Activision Brings More Guitar Shredding Excellence To Guitar Hero III: Legends Of Rock With New Guitar Virtuoso Track Pack

July 22, 2008

ACTIVISION BRINGS MORE GUITAR
SHREDDING EXCELLENCE TO GUITAR HERO III: LEGENDS OF ROCK WITH NEW GUITAR
VIRTUOSO TRACK PACK

Joe Satriani, Steve Vai and
Buckethead to Headline

World renowned for their amazing
shredding abilities, three legendary guitar artists make their virtual debut in
Activision Publishing, Inc.’s Guitar Hero III: Legends Of Rock. The Guitar
Virtuoso Track Pack continues the ultimate rock experience with three fresh
master tracks set to storm living rooms across the globe on July 24.

Experience influential guitarist Joe
Satriani’s soulful hit, “Surfing with the Alien,” get blown away with guitar
slinger Steve Vai’s reflective, “For the Love of God,” and feel the avant-garde
compositions of underground rock’s eccentric guitarist, Buckethead, as he shreds
“Soothsayer,” at hyper-speed.

The Guitar Virtuoso Track Pack will
allow rockers to further expand and customize their Guitar Hero play lists and
get a taste of this quintessential rock trio beginning July 24 when it’s
available for download on Xbox LIVE® Marketplace for Xbox 360® video game and
entertainment system from Microsoft and PLAYSTATION®Store for the PLAYSTATION®3
computer entertainment system.

Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock
offers the ultimate rock experience with new wireless guitars, freshly added
content and features including a multiplayer action-inspired battle mode,
grueling boss battles, a host of exclusive unlockable content and visually
stunning rock venues. Expanded online multiplayer modes allow axe-shredders
worldwide to compete head-to-head for true rock status as they riff through a
star-studded soundtrack including master tracks by legendary artists such as
Aerosmith, Guns ‘N’ Roses, The Rolling Stones, Beastie Boys, Rage Against the
Machine and Pearl Jam, as well as original songs by guitar icons Slash and Tom
Morello. Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock is now available and is rated "T" for
Teen by the ESRB. For more information visit
http://community.guitarhero.com