Tag Archives: guitar hero
Sun, Feb 10, 2013 | 22:22 GMT
Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Charles Palmer has dismissed Guns N’ Roses frontman Axl Rose’s suit against Activision over his appearance in Guitar Hero 3, the San Marino Tribune reports. The decision comes as no surprise as Palmer indicated last week that he found the evidence supported Activision’s account.
Thanks, Blue’s News.
Wed, Feb 06, 2013 | 00:26 GMT
The drawn-out legal battle between Guns N’ Roses frontman Axl Rose and Activision over the former’s appearance in Guitar Hero games seems to be nearing a resolution. Billboard reports the trial is now underway, and Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Charles Palmer is considering dismissing Rose’s claims, saying all extrinsic evidence supports Activision’s case. A final decision is expected within a few weeks.
Wed, Dec 05, 2012 | 20:28 GMT
Guitar Hero 7 was in the works at Vicarious Visions until the game was cancelled mid-development in early 2011, according to a Kotaku source.
Tue, Oct 30, 2012 | 20:08 GMT
Hurricane Sandy has disrupted some of Activision’s New York-based data centers, causing issues with the online servers for a handful of the publisher’s games.
Fri, Jun 15, 2012 | 12:19 BST
Neversoft, the developer renowned for its work on the Tony Hawk and Guitar Hero franchises, is working on Activision’s Call of Duty, but in exactly what capacity is currently unclear.
Fri, Sep 09, 2011 | 06:20 BST
Activision admits it “probably” didn’t do right by the one-time $1 billion Guitar Hero brand.
Thu, Jul 21, 2011 | 09:54 BST
Activision CEO Bobby Kotick has admitted the company didn’t pay enough attention to Guitar Hero’s gradual demise, focussing instead on its misplaced “passion” for DJ Hero.
Wed, Jun 08, 2011 | 11:38 BST
Guitar Hero dead? Not fully six feet under yet, by the looks of it.
Sat, Apr 23, 2011 | 21:31 BST
You are cordially invited to discuss the week’s happenings. If you refuse, we’ll spoil Portal 2. GlaDOS kills Dumbledore. You’ve been warned.
Wed, May 25, 2011 | 04:54 BST
Saturday playtime is almost over, so to get you ready for a relaxing Sunday, here are some headlines and news highlights.
Thu, Apr 14, 2011 | 12:52 BST
Tue, Apr 12, 2011 | 10:41 BST
Activision has spoken out about the once mammoth Guitar Hero, saying that “the brand won’t go away”, even if the publisher not planning a new title in the series for the foreseeable future.
Tue, Mar 08, 2011 | 21:26 GMT
Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock was handed nine new tracks today.
Tue, Mar 08, 2011 | 06:19 GMT
Mon, Feb 28, 2011 | 02:54 GMT
Thu, Feb 24, 2011 | 20:30 GMT
Thursday Shorts: 600 PSOne Classics in Japan, Bulletstorm rips into RROD, Spy Party, Space Shuttle HOME details
Grab a sausage roll or two and a cup of tea. Here are all your shorts that aren’t worth covering as their own story.
Fri, Feb 18, 2011 | 14:43 GMT
Kelly Summer, former CEO of RedOctane, believes there’s still a market for Guitar Hero, a game where everyone can be a rock star in their own living rooms.
Sat, Feb 12, 2011 | 21:48 GMT
It’s Saturday. Likely, you are enjoying eggs at the kitchen table while still in your undercrackers. As the wife yells at you for the fifth time to get dressed, continue to ignore her, and read up on smaller news stuff instead. We’ll be your character witness when you land in divorce court.
Sat, Feb 12, 2011 | 09:33 GMT
The news never stops. You can’t keep up with it all. You’d go mad. Fortunately, we’re already insane, so we’ve done it for you.
Fri, Feb 11, 2011 | 19:05 GMT
Bobby Kotick has told CNBC that Activision is more concerned with making sure the Call of Duty franchise is fun to play, rather than how to create a subscription model for the series.