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Activision's "nurturing and care" for Guitar Hero wasn't enough

Posted: 09.09.2011 by Technet2k

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Thomas Tippl, Activision CFO, has said the music franchise Guitar Hero "probably didn't receive" the right amount of "nurturing and care" to keep going.

There were other elements that "didn't make it conducive" to the rise of digital. Consumers "still have a lot of love" for Guitar Hero - lessons must be applied.

Guitar Hero DLC ends

Posted: 16.04.2011 by JonahFalcon

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Activision social media manager Dan Amrich has confirmed that Guitar Hero DLC will go on hiatus - possibly permanently - come the end of April.

Kotick is's 16th "most influential" man in the world

Posted: 29.10.2010 by Technet2k

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Say what you want about Activision boss Bobby Kotick but he's got pulling power in the world, despite the fact he's "infuriated legions" of us gamers.

Kotick commands after all mega IPs Call of Duty and Guitar Hero. His 16th place profile even mentions him as the "Hitler of the Gaming Industry."

Acti unveil new Guitar Hero guitars

Posted: 08.06.2010 by Technet2k

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Who wants brand new guitar peripherals with swappable body designs? You do, declares publishing giant Activision. They're out this autumn.

These new axes of rock will ship with Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock this fall, but don't worry because your old tatty one will work just as well.

Rumour: Online retailer reveals new Guitar Hero's subtitled name?

Posted: 26.05.2010 by Technet2k

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According to an Amazon listing the new Guitar Hero 6, which is yet to be formally acknowledged by Activision, has a subtitled moniker.

It won't just be called Guitar Hero 6, but will run with 'Warriors of Rock' instead. They've also listed some prices, like $99.99 for the guitar bundle.