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Def Jam Rapstar


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Also on:PS3, Wii
GF Rating

542 ratings

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Game Details

  • Number of Players 2
  • Online Enabled Yes

Drug Reference, Mild Blood, Mild Violence, Partial Nudity, Sexual Themes, Strong Lyrics, Use of Alcohol, Use of Tobacco

Game Description

NOTE: Gameplay requires a microphone. Game does not include a microphone with rental or purchase.

Enter the world of hip-hop and climb all the way to the top in this game where music and culture collide. Def Jam Rapstar goes beyond the usual music experience by letting you make your mark in a community that echoes the real-life hip-hop world. Perform top hits by top rap artists, both past and present. Rhyme on top of beats mixed by leading hip-hop producers in Freestyle Mode. Record your performance with your system's camera, add special effects, and release your own single on the Web. Compete with other emcees in Battle Mode, form posses, promote other artists, and more as you build your own hip-hop empire.

Critic Reviews

GamesRadar Review (8.0 out of 10)

Def Jam Rapstar review When I say hip, you say hop! Hip! Any person who claims to be a Hip Hop fan can tell you how they know all the lyrics to their favorite songs and can gesticulate the mannerisms of their favorite emcees. Prior to Def Jam Rapstar, our talents were r...more

User Reviews

Average Member Rating: 6.0 out of 10

Great Game!. (9 out of 10)

posted by aidenkael (ANN ARBOR, MI) on Feb 3, 2011
Member since Jan 2008
7 out of 7 gamers (100%) found this review helpful
This game has everything you need in a game if you like hip hop. Good beats, addictive game play, and funny online videos. PROS: Great track list-Everything from Biz to Pac, TI to 50, Weezy to Kanye Good DLC- Good DLC selection with more to come Freestyle- Great addition for messing around with fr...more

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Specs & Requirements

Memory 41 MB

Online Features Content Download, Leaderboards, Xbox LIVE Family Settings, Achievements

Modes Versus, Career, Practice, Co-op 2, Multiplayer, Free Play, Gameplay Recording

Controllers Microphone, Kinect Enabled

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

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