DJ Hero

PS2 / Other / Release: Oct 27, 2009 / ESRB: U

Activision Cancels True Crime: Hong Kong and Planned 2011 Guitar Hero Title

By Xav de Matos, Feb 09, 2011 2:30pm PST

Activision has just announced it has halted development on the open-world, action title True Crime: Hong Kong and a new game in the Guitar Hero...


"Nooooooooooooo! That's literally what I said when I heard this. Usually canceled games aren't ..."

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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...


DJ Hero "Dance Party Mix" Pack Lands on July 4

By Xav de Matos, Jun 30, 2010 4:15pm PDT

If you're looking to scratch some new use out of your DJ Hero turntables, a new DLC pack is landing on July 4. The three-track DJ Hero "Dance Party Mix" Pack (listed below) is priced at 640


DJ Hero DLC Brings "Sandstorm" Back

By Brian Leahy, Apr 26, 2010 8:00pm PDT

Finally, Darude's "Sandstorm" will be in Activision's DJ Hero when the new downloadable content goes on sale beginning on April 29. The Domination Mix Pack will sell for $7.99 (PS3) and 640 Microsoft Points (Xbox 360). Wii owners will have to purchase eac


"DnB! Red Mist isn't my favorite but I appreciate how its style got it in at all."

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DJ Hero Turntables Now Available With Poster

By Brian Leahy, Mar 23, 2010 7:50pm PDT

Fans of Activision's music game DJ Hero that want to add another turntable to the mix can now purchase them at retailers without having to purchase...


"WOW! I wasnt gonna buy it at all, but now they are including a poster with it? OMG MUST HAVE."

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DJ Hero Declared 2009's Highest-Grossing New IP

By Alice O'Connor and Chris Faylor, Jan 19, 2010 8:32am PST

No doubt buoyed by its $100-plus standard edition and $200 "Renegade Edition," DJ Hero has been declared the highest-grossing new intellectual...


"I work part time at a game store in a relatively small town. To date, we have sold three copies ..."

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November's Guitar Hero 5, DJ Hero DLC Detailed

By Chris Faylor, Oct 30, 2009 9:40am PDT

A wealth of rhythm game news emerged out of Activision today, as the publisher detailed the first downloadable track packs coming to the just-released DJ Hero along with a rundown of the various tunes hitting Guitar Hero 5 across the next month.


DJ Hero Trailer: The 'Mash-Up' Remix

By Chris Faylor, Oct 19, 2009 12:30pm PDT

What better way to promote DJ Hero than a video remix featuring clips of DJ Jazzy Jeff, Grandmaster Flash, DJ AM and others talking about the peripheral-packing video game? "It's got a turntable and it's got a fader," explains Flash. "Do do. E-e-e-e-eh."


"Will try DJ Hero at best buy. I'm having trouble justifying yet another piece of fake musical ..."

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DJ Hero Intro: Shadow of the Turntable

By Chris Faylor, Oct 13, 2009 11:35am PDT

Upon booting DJ Hero, you'll see this epic tale of those that live inside a giant record player and the tyranny of DJ Shadow. What it actually has to do with FreeStyle's music game, well, I'm not quite sure, but it's a neat little video nonetheless.


"Not what I would expect for the intro video, but I am really looking forward to this game. I'm ..."

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DJ Hero Set List Revealed

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 06, 2009 7:30am PDT

Publisher Activision has unveiled the full set list for FreeStyleGames's turntabling rhtyhm game DJ Hero--a full 93 exclusive mixes from "some of...


"If Harmonix did this game it would have been techno, trance etc. Not this pop crap. Activision ..."

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DJ Hero Trailer Stars Daft Punk

By Chris Faylor, Sep 15, 2009 12:30pm PDT

Among the 93 "unique never-before-released mixes" contained within DJ Hero will be eleven offerings from masked electronic duo Daft Punk. And since reading about it is never the same as actually hearing it, publisher Activision has issued a new trailer:


"If i cared enough i would compare the posts of people saying there going to get it to the posts ..."

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Activision Hopes DJ Hero Is 'Fitting Tribute' to DJ AM

By Chris Faylor, Aug 31, 2009 4:20pm PDT

Following the


"That game looks kind of tricky with all the arrows, buttons, and fading back and forth all at once."

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DJ Hero Gets Solid Release Date

By Chris Faylor, Aug 21, 2009 11:15am PDT

FreeStyle Games' musical peripheral-spinning effort DJ Hero will arrive at North American retailers on October 27 and elsewhere in "late October,"...


"I just want to see more footage of the game, it does not look to be that great so far... I have ..."

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DJ Hero Renegade Edition Unveiled

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 29, 2009 7:22am PDT

Activision has released the first images of DJ Hero's 'Renegade Edition,' which packs a posh turntable with gold fixings and a hardshell carry case...


"Bleugh. Activision needs to stop milking their Hero franchises now. :( It's getting ..."

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DJ Hero Trailers Offer Sick Beats, Glow Sticks

By Chris Faylor, May 29, 2009 3:24pm PDT

Following up on those screenshots from earlier today, the first trailer and gameplay clips from FreeStyleGames' turntable-twisting rhythm game DJ...


"This doesn't simulate mixing at all. Then again, not really possible with ONE vinyl turntable ..."

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