American Idol first aired on the Fox Network in 2002. It was popular immediately and people of all ages watched it. Each year it’s popularity continues to grow and has loyal viewers that watch and dream as they see people just like them, trying to be the ultimate American Idol. The one who will walk away with a music contract. Imitation is the highest form of flattery, and if you are an American Idol fan, you may want to play some American Idol games. There are several available that can be used on different platforms. This article will give you details on three games that you can play.
Best American Idol Games: Video Games, Board Games and More #1: American Idol All Star Challenge DVD Board Game
A board game is a great way to have fun, all while involving your family and friends. There is an American Idol All Star Challenge DVD Board Game that was made in 2006 and covers the first five seasons of American Idol. The DVD has clips from the show and trivia that you have to solve. The game is hosted by Ryan Seacrest and covers everything, from the auditions to the finals. You can buy this online, ranging between $19.99 – $9.99. It depends on what online store you decide to buy it from, to get the lower price. Toy Wiz.com has it for the $9.99 price.
Best American Idol Games: Video Games, Board Games and More #2: Karaoke Revolution
Karaoke Revolution is an American Idol game made to use on a Playstation 2. You can buy it from Amazon.com for $39.98 and it is recommend for ages 10 and up. This game can be played individually or with up to 8 players. As you play, you’re transported to a virtual edition of the game, where you get to sing and compete, to see if you have the most star power to win the game. There are over 40 songs that you can sing. A virtual Simon and Randy will be judging you. If you pass, you’ll move onto the next level. You sing into a microphone that connects to a USB cord. The game allows you to build your own virtual self. You get to choose skin tone, clothes, hairstyle, etc. There are clips directly from the show that can be unlocked as you play your game.
Best American Idol Games: Video Games, Board Games and More #3: American Idol Computer Game
You can play an American Idol game, right from your computer! The CD-Rom game is simply called American Idol and can be played on Windows 98, 2000, Me and XP. You play as an American Idol contestant and try out cool moves and sing to 20 songs. You can even post your competition on an American Idol cyber performance. You can buy this game used from Amazon.com, starting at $7.95. This game is entertaining and very affordable. If you want a game with more selection, choose the PS2 game listed above.