In the purest ‘Guitar Hero’ style, this new video game will allow the user to have the experience of being part of the British band Queen.
Being on stage with the entire Queen band and showing off your musical talents is now possible thanks to a new video game released by Gameloft, in association with Universal Music Group and Hollywood Records. It’s Queen: Rock Tour, the exclusive video game for cell phones (with Android and iOS operating systems), which will even allow you to play the iconic Freddie Mercury for a moment.
“Take to the stage and play with the entire band to show off your musical skills by playing guitar riffs, drum solos and much more. All you need to do is hit the buttons in time with the music! Queen: Rock Tour gives players the opportunity to experience “the majesty and grandeur” of what is a live experience with Queen on their mobiles. “
Cedric Ratajczak, Gameloft’s Creative Director for Brands, signaled: “Our ambition was to go beyond the boundaries of music and games with a fun experience that would put players in Queen’s shoes at the height of their careers and make perform Queen’s music live in real time like never before ”.
“We pay enormous attention to the details of the Queen story, authenticity and pampering to create a tribute to one of the greatest bands in rock history and set a new standard for band-based music games. that can be found on mobiles today, “adds Ratajczak.
Among the tracks featured in the game are the band’s best known, including Bohemian Rhapsody, We Will Rock You, Radio Ga Ga, I Want to Break Free, and We Are The Champions. And you can be a star while you perform in ten historical places around the world.
“Queen’s music has been used in other video games before, but this is the first time that the band has released their own game,” says Universal Music, which together with Hollywood Records have been responsible for creating this game, developed by Gameloft.
score achieved in the game
Another element that the video game presents is that the musicians can be dressed in up to 40 emblematic and historical Queen costumes, and also unlock curiosities and exclusive photos from the band’s archives with the score achieved in the game.
Andrew Kronfeld, Executive Vice President of Marketing for Universal Music Group, says they hope that the launch of Rock Tour will present “their inimitable rock legacy and catalog to new generations of fans, through this unique gaming experience.”
Ken Bunt, president of the Disney Music Group, comments: “We are delighted to be partners with Queen, UMG and Gameloft so that Queen fans can experience the legendary music of the band in a new way.”
“Rock Tour is a game that targets both long-time and new fans and is sure to be a favorite of millions of Queen fans around the world,” concludes the president of the Disney Music Group.
What are you waiting to try it? The game is now available for purchase in the iOS and Android stores for free, where it includes three full songs and 30 seconds of play of the rest of the songs. However, you can also unlock all themes with a single payment in the App Store of your device.