No matter the project, music has played a core role in each of Harmonix’s games. The latest project from the studio behind Rock Band, Guitar Hero, and Dance Central is no exception—though it may look quite different.
Harmonix unveiled A City Sleeps to coincide with the Penny Arcade Expo in Seattle, Washington, and at its core, the game sounds familiar to fans of shooters like Ikaruga and arcade classic Defender. Players control the main character, Poe, with one control stick, and aim and fire her weapons with another. But Harmonix’s latest title, complete with an anime-influenced art style, injects the formula with a few fresh twists. READ FULL STORY