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Guitar Hero Live studio suffers layoffs

By Daniel Perez, Apr 01, 2016 9:55am PDT

We guess the gaming world just wasn't ready for 'band-like' games to make a comeback.


Guitar Hero Live details new Hero Powers

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 07, 2015 11:00am PDT

Star Power is no more, as Guitar Hero Live will introduce a new mechanic called Hero Powers, which will find new ways to give players in-game boosts.


Guitar Hero Live takes the stage this October

By Daniel Perez, Jun 17, 2015 9:13am PDT

Activision has announced Guitar Hero Live will be releasing in October as well as offering information on pre-order bonuses.


Encore! A Guitar Hero timeline (part 3)

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 23, 2015 12:00pm PDT

Now that the Guitar Hero series had reached the top of the gaming world, all that was left was to watch it fall. And fall, it did. To wrap up our Guitar Hero timeline, Shacknews looks at the final Guitar Hero games and the depths that led to the series' four-year hiatus. The...


"Same, it's rock solid. Contrast that to the rock band 1 guitar I have which sucks. I sometimes ..."

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Opinion: Will Music Game History Repeat Itself?

By Steven Wong, Apr 16, 2015 9:00am PDT

The announcement of Guitar Hero Live has officially reignited the battle of the rock band games, a war that previously left mass toy instrument casualties and wallets devastated. Are fans ready for this rivalry to start again on a new generation of consoles? Here's a glimpse...


Guitar Hero Live Hands-On Impressions: Kicking Off a New Tour

By Steven Wong, Apr 14, 2015 1:30pm PDT

Guitar Hero Live was announced this morning at the Best Buy Theater in New York City. We get our hands on the new guitar and show off our skills in front of a virtual live audience. Is the game enough to intense enough to induce stage fright? Check out our impressions to fin...


"This looks awful! I thought it was going to be dynamic real time crowds not video clips. This is ..."

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SiNG Party review: ain't no SingStar

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 16, 2012 1:45pm PST

Given the countless singing games that have come out over the years, from Karaoke Revolution to SingStar to Rock Band, it's surprising that Wii U launch game SiNG Party can miss the mark so much.