Band Hero

XB360, PS3, PS2, WII, DS / Other / Release: Nov 3, 2009 / ESRB: E10+

Guitar, DJ, and Band Hero DLC purchases to end on March 31

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 18, 2014 5:30pm PDT

While Activision stopped development of Hero games quite some time ago, gamers were still able to buy DLC for their games. However, new DLC purchases won't be available come March 31st.


No Doubt, Activision settle Band Hero lawsuit

By Steve Watts, Oct 04, 2012 12:00pm PDT

No Doubt and Activision have settled their lawsuits over Band Hero likeness rights, putting an end to a three-year legal feud.


No Doubt suit against Activision moving forward

By Steve Watts, May 30, 2012 4:15pm PDT

No Doubt's case against Activision has been allowed to go forward to a jury, a Superior Court judge has determined.


Maroon 5 singer sues Activision over Band Hero likeness

By Steve Watts, Aug 05, 2011 7:45am PDT

Maroon 5 lead singer Adam Levine has filed suit against Activision for use of his likeness to sing unauthorized songs, including those in different voices than his own.


Daily Filter: January 19, 2011

By Xav de Matos, Jan 19, 2011 8:00pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom


Red Faction: Armageddon Pushed to May 2011; Saint's Row 3 Arriving Next Fall

By Xav de Matos, Sep 13, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Sorry revolutionists, you're going to have to wait a little longer until you can escape underground and decimate its thriving civilization. In...


"Can't wait for Saints Row 3, loved the last one. Really looking forward to seeing what they're ..."

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Daily Filter: August 18, 2010

By Brian Leahy, Aug 18, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcoming games e


Guitar Hero and Band Hero DLC: August Edition

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 02, 2010 10:00am PDT

The Used, Sum 41, Weezer, Megadeth and P.O.D. will each star in their own three-track downloadable content pack for Guitar Hero 5, Band Hero and...


"Not a bad selection there... I'd get anything Weezer and I liked Sum 41 back before they went emo."

- jacobvandy see all 3 comments

Daily Filter: July 21, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Jul 21, 2010 7:15pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcoming games


"I didn't take much interest in the new Red Faction game after seeing the first trailer, but ..."

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Red Factions: Origins Movie Debuts on SyFy Channel in March 2011

By Xav de Matos, Jul 19, 2010 9:30am PDT

SyFy and THQ's upcoming film based on the Red Faction series will finally see life this March. The SyFy-exclusive live-action film, now titled Red...


"i bet i know who the director is gonna be, non other than Uwe Bolle LMAO :P"

- Burnt_Popcorn see all 16 comments

Guitar Hero 5 and Band Hero July DLC Brings Queen, Disturbed

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 06, 2010 6:20am PDT

With the release of Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock drawing ever closer, Activision has announced a July downloadable content lineup for Guitar Hero...


Red Faction Downloadable Game to Release Before Armageddon; Ties in with Syfy Show

By Brian Leahy, Jun 28, 2010 2:40pm PDT

Red Faction: Armageddon may not be released until March 2011, but fans will be getting a PSN and XBLA Red Faction title "three or four months...


""We will sell it to the fans, it will have content you can download that is TV show-related," Yay?"

- AxeMan808 see all 8 comments

Red Faction: Armageddon Revealed, Due in 2011

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 07, 2010 7:10am PDT

The fourth instalment of Volition's Red Faction f


"I bought RF: Guerilla yesterday, can I expect fun times ahead? :D"

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Guitar Hero 5 and Band Hero's June DLC Revealed

By Chris Faylor, May 26, 2010 2:20pm PDT

Continuing to expand the variety of downloadable songs available to Guitar Hero 5 and Band Hero owners in the face of this fall's new iterations,...


No Doubt Lawsuit Against Activision Moving Forward

By Brian Leahy, Apr 16, 2010 12:30pm PDT

Last November, band No Doubt sued Activision over the use of the band's likeness in the form of in-game avatars being used in non-No Doubt songs....


"Most copyright suits are bullshit but in this case I can somewhat understand it. Particularly ..."

- cell9song see all 22 comments