10 Ways to Ditch Guitar Hero and Score With Real Groupies

So, Guitar Hero: World Tour » 10/10/08 4:00pm 10/10/08 4:00pm is set to drop on the 26th. That is all well and good if you are a fan, but the last time I checked, record labels were not handing out millions of dollars to Guitar Hero virtuosos so they could tour the world and score with groupies. The only way that is going to happen is if you learn…

Secret Guitar Hero 4 "Instrument" Revealed

Rumors have been swirling about what the mystery instrument would be in the upcoming Guitar Hero: World Tour » 9/17/08 2:30pm 9/17/08 2:30pm. , but the truth is that the "instrument" isn't really an instrument at all. It's actually MIDI tracks on your PC. In other words, users will be able to import their own songs into the game. The catch is that…

Guitar Hero 4 Guitar to Have More Buttons?

If you look at the guitar pictured in the Guitar Hero promo page you will notice what looks like new buttons on the base of the fretboard. Knowing about the expanded new drums, this could mean that they are going to increase the complexity of the guitars too, requiring even more dexterity than previous versions. Note… » 5/23/08 7:44am 5/23/08 7:44am

Guitar Hero IV's Drums Will Have Six Pads, Two For Cymbals

Cymbals! That's what was missing from the Rock Band drum kit. Not missing, since some of the pads changed to cymbals whenever necessary, but it didn't have two upper pads dedicated explicitly to them. No more. Game Informer says the upcoming Guitar Hero IV will have a six-padded drum set, but a custom-designed guitar… » 5/13/08 3:30pm 5/13/08 3:30pm