Flying under the radar and launching quickly is Dropmix, the next Harmonix music-genre push to card-based gaming. DropMix is a dynamic and fast-paced music-mixing game from Hasbro & Harmonix where players blend hit tracks from award-winning artists to create some sweet mixes live.
First, The DropMix Music Gaming System which retails for $99.99, includes the DropMix board and 60 DropMix cards, and the free downloadable App controls the game. The included DropMix cards let you mix songs from top artists, including: Bruno Mars, Childish Gambino, Disturbed, Ed Sheeran, Imagine Dragons, Sam Hunt, Sia, The Weeknd, and more. Playlist packs and official trailer can be seen below!
How does it work? Place a card on the DropMix board to add its music to the mix. You can put down and pick up cards at will and the music mix will update on the fly. You can replace tracks in the mix by picking up cards from the board and putting down a new card.
-Work together to answer requests quickly and light up the board with your high score! Gather a group of your friends and have a blast collaborating and creating an ever-changing stream of music mixes. Immerse yourself in the unexpected and exciting rhythms that you and your friends create!
– Dominate the mix & beat your opponent(s) by reaching 21 points first. Keep the flow going as you explore combos and compete 1 on 1, 2 v 2, or 1 v 2. The mix is dynamic and changing as you drop your choice of tracks onto the board. Out-maneuver and strategically play your cards as you face off, all while busting out unexpected musical mixes!
– Freestyle mode puts the pure power of DROPMIX’s music-mixing technology in your hands! Discover amazing new music by connecting some of the world’s top artists in ways you never expected. Customize and tweak the mix until you have exactly the sound you are looking for. Then show it off to your friends! You won’t believe how easy it is to build innovative and blended beats!
Other playlist packs are available currently for $14.99
- The Rock “Ouroboros” playlist comes with 15 DropMix cards plus 1 hidden track card. This playlist features music from: Blink-182, Ed Sheeran, Evanescence, Panic! At the Disco, Walk the Moon, Weezer, and more.
- The Hip-Hop “Mirrors” playlist comes with 15 DropMix cards plus 1 hidden track card. This playlist features music from: Ginuwine, Outkast, Salt-N-Pepa, Sean Paul, A Tribe Called Quest, The Weeknd, and more.
- The Electronic “Astro” playlist comes with 15 DropMix cards plus 1 hidden track card. This playlist features music from: The Chainsmokers, Jason Derulo, LMFAO, MGMT, Miike Snow, Odesza, and more.
- The Pop “Derby” playlist comes with 15 DropMix cards plus 1 hidden track card. This playlist features music from: Carly Rae Jepson, Gloria Gaynor, The Jackson 5, Meghan Trainor, Rick James, Sia, and more.
DropMix Discover Packs (30 cards) are also available for $4.99. The bundles include which include the complete 6-pack Series 2 collection. Each pack includes 5 DropMix cards that can create a full song mix and more music mixing possibilities with the DropMix Music Gaming System (sold separately). Series 1 features songs from top artists including: Cake; Duck Sauce; Gloria Gaynor; Hall & Oates; Imagine Dragons; The Jackson 5; LMFAO; Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch; Run D.M.C.; Sia; TLC; Weeezer; Young MC.
Also, you can save your mix anytime by tapping the Record Icon on the top right of the App screen. After you have saved a mix, you can listen/view the mix by selecting the “Mixes” option on the Main Menu of the DROPMIX App. Tap the export button at the top of the screen while playing a mix to generate a DROPMIX link you can share.