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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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Deal: Select Guitar Hero and DJ Hero DLC 50% Off on Xbox Live!

If you missed out on the following DLC Packs for Guitar Hero Warriors of Rock and DJ Hero 2 now is the time to catch up with this awesome sale going on from January 11th-17th only on Xbox Live!

Guitar Hero:

Avenged Sevenfold Track Pack – 220 MSP
Disturbed Track Pack – 220 MSP
Fall Out Boy Track Pack – 220 MSP
GH:WoR Pack 01 – 800 MSP
Linkin Park Pack – 480 MSP
Megadeth Track Pack – 220 MSP
My Chemical Romance Pack – 300 MSP
Rocky Horror Picture Show Pack – 220 MSP
Rock Pack 01 – 440 MSP
Soundgarden Telephantasm Album – 720 MSP

Songs in italic will work in earlier games such as Guitar Hero 5 and Band Hero

DJ Hero:

Hit Makers Mix Pack – 320 MSP

Electro Hits Mix Pack – 320 MSP

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Slash Offers a Chance to Win Signed Guitar Hero!

As one of our very own contests closes, we’re here to tell you about a pretty cool contest that the top-hat-wearing guitar legend, Slash, is putting on. It turns out Mr. Hudson is giving away a Guitar Hero signed by none other than himself (we’re not sure which one, but we’re banking on it being Warriors of Rock).… Read More

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Axl Rose to Sue Guitar Hero and Activision

Wow! Talk about bringing up some old issues. Guns N’ Roses frontman, Axl Rose has decided to sue Activision and the Guitar Hero team over, get this, 2007’s Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock regarding a dispute that Axl had with his band in the early 1990’s.… Read More

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Guitar Hero DLC for November 9th, 2010 – GHWOR Track Pack 01

The GH forums have been reduced to rubble with the recent drought of Guitar Hero DLC but it seems as though Activision has redeemed itself this week by throwing 10 Songs at us!

Here is what you get:

Intensities: Guitar / Bass / Drum / Vocals

  • Rush “Tom Sawyer” – 5, 5, 8 X+, 5
  • Rush “Red Barchetta” – 6, 6, 7 X+, 5
  • Rush “Limelight” – 4, 4, 7 X+, 5
  • Slash with Iggy Pop “We’re All Gonna Die” – 7, 5, 4, 4
  • Slash with Dave Grohl and Duff McKagan “Watch This” -7.
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Top 50 Guitar Songs of the First 5 Years of Guitar Hero (Part VI)

We've finally made it to Guitar Hero's fifth birthday! That's right, Guitar Hero has been bringing the rock to a console near you for five years as of today! That means that strange plastic guitar controller that everyone just expected to be written off as "Dance Dance Revolution for your fingers with a useless plastic guitar" has endured half of a decade, several different gaming consoles and made millions upon millions of dollars.
Posted in Downloadable Content, Guitar Hero II, Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock, Guitar Hero World Tour, Guitar Hero: Smash Hits, List, THF Exclusive | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 27 Comments

Top 50 Guitar Songs of the First 5 Years of Guitar Hero (Part IV)

Our list of the Top 50 Guitar Songs of the First 5 Years of Guitar Hero continues as we crack into the top 20. Last time, we saw a list dominated by classic rock and metal, but this time we find ourselves with a much more diverse set of 10. Check out the first part of our top 20 and get yourself ready for us to continue our countdown by cracking into the top 10!
Posted in Downloadable Content, Guitar Hero (Original), Guitar Hero Encore: Rocks the 80's, Guitar Hero II, Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock, Guitar Hero World Tour, Guitar Hero: Smash Hits, Guitar Hero: Van Halen, Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, List, THF Exclusive | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock demo impressions

Fans were delighted this morning when they turned on their Xbox 360’s and stumbled upon the unannounced Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock demo sitting right at the front of all of the demo section, begging to be downloaded.

When players downloaded the demo, it turned out that this version was actually a different one to that of the ones found in Gamestops across the country.… Read More

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