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PopStar Guitar

Platform(s): PlayStation 2, Wii
Genre: Rhythm
Publisher: XS Games
Developer: Broadsword Interactive

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'PopStar Guitar' (PS2/Wii) Partial Tracklist - Trailer

by Rainier on Oct. 16, 2008 @ 9:38 a.m. PDT

PopStar Guitar features songs from top pop music stars including 3 Doors Down, Simple Plan, Blink 182 and many more, allowing players to unlock their inner pop celebrity and star as the lead guitarist in their very own band.

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Pop Star Guitar is a Music-Based rhythm-action game for tweens and teens in which the player adopts the role of a lead guitarist forming a band, helping band-members to become stars The game will feature popular licensed music performed by the original artist like Miley Cyrus, Maroon 5, Fall Out Boy, Rihanna, Jonas Brothers and many more!

The game takes the player through a journey of self-improvement and transformation.Throughout the game the player improves his or her skills to deliver better, more challenging and rewarding performances that in turn delivers success, money, independence and fame.

PopStar Guitar features a single player Career Mode and two-player Co-operative Mode, along with single player and multi-player mini-games. The game takes the player on a musical journey that starts with forming a garage band to playing at 25 unique venues and eventually performing in the worldwide "Battle of the Bands" contest. Twelve playable characters are featured in the game and can be customized to give the band its own unique look.

Over 50 Songs Including Original #1 Hits:

  • Thanks For The Memories by Fall Out Boy
  • Sugar We're Going Down by Fall Out Boy
  • Misery Business by Paramore
  • Dirty Little Secret by All-American Rejects
  • Move Along by All-American Rejects
  • Shut Up and Drive by Rihanna
  • S.O.S by Jonas Brothers
  • See You Again by Miley Cyrus
  • Wake Up Call by Maroon 5
  • Makes Me Wonder by Maroon 5
  • All The Small Things by Blink 182
  • Welcome To My Life by Simple Plan
  • When I'm Gone by 3 Doors Down
  • It's Not My Time by 3 Doors Down

"We are thrilled to continue to unveil new original recording artists that will be featured in PopStar Guitar," said Steve Grossman, chief executive officer of XS Games. "The game's fresh line-up of today's top Pop artists paired with the innovative AirG peripheral for Wii will deliver a very rewarding gaming experience for pop music fans and gamers alike."

Exclusively for the Wii, PopStar Guitar will come with the AirG, a peripheral that snaps onto the Wii Remote and turns the controller into an electrifying air guitar. For PS2 players, PopStar Guitar will function with any PS2 compatible guitar peripheral.

Key Features:

  • Single player Career Mode
  • Single player and multi-player mini games
  • 60 pop songs, including masters performed by the original artist
  • 12 playable characters (6 male / 6 female)
  • Form your own band and customize your band’s look
  • 25 visually stunning venues
  • 20 lead guitars, 20 bass guitars, 20 rhythm guitars, 10 drum sets. Each with a unique shape and / or texture
  • VIP vehicles
  • 3 Difficulty Levels – Easy, Medium and Hard
  • Unlock videos of your band in Studio Mode

PopStar Guitar will be available for the Wii and the PS2 in Nov. 2008 for $29.99.

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