Elite Beat Agents is a Rhythmaction game available on the DS.
Elite Beat Agents is a Rhythmaction game. Rhythm action games combine the enjoyment that comes from creating music with the challenge of video game scoring. The player is usually tasked with dancing on a mat, tapping a touch screen, pressing a button, singing into a mic or strumming a fake guitar controller in time with the music.
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Elite Beat Agents is unique and intriguing, perhaps this is why it's able to teach my kids musical timing better than all those music lessons.
I am always interested in musical games, I have even gone so far as to make my own to get kids interested in playing and learning music. So I am always interested in what others are doing, whether it be the amazing Electroplankton DS, Samba Di Amigo Wii or even a tiny little musical bonus level on Purr Palz DS. How music is used, especially interactively interests me, some times it annoys or upsets me, but always interests me.
After the popular reception of Ouenden in Japan, iNiS brought Elite Beat Agents to a western audience in 2007. This was the first confident rhythm action game on the DS that managed to combine the console's unusual tapping controls and music.
Rhythm action games combine the enjoyment that comes from creating music with the challenge of video game scoring. The player is usually tasked with dancing on a mat, tapping a touch screen, pressing a button, singing into a mic or strumming a fake guitar controller in time with the music.
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