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Rocksmith Alternatives for Linux

Rocksmith is not available for Linux but there are a few alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Bemuse: Beat, Music, Sequence, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Rocksmith and four of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Rocksmith are FoFiX, Clone Hero and Frets on Fire.

Rocksmith alternatives are mainly Music Games but may also be Music Production Apps or Educational Games. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Rocksmith.
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Rocksmith is a music video game produced by Ubisoft.

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  1. Bemuse: Beat, Music, Sequence icon

    Bemuse: Beat, Music, Sequence

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    14 alternatives to Bemuse: Beat, Music, Sequence 

    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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    1.  Controller SupportBemuse: Beat, Music, Sequence supports the use of a controller (XBOX, PlayStation, etc.).
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    rocksmith is nothing like guitar hero, it is not a rhythm game, it is an actual trainer using a real guitar, not a guitar shaped controller with buttons and a switch.

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    FoFiX

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    12 alternatives to FoFiX 

    A free Guitar Hero/RockBand-like game MOD, forked from Frets on Fire and developped by British fans.

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    1.  PortableFoFiX can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    This alternative is disputed. FoFiX is still a legitimate alternative to Rocksmith, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
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    Rocksmith is played using an electric guitar.FoFiX is played using a computer keyboard.

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    Played using a computer keyboard, not a real electric guitar.

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    Clone Hero

    • FreeProprietary
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    28 alternatives to Clone Hero 

    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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    1.  Endless gameplayClone Hero offers at least one game mode that allows you to play indefinitely.
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    This alternative is disputed. Clone Hero is still a legitimate alternative to Rocksmith, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
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    Rocksmith is a teaching tool that uses a real guitar, not a guitar shaped controller with 5 buttons and a switch.

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    Clone Hero is a rhythm game. Rocksmith is a teaching tool requiring a real guitar. Clone Hero does not.

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    clone hero is a rhythm game and Rocksmith is a teaching tool

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    Frets on Fire

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    24 alternatives to Frets on Fire 

    Frets on Fire is a game of musical skill and fast fingers. The aim of the game is to play guitar with the keyboard as accurately as possible.

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    The last version (1.3.110) was released in November 2008.

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    Frets on Fire vs Rocksmith opinions
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    Rocksmith is played using an electric guitar. Fres on Fire is played using a computer keyboard.

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    Rocksmith is played using an electric guitar. Fres on Fire is played using a computer keyboard.

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    FoF is just a video game, Rocksmith teaches on a real guitar

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