Rocksmith 2014 - What's New?
The new Rocksmith game has been entirely redesigned from the ground up to keep all the good stuff about the original Rocksmith whilst making the game clearer, smoother and super fast. Spend more time playing your guitar than ever before instead of navigating through any complicated menus thanks to the newly streamlined interfaces. The in-game processes have been redesigned to give you even better feedback on your performance as you play meaning you'll get better, quicker.
Riff Repeater and Master Mode
Riff Repeater is new and improved! A useful tool to help you nail those tricky solos, you can now use Riff Repeater on-the-fly whenever you want quickly choosing your section, difficulty and speed, meaning you are in full control of your own practice. Rocksmith creators also listend to feedback and altered Master Mode to a more approachable way to learn songs from memory.
50 New Tracks
Rocksmith 2014 includes over 50 new songs to keep playing your guitar fresh and exciting. The tracks span the range from classic rock, alternative rock, metal and more. You also get instant access to over 150 downloadable tracks from Xbox Live Marketplace to update and refresh your library. Rocksmith 2014 now also supports tons of extra tunings, effects, amps and tones meaning you can explore a whole new range of songs and styles.
80 More Lessons and Instructional Videos
80 additional lessons and instructional videos have been built into the Rocksmith 2 game to ensure your skills are constantly being developed and perfected. Guitarcade is back with fun games designed to improve key guitar skills such as dexterity, speed and music knowledge.
Revolutionary Session Mode
The biggest thing about Rocksmith 2014 Edition has to be the new revolutionary Session Mode - a framework which allows you to jam realistically with a virtual band who will follow your every move. Nothing improves your playing like jamming with a real band and this is the next best thing! Noone is the music industry has experienced technology quite like this before.
Rocksmith's Session Mode can be used very early on in the game too so don't worry about having to be an expert to appreciate it. A helpful onscreen guide shows you what key you are playing in and suggests some guide notes. This tool is ideal for preparing you to take your new skills and join that first band!
Rocksmith - How Does It Work?
Anyone can learn to play the electric guitar with Rocksmith for Xbox 360. No clunky plastic peripherals, just you, your console and your guitar! Rocksmith developers present the first and only game where the controller is a real guitar or bass. The most authentic guitar experience in music gaming.
By plugging your guitar into your Xbox 360 console, you'll develop real skills by playing real music. Featuring gameplay that will automatically adjust to your personal skill level and a unique and innovative game design that will make playing great guitar music visually intuitive, Rocksmith will engage experienced musicians as well as those who have never picked up a guitar before.
With Rocksmith on Xbox 360 you'll unlock various fun mini-games that will hone specific guitar playing skills. You'll also be able to choose from a large number of songs in different styles.
Get Plugged In
Rocksmith includes a unique quarter-inch to USB cable that is the first of its kind and allows users to plug in their electric guitar with a quarter-inch jack directly into your Xbox 360.
Masses of Effects Pedals, Amps & Cabs
Turn your Xbox 360 into an electric guitar amplifier and play with a huge number of in-game effects pedals, amps and cabinets. String pedals together with a nearly infinite number of combinations and tweak your sound until you're satisfied. Whether it's crunchy distortion, vintage tremolo, or psychedelic reverb you like, Rocksmith has it covered.
A great learning tool, Rocksmith will not only present you with new songs, but will also challenge you to step away from the notes on screen and play songs by memory.
"Rocksmith is the fastest way to learn guitar." US survey conducted by Research Strategy Group Inc.
"An impressive learning tool disguised as an entertaining game...Rocksmith really does bridge the gap between guitar game and learning to play a real guitar and you can have a lot of fun while you're using it." Trusted Reviews
"95 of players improved at guitar." Toluna Consumer Survey
Brooklyn Electric Guitar - Rocksmith Guitar Bundle
For modern and vintage rock tones, the Brooklyn Electric Guitar by Gear4music fits the bill perfectly; featuring a maple set neck and 2 closed humbucking pickups for a powerful and instantly definable sound. Comes with a free 1/4" jack cable and gigbag.
Suitable For All Guitarists
Though the price may suggest otherwise, this is not only a perfect instrument for anyone looking to start learning the guitar, but is also a great instrument for more accomplished guitarists looking to expand their collection.
Classic Looks & Sound
The Brooklyn Electric Guitar features a solid basswood body for classic looks and sound, and a maple set neck for greater sustain and warmth of tone. The dual humbucking pickups with separate volume and tone controls are capable of producing all the authentic tones you would expect from this style of electric guitar, while the high standard of the build quality and finish ensure that this guitar is built to go the rock'n'roll distance.
Brooklyn Guitar Reviews
"Gear4music pride themselves on the fact that their instruments are made to decent, playable standards. We'd go one further and say they've pulled off something spectacular: great looking and sounding instruments that feel as if they'll keep these qualities until you're ready to upgrade." Play Music Magazine
Features & Specifications
Brooklyn Electric Guitar
Body & Bridge:
- Model: Electric Guitar
- Body: Basswood
- Finish: Transparent Red
Neck & Fingerboard:
- Neck: Maple
- Neck Joint: Set
- Fingerboard: Rosewood with Trapezoid Inlays and Dot Side Markers
- Scale: Full Size 627mm / 22 Frets
Pickups & Hardware:
- Pickguard: Black with Cream Single Ply Binding
- Machine heads: Die-cast
- Bridge style: Tune-O-Matic
- Hardware: Chrome
- Pick Ups: 2x Chrome Closed Humbucking Pickups
- Controls: 2 x Volume, 2 x Tone, 3-Way Pickup Selector Switch
- Real Tone Cable: Included
- Session Mode: Jam with a virtual band
- Note Highway (interface): New
- Songs On-Disc: New (50+)
- Riff Repeater: On-The-Fly Riff Repeater
- Mini-Games: 10
- Master Mode: Improved Master Mode
- Electric Guitar Tunings: Original + New
- Bass Guitar Tunings: Original + New
- Techniques: Original + New
- Amps: Updated
- Electric Guitar Support: Yes
- Bass Support: Yes
- Downloadable Songs: 150
- Languages: English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Japanese