Rock Band 4's New Guitars Will Be Familiar to Fans


Rock Band 4's New Guitars Will Be Familiar to Fans

While Rock Band 4 will support those guitars that you may have tucked away in storage, there will be new guitars released to cater for new fans or those who sold off their stash of plastic peripherals. The new guitars won’t look all that different, nor will they have any new features, according to a report in Edge.

Harmonix has an ongoing relationship with Fender, so the new guitars manufactured by Mad Catz “won't deviate far from the traditional Stratocaster shape.” The report mentions that launching Rock Band 4 with “a shiny new range of essential fake instruments would be in conflict with Harmonix's current beliefs."

The report mentions that “the unnecessary proliferation of expensive peripherals helped kill off the music genre, after all.” Those who held on to their instruments will be pleased to hear that Harmonix is aiming to make Rock Band 4 backwards-compatible with every existing instrument.

But before you get too excited about dusting off the keyboard, Rock Band 4 is going back to the core band. It will focus on the trials and tribulations of those on vocals, guitar, bass, and drums.

Rock Band 4 will be released on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One later this year.

Rock Band 4`s New Guitars Will Be Familiar to Fans on
About this author
Staff Writer
Recent Articles by this author
26 September, 2016
If you thought Snapchat was all about social messaging your information is so last...
16 September, 2016
If you’re budgeting your time for future game releases, you may want to leave...
16 September, 2016
As soon as a new device is released, particularly if it’s an Apple product...
16 September, 2016
President of Sony’s Worldwide Studios, Shuhei Yoshida, didn’t really...