Editors Liked

  • Attractive, streamlined presentation
  • Intuitive design
  • Flexible mission mode
  • Learn real songs with a real guitar
  • Better structure and tutorials than last year's Rocksmith
  • Guitarcade games are a blast
  • Excellent tone setup and session modes
  • Vastly improved Riff Repeater that lets you slow down whole sections of songs
  • Comprehensive suite of tools & distractions

Editors Didn't Like

  • No recording
  • Some HDMI latency
  • Tracklist could be better
  • Displays can be very confusing
  • Established players will find it hard to adapt to Rocksmith's way of thinking
  • Audio latency and other technical issues
  • High barrier to entry