Five New Track Packs for Guitar Hero 5 Coming in October
September 28, 2009
GUITAR HERO 5 CONTINUES TO BRING VARIETY OF MUSIC WITH FIVE NEW TRACK PACKS AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD IN OCTOBER
Brand-New Tracks from Wolfmother Before Their Public Release, Music from
Queens of the Stone Age, Classic Cuts from Peter Frampton, The J. Geils Band
and Billy Squier and a Track Pack to Celebrate All Hallows’ Eve
Guitar Hero® fans can continue to build a diverse music library with great new music and classic tracks available for download in October. New tracks playable in Guitar Hero® 5 will be available for download every Thursday in October with music from Queens of the Stone Age, Billy Squier, Wolfmother, Peter Frampton and The Misfits.
Downloadable Content - October 1
Queens Of The Stone Age Track Pack
“How to Handle a Rope”
Downloadable Content - October 8
Billy Squier Track Pack
“Everybody Wants You”
“When She Comes To Me”
Downloadable Content - October 15
Wolfmother Track Pack
Downloadable Content - October 22
Classic Rock 2 Track Pack
The J. Geils Band - "Freeze Frame”
Peter Frampton - "Show Me The Way (Live)"
Triumph - "Lay It On The Line"
Downloadable Content - October 29
All Hallows’ Eve Track Pack
GWAR - "Gor Gor”
Marilyn Manson - "Beautiful People"
The Misfits - "Astro Zombies"
The Queens of the Stone
Age, Billy Squier, Wolfmother, Classic Rock 2 and All Hallows’ Eve Track
Packs will be available on Xbox LIVE® Marketplace for Xbox 360® video game
and entertainment system from Microsoft for 440 Microsoft Points and on the
PlayStation®Store for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system for
$5.49 and Nintendo® Wi-Fi Connection for Wii™ for 550 Wii Points.
In addition, all songs in all
Track Packs will be released as downloadable singles for Xbox 360 for 160
Microsoft Points, PlayStation 3 system for $1.99 and Wii for
200 Wii Points each.
Additionally, fans are
now able to choose from more than 150 other downloadable songs or import
select songs from Guitar Hero® World
Tour and Guitar Hero® Smash Hits to further customize their
Guitar Hero 5
Living room legends can
now rock any way they want to a variety of iconic rock music in
Guitar Hero 5.
The entire set list is at players’ fingertips from the start,
featuring genre-defining hits from some of the biggest rock artists and
bands of all time, including The Rolling Stones, The White Stripes, Kings of
Leon, Tom Petty, Bob Dylan and Vampire Weekend.
Players take complete control as
Guitar Hero 5
allows gamers to personalize and customize how they experience
music by being able to play with any controller combination -- multiple
vocalists, guitarists, bassists and drummers, in any game mode. With the
game’s all-new Party Play Mode, getting the band back together has never
been easier. Players can now jump in or drop out of gameplay seamlessly,
without interrupting their jam session. Elevating the
Guitar Hero®series to new
heights with unmatched social gameplay, an enhanced style, new in-game
artists and more rock legends,
Guitar Hero 5
features new surprises and challenges that will fire-up long-time fret board
fanatics and create a new generation of addicts.
Published by Activision Publishing, Inc., Guitar Hero 5 is developed by Neversoft Entertainment for Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation 3 system and by Vicarious Visions for Wii. Budcat is developing Guitar Hero 5 for the PlayStation®2 computer entertainment system. The game is rated “T” for “Teen” by the ESRB. For more information about Guitar Hero 5, please visit GH5.GuitarHero.com.