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Guitar Hero axed by Activision Blizzard

Guitar Hero axed by Activision Blizzard

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It's a cold day at Activision Blizzard, at least for Guitar Hero fans, as the US publisher has decided to close down all production and cease development of the franchise, citing "declines in the music genre" as a primary reason. In addition, the company... >>

Guitar Hero 6: Warriors of Rock
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Guitar Hero 6: Warriors of Rock

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Pity poor Guitar Hero. Ever since EA’s rival, Rock Band, first appeared critics have been prophesying its demise, and Activision’s obsession with exploring a wider range of musical genres and expanding the game’s appeal hasn’t exactly helped the... >>

Guitar Hero: Warrior's of Rock axe guitar controller for the rock god in you

Guitar Hero: Warrior's of Rock axe guitar controller for the rock god in you

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Furious finger-fretting frontmen and their friends have another reason to be excited this September with the debut of the all-new, redesigned and customisable guitar controller for Activison's Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock. According to Activision, the... >>

You Rock Guitar - jam like Jimi with this digital axe

You Rock Guitar - jam like Jimi with this digital axe

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If you're a fan of guitar gaming, but you want to turn it up to 11, then the You Rock Guitar could be just the thing. It's a digital guitar, complete with 22 fret full scale neck, optimised fret spacing and six steel strings. The You Rock Guitar has the... >>

Guitar Hero voted best game to play with mates

Guitar Hero voted best game to play with mates

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UK Takeaway food portal Just-Eat.co.uk has discovered that strum-em-up Guitar Hero was the most popular game to play with friends. Out of 1,737 Brits polled, 56 per cent of them said they enjoy a spot of placky-rock posing with their chums. SingStar came... >>

Guitar Hero: Van Halen arrives in Europe

Guitar Hero: Van Halen arrives in Europe

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Activision's latest Guitar Hero title - Guitar Hero: Van Halen - was released in the United States before Christmas, but - for reasons entirely unclear to us - its European release was delayed until 19 February. It's finally here now, though, so you can... >>

Logitech Wireless Drum Controller for Xbox 360
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Logitech Wireless Drum Controller for Xbox 360

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You're hardcore, aren't you? You cracked guitar and bass within months of picking up Guitar Hero. You saved up for the full band kit, and now you're blasting through "Won't Get Fooled Again" on drums on Expert. But something doesn't feel right. Your pedal... >>

Gambridge guitar game controllers hands-on

Gambridge guitar game controllers hands-on

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Gambridge is a US company trying to turn the legions of Guitar Hero and Rock Band fans around the world into real guitarists. The company has created a guitar controller that you can use to play Rock Band with, but which actually has real strings. Once... >>

Guitar Hero: Van Halen appears on US shelves

Guitar Hero: Van Halen appears on US shelves

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You hear that? That's the sound of a lot of very happy dads. They're happy because Guitar Hero: Van Halen, the third band-specific expansion for the Guitar Hero series, has gone on sale in the USA. The game has 25 Van Halen tracks, along with 19 other... >>

10 perfect Christmas presents for... Guitar Hero & Rock Band players

10 perfect Christmas presents for... Guitar Hero & Rock Band players

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We've already put together a perfect Christmas gift guide for console gamers but, while that was in the planning, we realised that we could have made an entire list of its own of awesome accessories for rhythm game rockers. So here it is. Oh, and don't... >>