Category Archives: Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock

July Guitar Hero DLC Sale Announced

The downloadable content sales continue through July, as Activision has announced that even more select Guitar Hero and DJ Hero song packs will see their prices drop temporarily.

This time around, the Guitar Hero packs will focus will be on legendary rockers, the band that has become the face of emo, and a pack that served as a challenge for all those who picked up the drumsticks when gameplay began.… Read More

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Guitar Hero/DJ Hero DLC sales continue

For those that missed out on last month’s DLC sale, fear not for Activision has started a second run of DLC sales featuring different tracks stretching from Guitar Hero III and DJ Hero to Guitar Hero 5 and DJ Hero 2.… Read More

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One Day GameStop Deal: Buy 1, Get 2 Free

When a genre suffers a bit of a falling out, the plus side is that is that deals galore come our way. There haven’t been many for the Guitar Hero franchise this holiday season, but if you missed out on the big #GHSwag giveaway a couple months back, now’s your shot to get your hands on some of the games you may not have already.… Read More

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Commercial family uses Guitar Hero custom to inform mother of car purchase

Alright... who's the wise guy that deleted "Hit Me With Your Best Shot" from my game?!

If you’ve been watching any amount of TV over the past week, particularly football, you may have noticed these unrealistic commercials that depict various people receiving nice $75,000 Lexus vehicles as holiday gifts.… Read More

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Slash was “completely f***ing obsessed” with Guitar Hero

The beginning of the end, as Slash grabs his launch-day copy of Guitar Hero III

We all knew Slash was a true “Legend of Rock” before he appeared in Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock as a playable character, but apparently his aspirations stretched beyond being a real rock star.… Read More

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Toys ‘R’ Us Discounts Band Bundles to $30, Guitar and Turntable Bundles to $10

According to this coming week’s Toys ‘R’ Us ad, the toy store chain will be discounting the DJ Hero turntable bundles, as well as any Guitar Hero guitar bundle, to $10. While that deal is pretty sweet, the company will be topping that when they e-mail out a notification that all full-band bundles will be dropped down to $30 for the week.… Read More

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Guitar Hero III is #1 in All-Time U.S. Sales

For some reason, Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock is getting all kinds of recognition right about now. Maybe it’s due to the fact that the media is reminiscing upon the “end” of the franchise, or maybe it’s just that the game was more successful than anyone could’ve ever imagined and it’s destined to haunt us forever.… Read More

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Dorkly.com Names “Inhuman Achievement” Most Frustrating

An interesting list popped up today on Dorkly.com. The “Dorklyst” as they’ve coined it, contains what they claim to be the “10 Most Frustrating Achievements in Xbox Live History.”

The list is chocked full of selections from games like Portal, Mega Man X, and Burnout: Revenge, but the achievement that caught top spot on their list caught our attention.… Read More

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