DJ Hero 2

XB360, PS3, WII / Other / Release: Oct 19, 2010 / ESRB: T

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.

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Guitar Hero to be 'reinvented,' says Activision CEO

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 21, 2011 10:00am PDT

Bobby Kotick, CEO of Activision Blizzard, has spoken about innovation at the monolithic developer and publisher, including plans to resurrect Guitar Hero after a rest.

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DJ Hero DLC adds indie hip hop

By Steve Watts, Mar 15, 2011 9:15am PDT

Activision announced and released a new "Indie Hip Hop Mix Pack" today, including three new tracks for $8 (or $3 sold individually on the Wii).

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'Continued support' from fans reignites DLC possibilities for Guitar Hero and DJ Hero

By Xav de Matos, Feb 26, 2011 12:00pm PST

It appears that the death of Guitar Hero and DJ Hero DLC is short-lived. According to both official Twitter pages for the games, more content is on the way thanks to fans...

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DJ Hero 2 Gets "Pendulum Mix Pack"

By Steve Watts, Feb 15, 2011 1:30pm PST

DJ Hero 2 downloadable content may be living on borrowed time, but FreeStyleGames is forging ahead with its last few pieces. Today the company...

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"i wonder if the even listened to the album or just said we'll take the first 3 tracks thanks, i ..."

- Saithene see all 2 comments

7 Studios Staff Reports Closure, Layoffs at Vicarious Visions, FreeStyleGames Fate Still Uncertain

By Steve Watts, Feb 10, 2011 3:00pm PST

Activision's Q4 2010 earnings call yesterday revealed big changes to its music game stable -- namely the cancellation of any music games this year....

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"God, I cant wait to see this happen to CoD, 3 years from now."

- The_Turbinator see all 10 comments

Guitar Hero and DJ Hero DLC Coming to an End

By Xav de Matos, Feb 10, 2011 6:00am PST

Soon after Activision Blizzard announced it would scale back its entire music-based video game business due to declining profits, Shacknews...

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"This genre is so far beyond the saturation point, I mean I got bored of it round number 2. ..."

- the7dead see all 19 comments

DJ Hero 2 DLC: Get Tranced with Music from Oakenfold, Van Dyk, Armin Van Buuren, and More

By Xav de Matos, Jan 19, 2011 5:30am PST

New downloadable content has spun its way into DJ Hero 2, featuring some big names in the trance business.With the new "Trance Anthems Mix Pack,"...

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"Why is this game still in existence? Call me when the Harmonix boys get a crack at making a ..."

- rtricoche see all 6 comments

Activision Slashes Prices on DJ Hero 2 and Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock

By Xav de Matos, Jan 11, 2011 9:00am PST

If you're looking to satiate your undying thirst for more music-rhythm titles, Activision has developed a deal just for you. The publishing giant...

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"I didn't know about the 2 turn tables and a microphone bundle when I initially bought my pack at ..."

- Madwacker see all 6 comments

Best of 2010 Awards: Unsung Hero

By Shack Staff, Dec 27, 2010 10:00am PST

Unsung Hero: Alan Wake So many games launch within a single calendar year that, sadly, many fantastic titles are left collecting dust on store...

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"BOO, BOO Alan Wake is a PC gaming traitor. Just go away Wake, just go away. "

- samduhman see all 35 comments

DLC Tunes: Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock Gets KISS, Linkin Park for DJ Hero 2

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 21, 2010 12:30pm PST

A new round of downloadable content for Activision's rhythm games Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock and DJ Hero 2 is out today on Xbox 360, PlayStation...

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DJ Hero 2 DLC: Linkin Park Featured on Dec. 21, Old Skool Beats Coming Next Week

By Xav de Matos, Nov 30, 2010 9:50am PST

Aspiring DJs take note, Activision has revealed the next two weeks worth of downloadable content for the scratching sim, DJ Hero 2. On December...

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"It is a damn shame that these awesome mixes are basically stuck inside this game. "

- rosewood see all 3 comments

Shack PSA: Free DLC for DJ Hero 2, Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 23, 2010 7:00am PST

Free downloadable content packs for music 'em ups DJ Hero 2 and Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock are now briefly up for grabs,

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"I haven't played GH:WOR since RB3 came out, but there are still a few songs there that I might ..."

- jacobvandy see all 4 comments

Tony Hawk: Shred Hits the Pavement Hard in First Week; EA's MMA and DJ Hero 2 Sales Start Slow

By Xav de Matos, Nov 17, 2010 1:30pm PST

Last month, Tony Hawk: Shread developer Robomodo was hit with a wave of layoffs, reportedly letting go up to 60 employees. In the same fell swoop,...

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"You guys ever see The Hudsucker Proxy? "You know, for kids!" Now each of you go buy two ..."

- sphinx see all 10 comments

DJ Hero 2 Patched to Enable DLC From Original Game

By Brian Leahy, Nov 09, 2010 4:00pm PST

DJ Hero 2 has been patched on the PS3 and Xbox 360 to enable backwards compatibility with DLC from the original game, according to the game's...

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