No more Guitar Hero and DJ Hero games on any system. YES, you read it right, Activision has announced that from now on they won't releasing Guitar Hero or DJ Hero games. The reason stated by them for this development was, "due tocontinued declines in the music genre".
The publisher also revealed that development work on True Crime: Hong Kong has been stopped, since the game was just not good enough.
For some these decision comes as a shocked, whereas other are welcoming it saying that it a good bussiness move, as Guitar Hero franchise definitely saw a significantly declined in term of popularity amongs fans. What you think about this decision from Activision?, do let us know.
Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rocks will be the very firt game title releasing on Wii with social networking support (Twitter and Facebook).
Revealing the details at one of the event at San Francisco Joe Fisher said, “We’ve done a lot in the online realm this year,”.
“We are the first Wii title to support social networking sites, with Facebook and Twitter".
“When your friends do accomplishments in the game, you can broadcast those to your friends as well as to social networking sites. We’ve also incorporated a Wii award system, so when you do specific challenges in the game, you get credited for an award. You can share those with your online friends as well.”
That good news for Nintendo Wii and Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock fans.
Guitar Hero: Warrior of Rock comes out in Unitend Kingdom on September 24, and on September 28 in US.
Activision has released the complete list of 93 songs of upcoming Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock. 93 songs which covers the main styles of the most representative rock groups of all time. Check out the complete list below. Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock will be available on September for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Wii.
A Perfect Circle - The Outsider
Aerosmith - Cryin'
AFI - Dancing Through Sunday
Alice Cooper - No More Mr. Nice Guy
Alter Bridge - Ties That Bind
Anberlin - Feel Good Drag
Anthrax - Indians
Arch Enemy - Nemesis
Atreyu - Ravenous
Avenged Sevenfold - Bat Country
Bad Brains - Re-Ignition (Live)
Band Of Skulls - I Know What I Am
Black Sabbath - Children Of The Grave
Blind Melon - Tones Of Home
Blue Öyster Cult - Burnin' For You
Bush - Machinehead
Buzzcocks - What Do I Get?
Children Of Bodom - If You Want Peace... Prepare For War
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Fortunate Son
Deep Purple - Burn
Def Leppard - Pour Some Sugar On Me (Live)
Dethklok - Bloodlines
Dire Straits - Money For Nothing
Dragonforce - Fury Of The Storm
Drowning Pool - Bodies
Fall Out Boy - Dance, Dance
Five Finger Death Punch - Hard To See
Flyleaf - Again
Foo Fighters - No Way Back
Foreigner - Feels Like The First Time
George Thorogood And The Destroyers - Move It On Over (Live)
Interpol - Slow Hands
Jane's Addicton - Been Caught Stealing
Jethro Tull - Aqualung
John 5 Feat. Jim Root - Black Widow Of La Porte
Kiss - Love Gun
Linkin Park - Bleed It Out
Lynyrd Skynyrd - Call Me The Breeze (Live)
Megadeth - Holy Wars... The Punishment Due
Megadeth - Sudden Death
Megadeth - The Day We Fight!
Metallica Feat. Ozzy Osbourne - Paranoid (Live)
Muse - Uprising
My Chemical Romance - I'm Not Okay (I Promise)
Neil Young - Rockin' In The Free World
Nickelback - How You Remind Me
Night Ranger - (You Can Still) Rock In America
Nine Inch Nails - Wish
Orianthi - Suffocated
Pantera - I'm Broken
Phoenix - Lasso
Poison - Unskinny Bop
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
Queensrÿche - Jet City Woman
R.E.M. - Losing My Religion
RX Bandits - It's Only Another Parsec...
Rammstein - Waidmanns Heil
Rise Against - Savior
Rush - 2112 Pt. 1 - Overture
Rush - 2112 Pt. 2 - The Temples Of Syrinx
Rush - 2112 Pt. 3 - Discovery
Rush - 2112 Pt. 4 - Presentation
Rush - 2112 Pt. 5 - Oracle: The Dream
Rush - 2112 Pt. 6 - Soliloquy
Rush - 2112 Pt. 7 - Grand Finale
Silversun Pickups - There's No Secrets This Year
Slash Feat. Iggy Pop - We're All Gonna Die
Slash Feat. Ian Astbury And Izzy Stradlin - Ghost
Slayer - Chemical Warfare
Slipknot - Psychosocial
Snot - Deadfall
Soundgarden - Black Rain
Steve Vai - Speeding
Stone Temple Pilots - Interstate Love Song
Strung Out - Calling
Styx - Renegade
Sum 41 - Motivation
Tesla - Modern Day Cowboy
Third Eye Blind - Graduate
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Listen To Her Heart
The Cure - Fascination Street
The Dillinger Escape Plan - Setting Fire To Sleeping Giants
Hot on the heels of the successful release of Guitar Hero for iPhone and iPod touch, Activision Publishing, Inc. announced today that ABKCO Records’ Rolling Stones song pack featuring “Gimme Shelter,(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction and “Honky Tonk Women” is now available for purchase through the in-game app.
“We are thrilled with the explosive launch of the Guitar Hero app,” said David Haddad, Chief Operating Officer for Guitar Hero. “Bringing the Guitar Hero experience to iPhone and iPod touch allows our fans to experience and interact with great music in a compelling way – anytime and anywhere. We’ve seen great support for the app and also for the exciting additional game tracks... What better way to reward our fans, than by bringing them an incredible new song pack by The Rolling Stones?”
Published by Activision and created by Guitar Hero veteran developer, Vicarious Visions, Inc., and built exclusively from the ground up for the iPhone and iPod touch, the Guitar Hero app takes full advantage of the platforms’ functionality and features all-new, innovative gameplay that will keep players rocking out as they strum, tap, slide and whammy to the hottest tracks from bands they know and love. The game also features a robust avatar customization mode that lets players personalize their game; built-in social integration so gamers can share their scores with their friends on Facebook, check leaderboards and get updates through in-game news feeds; intuitive new mechanics that challenge fans to tap, strum and whammy their way to the top of the Rock Ranks; and the ability to download new tracks from an in-game music store; wannabe rock stars will be shredding on guitar or ripping it up on bass whenever, wherever they want.
Guitar Hero for iPhone and iPod touch is available for $2.99 and features Queen, Rise Against, The Rolling Stones, Vampire Weekend, Weezer and The White Stripes. Song packs are only available through the Guitar Hero app and cost $1.99 each. For more information about Guitar Hero for iPhone and iPod touch, please visit GuitarHero.com.
Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock has been reveal by Activision. This new title will be the sixth title in the series and will be release for Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and Wii. GUitar Hero: Warrior of Rock will be releasing this fall.
Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock will include more than 90 tracks, featuring original songs, special re-records, and tracks from bands making their videogame debut. Activision hasn't revealed the entire set list, but whatever has been reveal we have it for you
AFI - "Dancing Through Sunday"
Avenged Sevenfold - "Bat Country"
Black Sabbath - "Children Of The Grave"
Buzzcocks - "What Do I Get?"
Children Of Bodom - "If You Want Peace... Prepare For War"
The Cure - "Fascination Street"
Def Leppard - "Pour Some Sugar On Me (Live)"
Dethklok - "Bloodlines"
DragonForce - "Fury of the Storm"
Drowning Pool - "Bodies"
Foo Fighters - "No Way Back"
Foreigner - "Feels Like The First Time"
Jane's Addiction - "Been Caught Stealing"
KISS - "Love Gun"
Megadeth - "Sudden Death"
Metallica & Ozzy Osbourne - "Paranoid (Live)"
Muse - "Uprising"
My Chemical Romance - "I'm Not Okay (I Promise)"
Queen - "Bohemian Rhapsody"
Rammstein - "Waidmanns Heil"
The Rolling Stones - "Stray Cat Blues"
Silversun Pickups - "There's No Secrets This Year"