I went for the jackson, I think its neck is a bit better than the epiphone.
Its not a floyd rose and has a similar looking bridge with stratocasters, so tuning it was easy enough.
Our local game store has the rocksmith cable for $50, I guess that's cheaper than shipping it from amazon. I'll probably grab the cable this monday or tuesday.
Thanks everyone for your help! hope to test the game soon.
I was wondering if rocksmith will run on intel HD4000 graphics? in case I...