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Guitar Hero: Metallica Latest News - PS3

Game Description:NOTE: This game is not playable with standard controllers. The guitar controller is not included with rental or purchase.Guitar Hero is back, and this time, you'll get to rock out with legendary metal rockers Metallica! Take on the full suite of instruments available to the band as you head up a group desperate to open for their heroes. The story will take you from your band's humble garage all the way to opening at an incredible venue. Jam out to Metallica classics like "Enter Sandman" and "Master of Puppets," as well as other songs by bands who inspired and were influenced by Hetfield and crew. All your favorite Guitar Hero features are back, as well as an additional difficulty level, Expert+, only for the true shredders!
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Guitar Hero: Metallica News

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  • Guitar Hero Lacked "Nurturing And Care" According To Activision

    Activision CFO Thomas Tippl noted the reason the Guitar Hero franchise went from a billion dollar game series to a discontinued one was because of a lack of "nurturing and care." "Guitar Hero probably didn't receive the amount of nurturing and care that it needed to maintain that position," he said. "And I think there...

    Posted September 9, 2011

    Guitar Hero Lacked "Nurturing And Care" According To Activision
  • Guitar Hero: Did Activision "Abuse" The Franchise?

    There are many opinions on the internet about the death of the Guitar Hero franchise, but one important person calls it a blatant case of abuse! Kelly Summer, former CEO of developer RedOctane, says,"They abused it. There’s no reason why Guitar Hero cannot continue. It’s a great product. My gut tells me there is still a...

    Posted February 18, 2011

    Guitar Hero: Did Activision "Abuse" The Franchise?
  • Activision Drops Next Guitar Hero Game

    (Updated 4:20 PM) Activision/Blizzard announced it is dropping the in-development Guitar Hero game planned for 2011. The company is also disbanding its Guitar Hero division, best described by the company itself in the following statement: “Due to continued declines in the music genre, the company will disband Activision Publishing’s...

    Posted February 9, 2011

    Activision Drops Next Guitar Hero Game
  • Music DLC Roundup - Week Of October 18

    Linkin Park Track Pack “Blackout” “Burning In The Skies” “The Catalyst” “The Messenger” “Waiting For The End” “Wretches And Kings” Price: $11.99/960 Microsoft Points for pack, or $1.99/160 MSP/200 Wii Points per track Click through to see new tracks for Rock Band, Lips,...

    Posted October 22, 2010

    Music DLC Roundup - Week Of October 18
  • Amazon Names And Dates Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock

    Up to this point, it’s been assumed that Activision’s next Guitar Hero game would simply be titled Guitar Hero 6. Well, get ready to send back all of those customized coasters, pens and refrigerator magnets, because there’s a good chance the game will actually be called Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock. Read More?

    Posted May 25, 2010

    Amazon Names And Dates Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock
  • Guitar Hero 6, "Next DJ Hero" Both Planned For Fall 2010

    Activision is being much more conservative with its music game releases in 2010. On its first quarter 2010 conference call this afternoon, the company confirmed Guitar Hero 6 and "the next DJ Hero" (Activision didn't call it DJ Hero 2) are on track for a release sometime this fall. Read More?

    Posted May 6, 2010

    Guitar Hero 6, "Next DJ Hero" Both Planned For Fall 2010
  • Activision Releasing Far Fewer Guitar Hero Games In 2010

    The music genre isn't the star child it used to be. It continues to be a solid performer for both Guitar Hero and Rock Band, but interest has waned. A common critique has been Activision's deluge of Guitar Hero releases, potentially diluting consumer interest. Whether Activision will ever admit that or not, the company is radically scaling back...

    Posted February 10, 2010

    Activision Releasing Far Fewer Guitar Hero Games In 2010
  • Pictures Of Old People Playing Guitar Hero As Funny As It Sounds

    Hey, I don't have anything against old people. Decades from now, when every game is motion controlled, youngsters will be laughing at me, too. But for the time being, it's the other way around. The Faster Times recently ran a series of photos collected from Flickr chronicling a series of older men and women trying their hand at ye ol' Guitar...

    Posted November 5, 2009

    Pictures Of Old People Playing Guitar Hero As Funny As It Sounds
  • Activision Looking At Project Natal, Sony Motion For Guitar Hero

    Where do music games go from here? DJ Hero and Scratch: The Ultimate DJ are exploring otherwise ignored areas of music, but Guitar Hero and Rock Band may begin stretching themselves thin. In an interview with CVG, Guitar Hero 5 project lead Brian Right said he's looking at Project Natal and Sony's motion technology for ideas, though he hasn't...

    Posted August 20, 2009

    Activision Looking At Project Natal, Sony Motion For Guitar Hero
  • Microsoft Passed On Harmonix's Frequency, Indirectly Inspired Guitar Hero

    Yesterday, I spoke with former Microsoft vice president Ed Fries shortly before his session at The Ayzenberg Group's [A] List Summit. I already posted his assessment on how the "big three" console companies are faring, but I wanted to share this excellent story about how Fries was indirectly responsible for Guitar Hero. Apparently...

    Posted August 14, 2009

    Microsoft Passed On Harmonix's Frequency, Indirectly Inspired Guitar Hero
  • Jimmy Page And Jack White Don't Like Guitar Hero

    It's interesting to find out how rockers feel about music games like Guitar Hero and Rock Band. Yeah, they're just games, and we just have fun with them, but it must be surreal to have your art, job and craft appear in a video game. If you've poured your life-blood and passion into a musical composition, it must be really, really weird to have...

    Posted June 23, 2009

    Jimmy Page And Jack White Don't Like Guitar Hero
  • Prince Has A Problem With 'Guitar Hero'

    During a recent PBS interview with Tavis Smiley, purple-clad rock and roll enigma Prince said he turned down the opportunity to have his music appear in Guitar Hero. Say it ain't so, Prince. When asked about the game, Prince said: "Well, I ain't mad at them. I hear it made, like, $2 billion and they came to us and offered us a very small...

    Posted May 1, 2009| 29 Comments

    Prince Has A Problem With 'Guitar Hero'
  • X-Play Reviews 'Guitar Hero: Metallica'

    One of the most popular metal bands of all time, Metallica has made the leap to video games with Guitar Hero: Metallica, and X-Play has a review to see if they rock as hard in the rhythm game format as they do in real life. Pros Is basically Guitar Hero: World Tour with a set list that rocks (literally). Zombies! Cons Is missing...

    Posted April 13, 2009| 9 Comments

    X-Play Reviews 'Guitar Hero: Metallica'
  • Activision Launching 'Backstage with Guitar Hero' In PlayStation Home

    Hot off the imaginary presses: I've just learned from our man in the field at GDC, Brian Leahy, that Activision is joining Sony to create a Guitar Hero themed area in PlayStation Home. They're calling it "Backstage with Guitar Hero." The spot will feature Guitar Hero style graphics, and a mini-game, where the goal is to beat the...

    Posted March 25, 2009| 15 Comments

    Activision Launching 'Backstage with Guitar Hero' In PlayStation Home
  • 'Guitar Hero: Metallica' Behind the Scenes Videos: Underneath the Lightning Ride

    Activision releases three new behind-the-scenes videos for the heavy metal-centric Guitar Hero: Metallica. First, you've got your quirky mo-cap video below detailing the always comedic awkwardness of rock bands and skin-tight lycra mo-cap suits. After the cut, check out James Hetfield and company talking shop about growing up with music as their...

    Posted March 24, 2009| 7 Comments

    'Guitar Hero: Metallica' Behind the Scenes Videos: Underneath the Lightning Ride
  • DICE 2010: "Design Outside the Box" Presentation

    Posted: February 18, 2010

    768,595 Views | 28:19

  • Holiday Buyers Guide 2009: Top Music Games

    Posted: November 24, 2009

    2,102 Views | 03:08

  • Guitar Hero: Metallica Review

    Posted: April 13, 2009

    20,792 Views | 02:44 | 25 Comments

  • Guitar Hero: Metallica Launch Trailer

    Posted: March 31, 2009

    642 Views | 01:51

  • Hands On: Guitar Hero: Metallica

    Posted: March 25, 2009

    4,814 Views | 04:51 | 4 Comments

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