It's been just over two years since the last Guitar Hero game was released, and almost a year since TheHeroFeed has had anything relating to the series to discuss. Until today. An anonymous source at Vicarious Visions decided to talk to @Kotaku about exactly, what Guitar Hero 7 was shaping up to be, before the plug was pulled on February 9th, 2011. What follows ... Read More
Posted On 09 Feb 2011 By Brian. Under: Activision, DJ Hero 2, Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, News, News, Other, Site News.
According to their earnings call, Activision has announced significant layoffs at various studios, including FreeStyle Games (DJ Hero developer) and Vicarious Visions (the new Guitar Hero developer). They also announced the cancellations of numerous projects, including any Hero IP's that were previously scheduled in 2011. A more formal announcement is scheduled to come out from the earnings call tonight, but as ... Read More
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 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.
Posted On 21 Sep 2010 By Elliott. Under: Downloadable Content, iPhone, New Releases, Portable Guitar Hero Games.
The iPhone DLC keeps coming! We should be used to this by now but out of nowhere two packs from @foofighters and @spoontheband have shown up on the Guitar Hero iPhone in-game store. Damn it feels good to own an iPhone (or iPad). If you aren't familiar with the songs check out the playlist below :) WMG seems to love this song. ... Read More
Posted On 18 Sep 2010 By Elliott. Under: Downloadable Content, iPhone, New Releases, Portable Guitar Hero Games.
Ooops! Looks like Guitar Hero iPhone got some DLC while we weren't paying attention. Anberlin who are featured in Guitar Hero Warriors of Rock with their song "Feel Good Drag" are making an appearance on the iPhone platform with two other songs: "We Owe This To Ourselves" and "To The Wolves" This game sure gets some great DLC! How do you feel about iPhone ... Read More
Posted On 10 Sep 2010 By Brian. Under: Console Specific, Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, News, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii.
Sure, sometimes the Wii owners get shafted on multiplatform games, but it looks like Vicarious Visions is doing everything they can to level the playing field. Activision today released a brand new video detailing a few of the new features that will be exclusive to the Nintendo console. From vast improvements in the linking between the Wii and the DS, to ... Read More