Halfbrick and FremantleMedia North America have recently announced a brand new collaboration revolving around Halfbrick‘s hit music management game, Band Stars. Band Stars has just been updated to celebrate Season XIV of American Idol where players can now take fictional characters inspired by the TV show’s superstars on a mission to form the world’s best band.
The American Idol content addition to Band Stars features six new characters based on the thousands of contestants who audition every year. From there, 18 exclusive American Idol challenges have been added where players are tasked to complete musical tasks like recording themed songs, completing vocal solos and more.Lastly, the Band Stars gameplay has also received an overhaul with a brand new recording studio and instrument skins. Each add-on is unlockable via the in-game menu for those interested.
As it stands, the update is available for free to download for those who have the game on their device already. First time players can also pick up the entire game for free as well by clicking here, however, there are in-app purchases.