- Beat Saber
Beat Saber is a rhythm game developed and published by Beat Games. Players use a pair of motion controllers in order to hit blocks coming at them that are synced by their music. The game was designed to be completely head-based with no controller input needed at all.
- Space Pirate Trainer
Space Pirate Trainer is a virtual reality game in which players assume the role of a space pirate. The player must fend off waves of incoming droids by shooting them with up to three different weapons.
- Rhythm Doctor
Rhythm Doctor is a rhythm game developed by Freestyle Games, which has been published by Sony Computer Entertainment. The game teaches players how to read music and allows them to perform a variety of different instruments.
Thumper is a rhythm game developed by Drool LLC, which was published by Adult Swim Games. The game has players control a small space beetle that races down a track of glowing rails.
AudiOsurf is a puzzle game developed by Dylan Fitterer. The game has players race down a highway towards a line of bright lights. As the player enters the highway, the world begins to change and adapt to the music that they are listening to.
- Guitar Hero
Guitar Hero is a series of music video games that simulate the playing of rock music songs by using a plastic guitar-shaped controller. The series was developed by Harmonix and published by RedOctane. It was originally designed as an arcade game and was released for the PlayStation 2 and the Nintendo Wii consoles, with the latter being developed by Vicarious Visions.
The game is based on the performance of the player as they use the controller to mimic playing the guitar along with the song. The games have a variety of difficulty levels, which change the number and speed of notes that the player must follow. Players earn points for each note that they hit and the player with the higher score wins the song.
- Rock Band
Rock Band is a music rhythm game, and can be classified as a rhythm action game. It is the only game in the series to be released on the PC, and is still considered the best game in the series.
- Dance Dance Revolution
Dance Dance Revolution is a music video arcade game with dancing and rhythm. It is the most popular game in the series.