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No Encore For Guitar Hero or Kick Flips For Tony Hawk, Activision Cancels Each Franchise

February 10, 2011

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GH SLASH

Activision is going through an interesting phase right now. With their popular franchises such as Guitar Hero and Tony Hawk losing sales on a yearly basis, they have finally decided to end each franchise….for now at least. During an investors conference call this week Activisions COO, Thomas Tippl, stated “We will release no new music […]

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Rock Band 3 DLC Will Not Be Backwards Compatiable With Previous Titles

November 9, 2010

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RB3

One thing that Rock Band has had over Guitar Hero is that with each release of a new game, all the DLC for said new game would be valid and playable in previous versions of Rock Band. So if you didn’t want to buy a new version each year but still wanted new songs, the […]

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Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock Full Setlist Revealed

August 18, 2010

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Video Games | Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock | The Set List: Act I XBox 360 | Playstation 3 | Nintendo Wii We all know how disappointing Guitar Hero 5 was for a lot of fans, mainly due to the lineup of songs not being really that rock heavy and more geared towards the pop/mainstream […]

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Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock Announced

June 4, 2010

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Activision has officially announced their next version of Guitar Hero which is set to be released this September. In Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock you will take your band through a story mode featuring KISS bassist Gene Simmons taking you under his wing and teaching you the ins and outs of rock from CBGBs all […]

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Living Colour @ the Double Door

September 26, 2009

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That’s right, this Sunday, Oct. 4th, Guitar Hero III stars Living Colour will be rocking @ the Double Door in Chicago. I have to admit, I’ve always been of a fan of L.C. and their leather vests, and this should be a bad ass show @ the best venue in town. In fact because they, […]

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Rock Band Beatles out tomorrow.

September 8, 2009

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Well kids, if you enjoy playing fake instruments and the Beatles tomorrow is the day for you. MTV Games and EA will be releasing Rock Band: The Beatles for all platforms. Retail price goes from $60-$250 depending on the bundle you buy but there will be something for everyone. Word is that the Abbey Road […]

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Like Video Games? Want Diabetes? Try Mountain Dew Game Fuel.

July 2, 2009

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Mountain Dew and World of Warcraft have finally teamed up to make sure Nerds maintain the necessary level of obesity and caffeine-ation required for hours of sitting on your ass playing video games. Not since the KFC/Guitar Hero marriage have things been so exciting for the junk-food loving, outdoor-hating gamer. (Myself included) And because I […]

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Stan Bush’s “The Touch” to be featured in Guitar Hero

March 18, 2009

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The fantastic song “The Touch”, from such hit films as Transformers: The Movie and Boogie Nights, will become available for Guitar Hero.  Activision will be releasing this song as a free download, but no release date has been announced yet.  Official word from Mr. Bush below: Thanks so much for all your support! Because of […]

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Rumor: Four more Guitar Hero games by years end?

March 6, 2009

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Sout Park Guitar Hero

An article on eurogamer states that a source within Activision has leaked information on four upcoming games for the 2009 year. With Guitar Hero Metallica set to come out in a few weeks, it would be interesting to see so many other Guitar Hero games follow it in the same year. But I guess if […]

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