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5.3
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Score Breakdown Based on 127 ratings
  1. 10 (12)
  2. 9 (9)
  3. 8 (11)
  4. 7 (14)
  5. 6 (23)
  6. 5 (17)
  7. 4 (14)
  8. 3 (2)
  9. 2 (6)
  10. 1 (19)

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  • Rating:4.5

    a guitar hero knock-off... with a wii remote?

    First off I only played this games cause I got this for $5 used at a gamestop and I'm glad I only spent that much on it Pros Oh yes, the TERRIBLE covers even though this is a pro cause they would play these in di... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    No, this isn't Guitar Hero or the best game in the world. But it's just plain fun and I've enjoyed it immensely.

    This game has been dogged and everyone says it sucks. Granted it isn't Guitar Hero or Rock Band, nor is it the best game in the world and without flaws. But it wasn't meant to be like those other games, and its flaws do ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:4

    Battle Of The Bands is an ok attempt at a rhythm game but is incredibly boring

    Battle of the Bands is a different take on the music rhythm game genre that is full of guitar hero's and sing stars. With that said the game may be interesting to you at first but after you start the second song the gam... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6.5

    Songs, Good. Genres, Bad

    Unlike Guitar Hero and Dance Dance Revolution, this game is a combination of both games due to the inclusion of Hip Hop and Rock. Gameplay: Moving the Wii Remote left, right, down, forward and shaking it is very tiri... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6

    A poor man's Guitar Hero.

    With the Guitar Hero and Rock Band franchises completely dominating America's rhythm game market, it's tough for a newcomer to stake its own niche in this genre. It has got to be refreshing and different enough to really... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6.5

    Not that bad, but not that great either.

    I was anxious to play this game, because the idea sounded really cool to me. When I got it and sat down to play it, I had mixed reactions. The idea is awesome: have a bunch of popular songs redone in a few different genr... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5

    Great Music, O.K. Game Play, Poor Price.

    Battle of the Bands is one of those Wii games that sounds like a Good idea on paper, but when it becomes a real game you can see that the idea of the game play could use a little more work. The game has you play as one o... Read Full Review

    4 of 7 users found the following review helpful