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Fans of management simulators and music will love A Story of a Band, which manages to combine the two with hilarious outcomes.

What's New

Improved touch responsivity on iPhone.

App Description

"A Story of a Band is an essential download for Kairosoft-philes that will eat far too many hours of your time." - Pocket Gamer 8/10 (Silver Award)

For those about to rock! Put on your leather jacket, grab your guitar and lead your band to success in this humorous, yet challenging management game!

Make albums, perform in concerts, challenge other bands, train your band members, acquire new skills, buy items and modify your band's style and public image the way you want. Whether you want to make a fast and aggressive underground punk band, a melodic and emotional mainstream power metal band, or an experimental progressive rock group, the choice is yours!

- Choose your band members from 25 different characters with unique abilities
- Choose your musical style from 14 different genres, with unique effects on your band
- Unlock over 60 different skills
- Buy over 40 different items
- Improve your band's proficiency in 10 fields
- Train and level up your band members
- Plan and perform concert tours
- Make albums with personalized style and theme
- Fight against other bands
- Perform publicity stunts to enhance your band's public image
- Go to interview sessions
- Make choises at random and historical events
- Use your knowledge of rock bands and the history of rock music

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

October 27, 2013 New version 1.0.1
October 03, 2013 Initial Release