Free Guitar Hero alternative
- Great selection of tracks
- Single and multiplayer mode
- Compatible with MIDI instruments
- Online rankings
- You need a control pad to play
- Doesn't work great with XP
- Song configuration a little complicated
Frets on Fire X (FoFiX) is a turbocharged version of the classic
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One essential thing to bear in mind when playing Frets on Fire X is that to play, you'll need XboX or PS3 controller - this one can't be played with just a keyboard. As well as the guitar, this souped-up version adds drums and bass guitar and, even better, you can use any music stored on your computer, as long as it's in .OGG format.
This means that Frets on Fire X offers a virtually limitless number of tunes for you to test yourself against, and if you've never played either Frets on Fire original or Guitar Hero, don't worry - Frets on Fire X is packed with tutorials and practice rounds for you to cut your teeth on.
Let your inner rock star out to play with Frets on Fire X - like Frets on Fire, but better!