Excerpt: Karaoke has never been my cup of tea. When people suggest a late-night trip to Lucky Voice and the idea is met with drunken cheers, my heart sinks like a limbless swimmer. Want to see my Road Runner impression? Just pull out a copy of SingStar and - meep meep! - I'll be over the horizon in seconds.
Excerpt: Fitness games are a relatively new phenomenon but one that Wii Fit has proven to have a big audience. Your Shape is a fitness game brought to us by Ubisoft for Microsoft’s fledgling Kinect motion control system. It seems like a great match, after all as the slogan states, “You are the controller!
Excerpt: Those who are fans of the rap and hip hop genre will be quick to tell you that despite the boom of karaoke games in the last few years, the style has seen little attention. While previous games such as SingStar and Lips denote points by getting the pitch and length of notes correct, rap is a whole...
Conclusion: Def Jam Rapstar is the perfect rap game for any wannabe rap stars out there. With 40 tracks that span the entire rap genre, Def Jam Rapstar is only let down by a few technical issues and not having nearly enough iconic tracks for us to get our 'gangsta' on to.
Excerpt: With over 40 Rap and Hip Hop tracks, Def Jam Rapstar is the ultimate non-mainstream music "karaoke" game for the XBox 360 that not only contains an impressive track listing but has a few inspiring non "Singstar" tricks up its sleeves.
Excerpt: People say the last thing the video games industry needs is another music game. Def Jam front man Kevin Liles thinks there's still in the oversaturated market for a hip-hop game, however, because hip-hop is all about individuality.