Posted On 26 Apr 2013 By Elliott. Under: Activision, Rumours.
A very interesting job posting has appeared on FreeStyleGames website recently: FSG-DESIGN-GAMEPLAY MIDI DESIGNER To take full responsibility for the creation of MIDI note maps for music-based video games, and the monitoring of these through development, ensuring the released note maps are of the highest standard in line with required timescales. Guarantee that the MIDI data is fully utilised in driving other aspects ... Read More
Posted On 13 Jun 2012 By Brian. Under: DJ Hero, DJ Hero 2, Guitar Hero 5, Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock, Guitar Hero World Tour.
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. In addition, all of the Guitar Hero DLC listed here (aside from the Def Leppard track pack for GH3) ... Read More
Posted On 03 Apr 2012 By Elliott. Under: Activision, Community Achievements, DJ Achievements, DJ Hero.
I think I remember saying that DJ Hero will never be 100% FCd on expert mostly because of Groundhog and Beats and Pieces, well turns out I was wrong, in so many ways. Damn you Kristoph why have you made me look foolish twice! This accomplishment means that every song on DJ Hero's on disc setlist has been FCd by the ... Read More
Posted On 23 Jan 2012 By Elliott. Under: Activision, Community Achievements, DJ Achievements, DJ Hero, DJ Hero 2.
I don't even really need to say anything and if I did I'd have no words. In my opinion this is one of the greatest "Hero" FCs ever. Where did this guy come from?? It seems like ten months ago he just decided to destroy DJ Hero with his mystical blue plastic turntable. This man is an absolute legend of DJ ... 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 13 Aug 2011 By Brian. Under: Band Hero, DJ Hero, DJ Hero 2, Guitar Hero 5, Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock, Guitar Hero World Tour, Guitar Hero: Aerosmith, Guitar Hero: Metallica, Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock.
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 ... Read More
Posted On 17 Jul 2011 By Brian. Under: Deals, Sales.
Sure, it sucks when a series you love goes on hiatus, but with over-saturation and brand fallout comes a silver lining: excellent clearance sales on the remaining merchandise. That's just what's happening at a couple of nationwide retailers at this very moment. The first clearance sale, which is a part of a larger video game clearance, is found at Sears stores ... Read More
Posted On 22 Jun 2011 By Brian. Under: Activision, DJ Hero, DJ Hero 2, Hero Series.
We already know all about Activision's cancellation of numerous products, including our favorite franchises with the word "Hero" in them, but Eric Hirshberg, Activision Publishing CEO, recently spoke with Joystiq to delve deeper into the underlying reasons why multiple series were so abruptly put on hiatus. We knew that Activision's official stance of the status of the Hero brand was that ... Read More