Posted On 29 Oct 2010 By Brian. Under: Downloadable Content, Guitar Hero (Original), Guitar Hero 5, Guitar Hero II, Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock, Guitar Hero World Tour, Guitar Hero: Aerosmith, Guitar Hero: Metallica, Guitar Hero: Smash Hits.
We already revealed our picks for numbers 41 - 50 in the top 50 guitar songs in the 5 year history of the Guitar Hero franchise. It's time we delve a little deeper as we approach the top-selling franchise's fifth birthday. In the previous part, we looked at tracks that ranged in genres from emo and pop to metal and alternative rock. This chunk of the list is no different. Without any further ado, lets check out #31 - 40 of our Top 50 Guitar Songs of the First 5 Years of Guitar Hero.
Posted On 28 Oct 2010 By Elliott. Under: Activision, Downloadable Content, Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock.
Well it's that little time lapse in between the last DLC week of the month and the forthcoming announcement that never seems to come when you expect it. Let's look at last years DLC offering and build upon that. November 5 - Band Hero Song Imports ($5 / 400 MS Points) *61 of 65 Tracks, Requires Band Hero November 12 - Lenny Kravitz Track ... Read More
Posted On 27 Oct 2010 By Elliott. Under: Activision, DJ Hero 2, Video.
Activision just sent out a Press Release letting everyone know that Tiesto has decided to make Speed Rail (which appears in DJ Hero 2) a new single that you can get on iTunes now! As well the music video for the song is comprised completely of DJ Hero 2 in-game footage! Check it out! "I'm having a lot of fun playing myself in DJ ... Read More
Posted On 26 Oct 2010 By Brian. Under: DJ Hero 2, Reviews at a Glimpse.
Warriors of Rock received a bit of a harsh treatment from the critics, but it looks like they are being a little bit nicer to the next iteration of the DJ Hero franchise. There seems to be pretty universal acclaim for DJ Hero 2, with the biggest praise being directed at the improvements on the engine, new additions, and the fantastic ... Read More
Posted On 26 Oct 2010 By Elliott. Under: Activision, Downloadable Content, Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, New Releases, Video.
When I heard that Guitar Hero Warriors of Rock was getting a three pack of Rocky Horror Picture show songs I was almost beside myself with antici- ... pation. Finally it's October 26th and I had the pleasure of joining @elisoncrz, @thekingsy, and @darrensanch on sightreading the songs on expert vocals. This is most definitely a drum/vocal week as to my surprise Beenox decided ... Read More
Posted On 25 Oct 2010 By Elliott. Under: Activision, DJ Hero, DJ Hero 2, Game Reviews.
DJ Hero is back to mix it up with some new innovations to further perfect the experience of being a fake plastic DJ. DJ Hero came out in a turbulent time for Westernized Rhythm Gaming. A time when Activision gave us way too many Guitar Hero games to play (Metallica, Smash Hits, 5, Band Hero, and Van Halen) and Harmonix reintroduced ... Read More
Posted On 25 Oct 2010 By Brian. Under: Guitar Hero: Red Hot Chili Peppers.
We'll know soon enough, but early reports are saying that certain songs are MIA in Rock Band 3, particularly Soundgarden and Red Hot Chili Peppers songs. The Soundgarden songs would be for obvious reasoning if this turns out not to just be a glitch, with them releasing their new single exclusively on Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, but the fact that ... Read More
Posted On 22 Oct 2010 By Brian. Under: Downloadable Content, Guitar Hero 5, Guitar Hero II, Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock, Guitar Hero: Metallica, Guitar Hero: Smash Hits, Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, List, THF Exclusive.
It's hard to believe, but it's been five years since the plastic instrument genre was created for home consoles with the original Guitar Hero. Since November 8th, 2005, players have shredded their way through over 735 unique guitar charts spread across 13 different discs for the main consoles and several hundred others stemming from downloadable content. That's not even counting the endless custom tracks and GHTunes songs.