Frets on Fire Alternatives

    Frets on Fire is described as 'game of musical skill and fast fingers. The aim of the game is to play guitar with the keyboard as accurately as possible' and is an app in the Audio & Music category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Frets on Fire for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Android, Mac and iPhone. The best alternative is StepMania, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Frets on Fire are Rocksmith (Paid), osu! (Free, Open Source), FoFiX (Free, Open Source) and Clone Hero (Free).

    This page was last updated Aug 22, 2021

    1. Rhythm game for Windows, Mac, and Linux. It features 3D graphics, keyboard and dance pad support, and an editor for creating your own steps.
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      Rocksmith is a music video game produced by Ubisoft. The game's main focus is the unique feature that allows players to plug in virtually any electric guitar and play.


    2. osu! is a rhythm game based on the gameplay of a variety of popular commercial rhythm games. While aiming to keep authentic gameplay and scoring, osu! increases the epic factor through online rankings, multiplayer, replay exchange, and a huge community following.
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      It contains different gamemodes, including osu!mania, osu!standard, Taiko and Catch the Beat
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    3. A free Guitar Hero/RockBand-like game MOD, forked from Frets on Fire and developped by British fans.
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    4. Clone Hero is a free rhythm game, which can be played with any 5 or 6 button guitar controller, Game Controllers, or just your standard computer keyboard. Download the game, copy your song charts into the song folder and enjoy hours of fun!.
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      A free open-source circle-clicking rhythm game practice client for osu! beatmaps with Virtual Reality support. McOsu is developed separately from and has no direct affiliation with osu! or ppy Pty Ltd.
    5. Bemuse is a Japanese guitar hero/DJ hero like game. It is an online web-based rhythm game that has controller support. This game also supports BMS's.
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    6. Flash Flash Revolution (or FFR) is a music-based rhythm game that runs through Adobe Flash and an Internet browser, making it a full-fledged online music title that requires no downloads or fees to play.
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    7. Guitar Flash is a super fun and addictive game. Become a rock star and crush the guitar playing several songs. Dispute duels with your friends and try to put your name on the hall of fame of the best players.
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      Dance to the music and beat enemies from above and ahead with simple left-and-right operations. Although it’s not difficult to operate, but it’s definitely an interesting game! There are abundant songs to select and meticulously designed beats!.
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