Frets On Fire


Tired of the same old Guitar Hero bullshit? Well apparently there is an open source option for PC’s. It looks kind of neat, maybe you should check it out. I am going to stick to the real thing, but you are all free to do as you feel is necessary!



  • Unique inverted keyboard gameplay style
  • Support for guitar controllers and generic joysticks
  • Includes a song editor for making your own tunes
  • Compete with others on the World Charts
  • Hundreds of songs composed by the community
  • Supports importing Guitar Hero I and Guitar Hero II songs
  • Multiplatform; runs on Windows, Linux, Mac OS X and FreeBSD
  • Open source, full Python source code available


  • 128 MB of RAM
  • A fairly fast OpenGL graphics card with decent drivers
  • Windows:Direct X compatible sound card
  • Linux:SDL compatible sound card; SDL library installed
  • Mac OS X: Intel processor