Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock

PS2, WII, PS3, XB360, PC / Other / Release: Nov 12, 2007 / 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.


Axl Rose case against Activision moving forward

By Steve Watts, Aug 16, 2012 4:30pm PDT

Axl Rose's case against Activision looks to be moving forward, after a California judge indicated he doesn't accept the fraud allegations but could let the breach-of-contract suit be settled at trial.


Guitar Hero III tops list of this generation's best selling games

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 25, 2011 6:15am PDT

The top ten highest-grossing retail titles of "this generation" have been ranked, a list dominated by Call of Duty and rhythm games.


Axl Rose Sues Activision Over Slash in Guitar Hero 3

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 24, 2010 6:45am PST

The much-publicised hostilities between Guns N' Roses singer Axl Rose and former guitarist Slash have entered the realm of video games, as Rose is...


"Hmm douchebag primadonna vs conglomerate gaming megacorp? How is this not good news Let's ..."

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Guitar Hero 3 Is The Highest Grossing Retail Game Ever, Claims Activision

By Chris Faylor, Jan 12, 2009 1:35pm PST

The 2007 release of Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock has proven to be the highest-grossing retail game ever, according to Activision Publishing CEO...


"Doesn't WoW clear these revenues every 3 months? Activison can fuck off and die, they're quickly ..."

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Metallica Drummer Responds to Retail-vs-Guitar Hero Sound Quality Feud

By Blake Ellison, Sep 30, 2008 1:14pm PDT

"Listen, I can't keep up with this shit," complained Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich in response to the internet pointing out that the Guitar Hero...


""...we wanted to roll with Rick's vision of how Metallica would sound." And that was their ..."

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Guitar Hero Metallica DLC Tracks Better Quality Than Universal's Retail CDs

By Blake Ellison, Sep 17, 2008 11:30am PDT

Internet audiophiles have discovered that the Guitar Hero version of Metallica album Death Magnetic is of better quality than the retail CD...


"Metallica? Pfffft. Irrelevant these days. Seriously, they are hacks of their former selves. ..."

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Guitar Hero 3 Gets DragonForce DLC Next Month

By Aaron Linde, Jul 24, 2008 12:35pm PDT

Three new tracks from the face-melting epic metal band DragonForce are coming to Neversoft's Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock as downloadable...


"I guess Guitar Hero has made Dragonforce too mainstream and now it's cool to hate them. Kinda ..."

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