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Rock Band and Fuser Creator Harmonix Acquired by Epic Video games

Rock Band and Fuser Creator Harmonix Acquired by Epic Video games

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Harmonix, the esteemed music-focused developer behind such trade hits as Rock Band and Fuser—and even the unique creators of Guitar Hero earlier than the IP was acquired by Activision—has been acquired by Epic Video games. This places monumental assets into one of the artistic studios within the video games trade, with an effort to proceed evolving and pushing ahead the concept of what a music sport will be. For followers of present Harmonix video games, this doesn’t imply any adjustments are coming. Fuser and Rock Band Rivals will nonetheless be supported, although builders at Harmonix may also “work with Epic to create musical journeys and gameplay for Fortnite.”

“We’ve aspired to redefine what a music sport will be,” Harmonix stated. “Now, we’ll be working with Epic to as soon as once more problem expectations as we convey our distinctive model of musical gaming experiences to the Metaverse, and we couldn’t be extra excited.”

Rock Band DLC will proceed to launch for the foreseeable future (not less than into 2022), Rock Band Rivals has Season 25 already deliberate and concepts brewing for Season 26 and past, and there received’t be any change to the cadence of deliberate Fuser DLC and occasions. Moreover there are not any plans to vary something about servers or sport availability of any of Harmonix’s presently working titles. Sadly, when you have been hoping for a revival of the plastic instrument craze, it’s “not in [their] present plans” to fabricate extra Rock Band devices, although if anybody can at some point revive the period of plastic instrument jam bands, it’s Harmonix and Epic.

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What the crew is engaged on subsequent is working with Epic particularly to “create musical journeys and gameplay for Fortnite.” They aren’t going into the specifics on these plans simply but, however given the pedigree of Harmonix’s previous interactive music experiences, we will anticipate the studio to convey a brand new interactive musical aptitude to Epic’s metaverse in ways in which no different developer can. Including to the monumental live shows and musical occasions Fortnite has already performed, we will solely think about what taste Harmonix would possibly convey to the desk.

[Source: Harmonix]



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