Rocksmith 2014 Xbox 360 + Harlem Electric Guitar, Black
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Rocksmith 2014 Xbox 360 + Harlem Electric Guitar, BlackDetails
The revolutionary Rocksmith game is back! Rocksmith 2014 is the 2nd game in the Rocksmith series and introduces a host of new and improved features for guitarists to explore. Whether you're starting from scratch or an experienced player the new Rocksmith game has something for everyone. This exclusive Rocksmith guitar bundle includes the Rocksmith 2014 game with Real Tone cable, the Harlem Electric Guitar in black, case and jack cable.
Please note: This game carries a PEGI rating of 12. Xbox 360 required to play Rocksmith (console not included).
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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
Harlem Electric Guitar - Rocksmith Guitar Bundle
The Harlem Electric Guitar is an instantly playable, critically respected and striking looking electric guitar for modern rock and metal styles, and makes an ideal introduction to the world of rock and metal playing at a very affordable price. Comes with a free 1/4" jack cable and Hardcase.
The body has a superior finish, giving your guitar the deeper, sophisticated look you'd expect from a guitar made by other leading brands.
A slender shallow contour neck ensures a comfortable playing experience. The body is made of paulownia wood; a particularly lightweight wood that helps our guitars provide full tone whilst remaining surprisingly lightweight and comfortable. The gentle side body curve also makes sitting to play this guitar a breeze - great for long practice sessions!
Full Tone & Response To Distortion
The combination of one open coil and one closed high output humbucking pickup provides a full tone, and response to the distortion you need for modern rock and metal without becoming muffled. The Harlem Electric Guitar pushes the envelope further to ensure you get the sound you want as well as the look.
Harlem Guitar Reviews
This guitar was awarded 4 out of 5 by Music Radar - a leading online publication for musicians.
"We enjoyed thrashing away on the guitar and, to its credit, the Harlem Electric Guitar withstood a serious amount of abuse.""For aggressive solos, the bridge pickup really sings, especially on the higher notes, and the big cutaways allow unrestricted access to all 24 frets.""The paulownia body...is a mix of smooth curves and 'you'll have your eye out' spikes and edges. It undoubtedly looks the business."
"...the Harlem Electric Guitar holds plenty of potential, bolstered by a likeable tone and the all-round fun image." Paul Salter, Guitar Buyer magazine
"Acoustically the Harlem Electric Guitar is bright and loud with decent balance and sustain. It certainly looks the part, and plugged in it sounds the part too." Guitar and Bass magazine
Features & Specifications
Harlem Electric Guitar
Body & Bridge:
- Body: Paulownia
- Finish: Gloss Black
- Parts: Korean
Neck & Fingerboard:
- Neck Joint: Bolt-on
- Neck: Maple, Shallow C Contour
- Fingerboard: Rosewood with Dot Position Inlays
- Scale Length: 648mm / 24 Frets
Pickups & Hardware:
- Pickups: 1x Open Humbucker, 1x Closed Humbucker
- Machine Heads: Die-Cast, Silver Anodised
- Hardware: Silver Anodised
- Controls: 1x Volume, 1x Tone, 3-Way Pickup Selector Switch
- Accessories: Case, jack cable
- 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
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