Posted On 28 Dec 2011 By Elliott. Under: Activision, Hero Series, Rumour.
It's been almost a year since Activision shuttered the Guitar Hero division and placed the franchise on hiatus. Two days ago StickSkills reported that a reliable source had informed them that, indeed a new Guitar Hero title will be available just before the holidays of 2012. The more exciting news is, this new title will be announced a few weeks ... Read More
Posted On 27 Dec 2011 By Elliott. Under: DLC, Rocksmith, Ubisoft.
After the free "Christmas DLC" from Rocksmith we received last week many speculated that it would be the last Rocksmith DLC of 2011, however thanks to the always DLC checking @Elisoncrz we have discovered that is simply not the case! This week Ubisoft brings us three tracks from The Black Keys including: "Just Got To Be" from their 2006 album Magic Potion,and ... Read More
Posted On 26 Dec 2011 By Brian. Under: Hero Series.
After it was briefly mentioned on Twitter and Facebook, the official Guitar Hero Twitter account has announced the first in a long line of Guitar Hero/DJ Hero "live events." The events look to correspond not only with larger festivals across the rock and roll and video game landscape, but also with the dates for the next couple of upcoming Activision/TheHeroFeed ... Read More
Posted On 16 Dec 2011 By Elliott. Under: Rocksmith, Ubisoft.
About a month ago Rocksmith Developers Nao Higo (@naohigo) and Paul Cross (@crossieRS) did an IAmA (I am a / Ask Me Anything) on reddit. There were some good questions and some bad questions, but in the end there was a lot of good information collected. and thanks to Rocksmith forum member "MASTERHOLMES" we can post some of the tidbits that ... Read More
Posted On 16 Dec 2011 By Brian. Under: Deals, Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, Sales.
We're going to keep this brief in the interest of publishing this as quickly as possible, but in addition to GameStop's awesome Buy 1, Get 2 free deal, it's looking like Best Buy has an equally as intriguing deal going on today. The deal we're looking at right now is the Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock bundle for $30. You can ... Read More
Posted On 13 Dec 2011 By Elliott. Under: DLC, Rocksmith, Ubisoft.
Late last night a diligent Rocksmith fan was scouring the Internet for new information when he came across a new album on iTunes simply entitled "A Very Rocksmith Christmas" The album is now free, and features arrangements of three classic yuletide songs including: Carol Of The Bells by Seth Chapla God Rest Ye Merry, Gentleman by Brian Adam McCune (@BrianAdamMcCune) We Three Kings by Versus Them ... Read More
Posted On 11 Dec 2011 By Brian. Under: Guitar Hero (Original), Guitar Hero 5, Guitar Hero Encore: Rocks the 80's, Guitar Hero II, Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock, Guitar Hero World Tour, Guitar Hero: Aerosmith, Guitar Hero: Metallica, Guitar Hero: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Guitar Hero: Smash Hits, Guitar Hero: Van Halen, Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, Other, Other Music Games.
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 ... Read More
Posted On 08 Dec 2011 By Elliott. Under: Game Reviews, Other, Other Music Games, Reviews, Rocksmith.
On October 18th, 2011 a new music game was released, although to call it a game might be a disservice. Rocksmith is probably the best way for a beginner to figure out guitar since "Come As You Are" was put into tablature. For those that haven't been paying attention, Rocksmith is the first "game" that allows you to plug in any ... Read More