Guitar Hero: Aerosmith

Acti-Blizz Day – Guitar Hero: Aerosmith brought the band more money than any of its albums

Speaking during Activision Blizzard’s Analyst Day last night, company boss Bobby Kotick claimed that Guitar Hero: Aerosmith had netted the ageing rockers more money than any of their previous albums. “[Their] version of Guitar Hero generated far more in revenues than any Aerosmith album ever has,” said Kotick. “Merchandising, concert sales, their ability to sign […]

Guitar Hero: Aerosmith headlines

  • Guitar Hero Aerosmith demo now on Live

    The Major brings word that the Guitar Hero Aerosmith demo is now on Live, following a bit of confusion yesterday. Blurb: [ESRB: T (Teen) MILD LYRICS,MILD SUGGESTIVE THEMES] Start to unleash your inner rock star, the Aerosmith way. This demo includes “Sweet Emotion” and “Dream On” by Aerosmith, as well as “Walk this Way” by […]

  • Guitar Hero: Aerosmith demo live? Not in Europe

    This Kotaku piece reckons a demo of Guitar Hero: Aerosmith’s gone up on Live and PSN, but if so it’s only in the US. There’s nothing on either service in Europe. We know because we checked. Hopefully we’ll get the taster sooner rather than later.

  • First Guitar Hero: Aerosmith review posted

    On Eurogamer. It gets 6/10. In a nutshell: Guitar Hero: Aerosmith entertained us sporadically – usually when we knew the songs, some of which are very well implemented – but the broader context of the current music game market boos the small scale off the stage before it’s had a chance to tune up. So […]

  • Complete Guitar Hero: Aerosmith track-list revealed

    Kotaku‘s reporting the complete Guitar Hero: Aerosmith track-list. As previously revealed, it’s not all Aerosmith. Sensibly realising the band alone couldn’t fill out the entire game, the 41 songs include bands that have toured with Aerosmith in the past, or at least have some obscure connection with the ageing rockers. The game will release for […]

  • New Guitar Hero Aerosmith trailer doesn't give us goosebumps

    It’s on Gamershell. This didn’t do it for us on the goosebump-ometer, but that’s just us. Go take a look. There are some new screens on there as well. It’s out in June.

  • Aerosmith locked into Guitar Hero exclusivity

    According to this Newsweek post, Guitar Hero Aerosmith means the band are tied into the franchise and won’t be doing any Rock Band DLC any time soon. From the site: “It’s an exclusive deal for this game,” Aerosmith publicist Marcee Rondon told Harris. We confirmed this with Tim Riley, Activision’s vice president of music affairs, […]

  • Guitar Hero: Aerosmith priced in the US

    According to Destructoid, the Gitar Hero Aerosmith game and guitar bundle will retail for $99 for the Xbox 360, PS3 and Wii, and $89 for the PS2. Another PS2 package will also be released, containing two wired guitars for $110. There’s no release date on the site, and there’s no confirmation of a European date […]

  • Guitar Hero: Aerosmith trailer released

    After the link. We could make jokes involving Aerosmith lyrics. But we won’t. Guitar Hero: Aerosmith releases in June.

  • More Guitar Hero: Aerosmith bands announced

    As expected, there are more bands in Guitar Hero: Aerosmith than Aerosmith. This list comes from Game Informer mag originally. The game’s out in June. Mott the Hoople – “All the Young Dudes” The Kinks – “All Day and All Night” Joan Jett – “Hate Myself for Loving You” Cheap Trick – “Dream Police”

  • Guitar Hero: Aerosmith for June in Europe, could include more bands

    According to this, Guitar Hero: Aerosmith is to release this June in Europe. The American version of the game has been officially confirmed for a June 29 release. In other Steve Tyler news, it appears there may be more bands than Aerosmith in the game. This ad says it includes Aerosmith and “all their favourite […]

  • Extra instrument peripherals for Guitar Hero: Aerosmith?

    According to this ad from US retailer Best Buy, the newly announced Guitar Hero: Aerosmith may be more than it seems. “See if you can drum like Joey Kramer, play guitar like Joe Perry and Brad Whitford, play bass like Tom Hamilton and sing like Steven Tyler,” is says. This could suggest, says the internet, […]

  • Aerosmith: "There are some battles you can't fight"

    Aerosmith’s Steve Tyler has said the reason he got involved with Activision for the recently announced Guitar Hero: Aerosmith is that he realised there was no point being stuck in the past with anal attention to music as art: technology was the way forward. “There are some battles you can’t fight,” he said. “You would […]

  • Undated Guitar Hero: Aerosmith confirmed for PS3, PS2, Wii and Xbox 360

    Activision is to release an Aerosmith-specific version of Guitar Hero, the company confirmed this afternoon, for PS3, PS2, Wii and Xbox 360. No date was given. The celebrate the announcement, Guitar Hero III owners will be able download Aerosmith’s “Dream On” for free between February 16-18 for both PS3 and Xbox 360 versions. The Tyler […]