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Also on:PS3
GF Rating
5.2

3706 ratings

Game Details

  • Number of Players 2
  • Online Players 2
  • Online Enabled Yes

Blood, Strong Lyrics, Violence

Game Description

Music is everything, and it can work for you or against you! Travel deep into the life of a high-rolling hip-hop mogul to build a record label, discover new superstars, and rule the hip-hop world. The soundtrack sets the beat as you play through the game, and the environments pulsate, crumble, and explode to life with every bone-jarring beat. Time your attacks to the driving bass and make use of scattered debris to pound your rivals. Use the Analog Sticks like turntables to add beats and switch songs, making music your weapon to unleash devastating combos. Artists like Ludacris, Paul Wall, and Big Boi are all players in your brutal climb to the top.

Critic Reviews

GamesRadar Review (8.0 out of 10)

Def Jam Icon Beat rap royalty and put Outkast in a plaster cast Using music as a weapon is nothing new. Westlife songs regularly cause us agonizing pain, while Radiohead makes us want to slit our wrists in despair. But never have we seen music used to such brillia...more

User Reviews

Average Member Rating: 5.2 out of 10

Def Jam gone wrong. (4 out of 10)

posted by Drin23 (CUPERTINO, CA) on Apr 25, 2007
Member since Dec 2005
34 out of 41 gamers (83%) found this review helpful
Def Jam Icon is a big disappointment. In single player it feels more like a wrestling game with a rap feel than a fighting game. Almost all AI has the same strategy, block or counter your attacks, hit you a few times, then throw you into the nearest object and follow it up by "scratching" and doing ...more

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Specs & Requirements

Memory 400 kb

Online Features Achievements, Online Multiplayer, Voice, Content Download, Leaderboards

Audio/Video In-Game Dolby Digital, Custom Soundtrack, HDTV 720p, HDTV 1080p, HDTV 1080i

Modes Simultaneous, Versus, Challenge

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