Guitar Hero News


More Guitar Hero, Call of Duty and Marvel Games from Activision; Tony Hawk to be Reworked

By Chris Faylor, Feb 07, 2008 2:29pm PST

In a financial conference call today, publisher Activision--soon to be Activision Blizzard--confirmed it is working on several new Guitar Hero...


"Ah. Probably like CoD3. That's fine. If it isn't from Infinity Ward then I'm not concerned about it."

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Guitar Rising: Guitar Hero Grown Up

By Aaron Linde, Feb 04, 2008 2:47pm PST

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"The MIDI you got most likely doesn't have separate tracks for each hand."

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"Guitar Hero On Tour" Trademarked by Activision, Likely Heading to DS

By Aaron Linde, Jan 28, 2008 3:11pm PST

Activision has filed to protect the trademark "Guitar Hero On Tour," the most likely name for the publisher's upcoming DS version of their wildly...


"perhaps the peripheral will be a kind of mount for the DS, so it'd be like a smaller guitar that ..."

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New Guitar Hero 3 Tracks on Xbox Live Feature Boston, Journey, and Foreigner

By Chris Faylor, Jan 24, 2008 10:10am PST

A bundle of three new tracks for Neversoft's Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock are now available to Xbox 360 owners through the console's online...


"Finally a pack where I like all the songs in it. I'll be getting this."

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The Healing Power of Guitar Hero

By Chris Faylor, Jan 23, 2008 8:30am PST

While the Nintendo Wii continues to garner headlines for its many alternative uses, an occupational therapist at the Select Specialty Hospital in...


"How the hell am I suggesting that? Fox News is about spewing bullshit that will get them more ..."

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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...


"Its the only reason I got the PC version and not the Wii, so I could download songs.. and ..."

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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...


"I liked it too, sounds like one of those "has to hate everything associated with MS" guys."

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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 knew of this and my friends said bullshit when were playing and I told them about this. I ..."

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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"

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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...


"Fuck yeah, I'm buying the pack just for that and the Crimbo tune"

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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...


"Yeah I really don't understand how DT hasn't been done yet for these games - it's pretty much ..."

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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...


"Magikoopa magic! Turn the train spastic! Make this ticket tragic!"

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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!!"

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