MTV's Headbangers Ball 7 is a music video game. MTV's Headbangers Ball allows players to simulate the playing of music across many different decades and genres using instrument controllers that mimic playing lead and bass guitar, drums, and vocals. As the seventh main installment in the MTV's Headbangers Ball franchise, it was released for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on October 10th, 2013. Mad Catz, who also developed new instrument controllers for the game, marketed and distributed the title worldwide at launch; Performance Designed Products (PDP) will take over manufacturing and distribution by the end of 2016. The game shipped with more than sixty licensed songs; additional songs are available as downloadable content, which includes a library of over thousand existing songs from prior installments.