TRAILER | X360, PS3, WII Saturday, August 8, 2009 | 2:20 PM

Van Halen will have his own Guitar Hero game

Van Halen will have his own Guitar Hero game

Activision has released this trailer of Guitar Hero: Van Halen. The game should ship before the end of this year though no specific date has been announced yet.


Trailer

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Commented on 2009-08-08 14:39:20
I think it is pretty sad that they are able to rerelease the same game time and again just changing some tracks and the subject and are successful with it.
Commented on 2009-08-08 17:07:50
Sooo ...

Guitar Her: Metallica
Guitar Hero: Smash Hits
Guitar Hero: Van Halen
Band Hero
DJ Hero
Guitar Hero 5

In one year. Interesting ...
Commented on 2009-08-08 17:27:01
activision is losing their minds! Although I do love VanHalen teehee
Commented on 2009-08-09 01:06:08 In reply to Ishigami
Posted by Ishigami
I think it is pretty sad that they are able to rerelease the same game time and again just changing some tracks and the subject and are successful with it.
My thoughts exactly.

Though, at this point i really think fans would go crazy if they didn't get at least two new GH games a year. In fact, that's how i think it should stay. I mean, if they are not taking their time to improve the game, at least they should give us enough content for half a year worth of fun.
Commented on 2009-08-09 01:10:03
even though i dont like activision blatant milking of this franchise with seemingly pointless retail addition, especially considering they could release a track list and character skin over PSN and XBL and have the same effect....i do kinda like that they release so many of these at retail, becasue this way i can just rent them and they dont get a dime...lol
Commented on 2009-08-09 07:42:29
I wonder if there will be a "completely drunk and beligerant" mode lol
Commented on 2009-08-09 14:29:10
waiting for guitar hero: michael angelo batio
Commented on 2009-08-09 14:31:30
^Ah yes, where you have the X shaped guitar and do stupid hand tricks :P
Commented on 2009-08-10 04:31:58
What's the difference between releasing a game like this and releasing songs as DLC???

NOTHING! The only downside is if you can't import the tracks onto the hDD to play in GH4/5. But hey, I don't mind switching disks if I can play the songs I like.
Commented on 2009-08-10 04:53:07 In reply to zomfg
Posted by zomfg
I wonder if there will be a "completely drunk and beligerant" mode lol
Nope that will be the "Oasis Edition" of Guitar Hero, and it will have a Vampire Alcoholic mode.
Commented on 2009-08-10 05:50:21 In reply to Ishigami
Posted by Ishigami
I think it is pretty sad that they are able to rerelease the same game time and again just changing some tracks and the subject and are successful with it.
lol i know right..
Whats wrong with releasing a DLC album? Who's gonna buy a friggin whole new GAME just for 1 artist?
Commented on 2009-08-10 14:35:25 In reply to itaintrite
Posted by itaintrite
What's the difference between releasing a game like this and releasing songs as DLC???

NOTHING! The only downside is if you can't import the tracks onto the hDD to play in GH4/5. But hey, I don't mind switching disks if I can play the songs I like.
if it was just a track list it would be cheaper, since all the assets etc wouldnt be needed. but then that is why activision do it, to rake in the moolah.
Commented on 2009-08-10 16:07:29 In reply to Baleur
Posted by Baleur
lol i know right..
Whats wrong with releasing a DLC album? Who's gonna buy a friggin whole new GAME just for 1 artist?
Fans of that particular group or artist, PERIOD.

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