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Dance Central 2 Named 15th Annual Interactive Achievement Award Finalist

Dance Central 2 has been selected as a finalist in the Family Game of the Year category as part of the 15th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards! The award show will take place on Thursday, February 9 at the Red Rock Resort in Las Vegas! Click here for the full list of finalists!... Read more

A Note On Getting Fit With Dance Central From DC's Community Manager

Prior to the October launch of Dance Central 2, I kicked off a weight loss competition among my colleagues at Harmonix to encourage us to find creative ways to use DC as a fitness tool – and more importantly get fit in the process. We’re in month four of the competition and so far we’ve seen awesome... Read more

Ne-Yo’s Chart-Topping Club Hit “Closer” Comes To Dance Central 2

Harmonix is excited to announce that tomorrow, January 10th, Ne-Yo’s “Closer” will hit the Dance Central 2 Music Store! Off of 2008’s Grammy-nominated Year of the Gentleman, this poppy dance track was a departure from Ne-Yo’s typical style, and has a thumping beat that’s a hit at the club. “Clos... Read more

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

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