened to the light rock radio stations in town at least a few times). Making your own rocker is great, using your xbox 360 avatar is hilarious, and it is the perfect party/holiday game. Two concerns-- our drum set came with a broken pedal, which, had I made the purchase in town, I would have returned and had replaced, but since it was purchased online and shipping for that enormous...