Guitar Hero

PS2 / Puzzle / Release: Nov 1, 2005 / ESRB: T

Guitar Hero Surpasses $1 Billion in Retail Sales; Over 5 Million Songs Downloaded

By Aaron Linde, Jan 21, 2008 3:10pm PST

Activision announced today that the Guitar Hero franchise has raked in more than $1 billion in retail revenue in the 26 months since its original...


"Songs Downloaded?!?!?! Bullshit... Where the fuck do you download songs?!? Not on the ..."

- ShadowRam see all 14 comments

CES 08: Gates Rocks Guitar Hero; Microsoft Brings ABC, MGM to Xbox Live

By Nick Breckon, Jan 06, 2008 7:23pm PST

In his last keynote speech at CES, Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates and his supporting cast had a lot to speak about on Sunday night at the...


"need more info on 'British Telecom partnering with Microsoft to use Xbox 360s as set-top boxes'."

- marmite see all 63 comments

Activision Begins Pre-registration for Guitar Hero 3 Wii Replacement Discs

By Chris Faylor, Jan 04, 2008 8:32am PST

Publisher Activision has opened pre-registration for the Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock Wii disc replacement program, which will provide owners...


"i wonder how many people have this game and don't even know about the problem? "

- pyide see all 7 comments

PlayStation Store Adds NFL Tour '09 Demo, Rock Band and Guitar Hero 3 Tracks, NFS: ProStreet Cars

By Chris Faylor, Jan 03, 2008 10:41pm PST

The PlayStation 3's online PlayStation Store has been updated with a new demo several pieces of in-game content. New to the online marketplace...


"im not likin mark! fag oh yea i gotta send my WE out shit!"

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Activision Wins First Round of Too-accurate Guitar Hero Cover Case

By Chris Faylor, Dec 20, 2007 12:19pm PST

The Romantics' injunction for Activision to stop sales of Harmonix's Guitar Hero Rocks the 80s (PS2) has been denied in a preliminary hearing,...


"talking in your sleep was a cool song. i always listen to it when im doing my thigh master"

- lsc78 see all 5 comments

New Guitar Hero 3 Tracks on Xbox Live: Linkin Park, Mastodon, Free Christmas Song, More

By Chris Faylor, Dec 20, 2007 10:22am PST

As announced last week, the latest batch of downloadable content for Neversoft's Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock (PC, PS3, PS2, X360, Wii) has...


"Hmm, don't think I've heard of any of those songs before. Well, besides "We Three Kings".."

- floridagamer see all 5 comments

Guitar Hero 3 PC Patch Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 17, 2007 6:56pm PST

Aspyr Media sends along a Guitar Hero 3 patch, updating the PC release to v1.1. The patch adds a co-op Quickplay game mode, improves whammy bar...


Linkin Park, The Used Coming as Guitar Hero 3 Downloadable Songs in December

By Carlos Bergfeld, Dec 14, 2007 2:47pm PST

Activision has detailed an upcoming song pack and single songs arriving as downloadable content on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 version of...


"Pretty good Mastodon song, now if I could just get some Dillinger Escape Plan or Evergreen Terrace."

- zipperface see all 36 comments

Guitar Hero 3 Wii Mono Sound to be Remedied with Free Remastered Game Discs

By Nick Breckon, Dec 07, 2007 4:34am PST

Following complaints that the Wii version of Neversoft and Vicarious Visions' Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock outputs only mono sound, publisher...


"i wonder if they will include the boss battle pack on the new discs as well"

- fried rice see all 35 comments

Guitar Hero 3 Wii DLC Expected Next Year

By Chris Faylor, Dec 06, 2007 10:03am PST

Activision subsidiary RedOctane hopes to provide Wii owners with downloadable content for Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock in 2008. "There is no...


"Excellent News! Plus I just got my 2nd guitar so I can finally unlock beastie boys!!"

- headbone see all 9 comments

Rock Band PS3 Patch Adds Guitar Hero III Controller Support

By Carlos Bergfeld, Dec 05, 2007 12:39pm PST

An update to the PlayStation 3 version of Harmonix's Rock Band (PS2, PS3, X360) will arrive later today, granting compatibility with the wireless...


"rock band is extremely gay on the guitar hero guitar anyways. I played it at bestbuy and it was ..."

- jarek99 see all 18 comments

Guitar Hero, Call of Duty, Tony Hawk Sequels Inbound

By Chris Faylor, Dec 03, 2007 8:21am PST

Three of Activision's most popular brands will be receiving the expected additional installments, the publisher reiterated in documents...


"Does it strike anyone else as funny that they are talking about COD5 and we we still don't have ..."

- zeejay see all 21 comments

New Guitar Hero 2 Song Pack Hits Xbox Live

By Chris Faylor, Nov 30, 2007 8:00am PST

Though some other instrument-based music games may be making the headlines with their steady supply of new tracks, the Xbox 360 version of...


"I know the bassist in The Bled pretty well - he went to HS with my sister, pretty cool that ..."

- TabsAZ see all 11 comments

Standalone Guitar Hero 3 Controllers Coming in 2008

By Carlos Bergfeld, Nov 26, 2007 10:35am PST

Contrary to retailer listings for standalone Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock (PC, PS2, PS3, Wii, X360) wireless guitars, the game's plastic axes...


"When can we buy actual guitar sized controllers, this midget shit is for the birds."

- shredomatic see all 15 comments

Band Sues Over Too-accurate Guitar Hero Cover

By Chris Remo, Nov 22, 2007 8:54am PST

Detroit-based rock band The Romantics, the 80s group most famous for its song "What I Like About You," has sued Guitar Hero publisher Activision,...


"I would have more respect for this lawsuit if the band were the Smithereens and the song was ..."

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