Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock Hands-On Preview (PlanetXbox360)

Times have been rough for the rhythm genre of games. After a rather explosive couple of years, with the rise of Rock Band, Lips, and of the ever-present Guitar Hero, 2009 brought down the hammer on sales. There are a multitude of reasons for the collapse, but one of those most harshly hit was Activision, as they themselves saw the fall in sales for one of their pillar franchises: Guitar Hero. Now that we see the latest edition of the game, it's clear that someone in the company is learning their lessons and making a product that focuses on what makes the original Guitar Hero games so popular. That is, of course, rock music. Now we're not talking about the pop-rock pablum of Band Hero, or the expansive musical content of Guitar Hero 5.

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UltimaEnder2866d ago

Actually looking forward to this playlist - maybe moreso than some of the previous GH games!

SeraphimBlade2866d ago

Can't wait. I'm still convinced RB3 will be better, but this definitely looks like a better purchase than anything since GH3.

PS3Freak2866d ago

I've always like Guitar hero better because the music has been more to my taste than Rock Band. I'm glad they are returning to what made the game so great.