Singstar Vol.2

Step up to the stage with your blue microphone in hand and belt out the notes along with your favourite artist. Matching every note with sheer perfection, you’re the number one Singstar!

Singstar, a huge franchise that began back in the days of the PS2, has hit the PS3 with another title. Singstar Vol.2 comes after the game’s successful first landing on the next-gen console with Singstar Vol.1. Allowing you to sing along with your favourite songs and let you feel like a real superstar, you can just forget going to Karaoke ever again!

Singstar is a game that lets you well, sing obviously, along to your favourite tunes. You have to match the pitch, tone and timing of the lyrics and are awarded points for how well you do. Your points are then added up at the end of the song to give you your overall score. Also showing you a gauge of how well you did out of how well you can possibly do on the song. A rank of your singing ability is also shown which can range from Wannabe right up to Superstar. Before you choose a song you are also asked which difficulty you would like, choosing out of easy, medium and hard. Easy will let you pass loosely and get away with a few mistakes but hard will give you nothing for even the tiniest slip up.
You can also hear an audio playback of the song you have just sung, this can also be saved to the HDD. Hearing how you just performed can be really funny and is definitely a good feature.
As usual, the songs on Singstar are of a wide variety. This includes genres such as rap, rock, pop and some old favourites. Big name artists make plenty of appearances in the game, whether modern or older. This vast list includes the likes of Aerosmith, Gorillaz and Paul McCartney. Songs can be the artists more popular songs or possibly a newer release by them, with songs included such as “Without Me” by Eminem, “Ruby” by The Kaiser Chiefs, “But It’s Better If You Do” by Panic! At The Disco, “500 Miles” by The Proclaimers and “Lithium” by Nirvana.
The Singstore is something that’s come back from Volume 1 and can really liven the game up. Offering songs and song packs up for download at a low price, you’ll be fishing out your credit card in no time! Also offering a wide variety of artists from multiple genres, you’re sure to find something you like.







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