Fitness Challenge Fridays: Complete The Frenchy Challenge

Today we're kicking off Fitness Challenge Friday! As part of Dance Central Fitness Month we'll be issuing DC-related challenges every Friday in January to help you get out of your comfort zone and mix up your workout routine! This week we're issuing The Frenchy Challenge, named after one of our c... Read more

Tips For Using Dance Central To Reach Your Fitness Goals

Did you resolve to get in better shape this year? Why not try using Dance Central as part of your fitness program? Import your songs from the original Dance Central into Dance Central 2 and check out our massive DLC sale (through January 9) to work up a sweat with more than 100 hit tracks! Turn on D... Read more

Join Us For Dance Central Fitness Month

Throughout the month of January the blog will be home to tons of great fitness content that will teach you how to get the most out of your Dance Central play sessions! Get updates on our ongoing Harmonix Fitness Challenge where our staff members have been tracking their progress as they use Dance Ce... Read more

Kick Off The New Year With Discounted Dance Central DLC

Now through Monday, Jan. 9, Harmonix is offering deep discounts on its Dance Central downloadable catalog! All downloadable songs compatible with the original Dance Central and Dance Central 2 are currently discounted. Get new songs from a wide range of artists including Missy Elliott, Rihanna, Bla... Read more

Harmonix Fitness Challenge: Post-Holiday Update

Leading up to the launch of Dance Central 2, a group of Harmonixers joined forces to participate in a Dance Central Fitness Challenge to get in better shape and improve overall health while having fun. As part of the fitness challenge the group has been separated into “Crews” for accountability and ... Read more

The History of Maximum Donordrive, A Rock Band Party with a Purpose

Austin Lindstrom played bass guitar for Motion City Soundtrack, 1999 - 2002. He is the founder and organizer of the Maximum Donordrive, a charity music games party. The Rock Band band above is Maximum Bonerdrive - Austin, Eric, Jordana, & Dr. H. Austin notes that Dr. H has over 2,500 Rock Band DLC t... Read more

Three New Rihanna Tracks Coming To Dance Central 2

Beginning December 20 three new downloadable songs from pop and RB sensation Rihanna will be available for Dance Central 2 on the Xbox LIVE Marketplace. These tracks from Rihanna’s fifth studio album, 2010’s LOUD, include “What’s My Name?” featuring Drake, “SM” and “Only Girl (in the World)”. The th... Read more

Dance Central 2 Wins Best Motion Game at X-Play’s Best of 2011 Awards

Dance Central 2 won the award for Best Motion Game at X-Play's Best of 2011 Awards! Harmonix CEO Alex Rigopulos, VP of Production Tracy Rosenthal-Newsom and Project Director Kasson Crooker give thanks for the honor (and bust out a few dance moves) in this acceptance video. You don't want to miss it!... Read more

Dance Central 2 Nominated For Two X-Play Best Of 2011 Awards

Dance Central 2 has been nominated for X-Play’s Best of 2011 Awards in two categories: Best Multiplayer Co-Op Game and Best Motion Control Game! Winners will be announced during a one-hour special on Wednesday, December 14 starting at 6pm Eastern on G4. The special will also air in Australia on Fue... Read more

Harmonix Fitness Challenge: Week 4 Update

Leading up to the launch of Dance Central 2, a group of Harmonixers joined forces to participate in a Dance Central Fitness Challenge to get in better shape and improve overall health while having fun. As part of the fitness challenge the group has been separated into “Crews” for accountability and ... Read more