Originally posted by rednhax:
If you are going to play guitar with the computer, I would suggest looking at Guitar Pro and downloading tabs for it. It's a great tool to learn and practice with. Not to mention writing your own ideas down.
You probably also want to look into Reaper.fm and toontrack.com
Rocksmith is great fun and I recommend it, but it will only bring you so far in your journey to play guitar.