We’re excited to announce our newest launch – an eight-track music pack that features new songs and iconic hits from Linkin Park and Mike Shinoda. It is a large second for Beat Saber, as a result of it’s the first time our platform has debuted a tune for a significant recording artist; Mike Shinoda’s new monitor “Already Over” is solely launching on Beat Saber forward of its official international launch. Followers will get to expertise his music right here first together with huge Linkin Park hits like “Numb/Encore”, “Crawling” and “Lost”.
“I’m beyond excited to once again be partnering with Beat Saber to give fans and players even more music by me, Linkin Park, and Fort Minor, and I’m especially excited to share my new single ‘Already Over’ through the platform. It’s an honor that Linkin Park is the first band to have a second music pack and I hope everyone enjoys playing the new tracks.”
– Mike Shinoda
Whereas growing the beatmaps for this pack, there was a lot inspiration to tug from. As followers know, Linkin Park + Mike Shinoda’s music can’t be neatly outlined by only one style, it crosses from nu-metal, to laborious rock and hip-hop. Gamers can have the chance to totally immerse themselves within the following pulsing tracks:
- Already Over – Mike Shinoda
- Crawling – Linkin Park
- Combating Myself – Linkin Park
- In My Head – Mike Shinoda & Kaliee Morgue
- Misplaced – Linkin Park
- Extra The Sufferer – Linkin Park
- Numb/Encore – Jay-Z, Linkin Park
- Keep in mind the Title (feat. Kinds of Past) – Fort Minor
There are three completely different artists on this music pack launch, Linkin Park, Mike Shinoda and Fort Minor – and though they’ve overlapping members and sounds, we needed gamers to expertise every artist individually by way of distinctive beatmaps and lightweight reveals. For every tune we integrated their logos, but additionally drawings on the partitions and on the ground that resemble that specific artist to make the expertise much more custom-made.
The brand new superior surroundings is an improve from the unique music pack launch from 2020, and now segments the tunnel utilizing our newest and most superior lighting system. That is our first surroundings that enables full management of the weather, every mild present additionally contains some kind of story-telling the place we play with the brand motion to accompany the lyrics of the tune.
Probably the most thrilling components of engaged on this pack was constructing a beatmap for an unique monitor for Mike Shinoda. We acquired to listen to the monitor earlier than anybody else, and needed to be sure that when gamers expertise it for the primary time, it’s as epic as doable – all whereas slashing to the beat and diving right into a charming mild present.
That is Linkin Park’s second music pack with Beat Saber, in 2020 a hugely-popular 11-song pack was launched. To rejoice the newest launch, we’ve up to date the unique music pack with an enhanced surroundings and ranges, together with Arc & Chain Notes. Gamers can simply change between unique and new ranges. That is out there as a free replace for anybody who owns the unique music pack, gamers merely must replace their recreation.
There are a number of methods to expertise Linkin Park and Mike Shinoda on Beat Saber:
The Linkin Park x Mike Shinoda Music Pack is obtainable for $10.99 USD (or $1.99 USD per tune). Followers who missed out on the unique Linkin Park Music Pack can snag the Combo Bundle, which options each at the moment’s new pack and the unique pack from 2020 (19 songs in complete!) for $21.99 USD. And for those who’re new to Beat Saber, you possibly can seize each the O.G. Linkin Park Music Pack and the brand new Linkin Park x Mike Shinoda Music Pack alongside the Beat Saber base recreation just for $45.99 USD with the Final Bundle.
All now out there on PlayStation VR2 and PlayStation VR.