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March 9, 2010 at 12:46 PM

Real guitar time for “Guitar Hero” genre

It had to happen eventually: Mock guitars are giving way to real ones in a new “Guitar Hero” type game announced today by a game studio affiliated with instrument maker First Act. A specially designed electric guitar for “Power Gig: Rise of the SixString” will take input along its neck. It will also be playable…

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August 28, 2009 at 10:16 AM

Kurt Cobain returns, for “Guitar Hero” debut with “Teen Spirit”

Tragic Seattle rock star Kurt Cobain is headlining a new version of the hit video game “Guitar Hero” featuring an eerIE, animated Cobain resurrected on screen. His appearance in “Guitar Hero 5” should balance out “The Beatles” game debut on the competing “Rock Band” on Sept. 9. It’s the first appearance in a video game for the…

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June 2, 2009 at 1:13 AM

E3: Party time, with Xbox, Guitar Hero and Jay Z

LOS ANGELES — A few scenes from around town, the night before E3’s official Tuesday opening, including the temporary Xbox HQ in downtown L.A.: Activision pulled out the stops to promote its new “DJ Hero” game, plus “Guitar Hero 5,” with a concert featuring Jay Z and Eminem at the Wiltern Theater. Plus a few warm…

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