Harmonix Archives

Fuser Receives Major Update Along With Live Twitch Channel
NCSOFT and Harmonix have rolled out the largest update to Fuser to date with a number of additions and improvements The free Headliner Spotlight update now gives you the chance to DJ as the headline act on the Diamond Stage, in which you can perform in front of 250+ people along with your friends in[...]
Fuser Releases A Free Demo & New Roadmap For Updates
Harmonix and NCSOFT released a couple of new items for Fuser in the form of a new roadmap as well as a free demo to people to try The 1.3 Updater will add in a ton of features, which we have from the team below But it also includes a bunch of new music from[...]
Harmonix & X Put Their Lates Game FUSER Up For Pre-Order
NCSOFT and Harmonix have put their latest game FUSER up for pre-order as you can now become one of the greatest festival DJs of all time We got to check out the game a short time ago as it blends elements of Rock Band and Dropmix together into a DJ experience where you control the[...]
Twitch and Harmonix Reveal Twitch Sings at TwitchCon
During TwitchCon today, both Harmonix and Twitch revealed a brand new interactive karaoke service called Twitch Sings The concept itself is pretty simplistic as the streamer will be able to basically do live karaoke on their feed with the lyrics and generic muzak versions of songs playing underneath, while the chat room will be challenging[...]
Harmonix Turns to NCSoft as Publisher of Its Next Multiplatform Title
Over the weekend, Harmonix announced that they would be entering a new strategic partnership for a multiplatform publishing deal with NCSoft The companies made the announcement official as Harmonix posted about it on their website, as it looks like NCSoft will publish their next game across multiple consoles What exactly that next game will be is[...]
Adding A Few More Beats As Dropmix Makes Two More Expansions
There are some different songs here and there, but essentially both packs are using the same library, just different samples of the same tunes. While by definition these are two totally new and different packs of music, there's no escaping the fact that it feels cheapened by the idea that Harmonix and Hasbro haven't made[...]
Game gift guide
Sure, you can also get it for the Wii U, but why would you do that? Target happens to have the best price for the game at the moment at $56.99 USD.   Credit// Hasbro If your gamer is into music and also a little bit quirky, they just might be the right person for Dropmix which is a Hasbro/Harmonix[...]
Adding Your Favorites To 'Dropmix' As We Review The Expansions
Behold as Harmonix have produced four expansion packs for the game that you can add to the game. Now there are two kinds of expansion packs for Dropmix The first is the Discover Pack which has five different cards of different genres that below to different suits They're very random and you need to buy all[...]
Several Layoffs At Harmonix Following The Release Of 'Dropmix'
A rather disappointing bit of news this weekend as it appears Harmonix has decided to clean house this week According to Gamasutra, 14 people have been laid off from the company following the release of Dropmix in an effort to "reduce our overhead and align our business with our current development slate." Here's a snippet[...]
Battling Like A Pair Of Rad DJ's! We Review 'Dropmix'
This is a joint project between Harmonix (who you may know best as the minds behind the Rock Band series) and Hasbro as the publisher The game is set to be released on September 24th, but before then, Harmonix was kind enough to send me a review copy to check out and review I headed[...]
Endurance Mode Engaged: In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida Added To Rock Band 4
But you rarely hear it these days, because radio favors songs that only last 3-4 minutes long — while this track can fill a third of an hour in radio minutes. Harmonix has done an impressive job of keeping Rock Band 4 fans engaged by offering weekly DLC tracks that vary in style and artist while[...]
'Dropmix' Is Basically Making You A Fighting DJ
Hasbro and Harmonix had a little something special to show off at E3 this year in Dropmix, which kind of made me excited to get back into deck building games while still being a music fan The game is a combination of a five-card board along with a deck of cards, each of them containing[...]
Rock Band VR Hits March 23rd
Courtesy of The Verge Harmonix revealed that Rock Band VR will be available on March 23rd for Oculus Rift Pre-orders are already available for the VR bundle on Amazon, probably ready to hit a Gamestop near you later today. The release date trailer features actual footage of the Rock Band VR gameplay, which is cool but somewhat[...]