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Platform: Nintendo Wii

Rating: 4.0 / 5.0 (24 votes)

Released: 2009-06-16

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Guitar Hero Smash Hits by Activision

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Brand: Activision Category: Rhythm Platform: Nintendo Wii ESRB: Teen


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Description

The Best of Guitar Hero now for the Full Band! Turn down the lights, crank up the amps and prepare to command center stage with some of the most famous AND infamous tracks from Guitar Hero, Guitar Hero II, Guitar Hero Encore: Rocks the 80s and Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock. For newer Guitar Hero fans, this is a great chance to catch up and play the best of Guitar Hero, and older Guitar Hero fans have a new reason to expand to the full band. Step into the spotlight in the most epic, full band jam session to date – Guitar Hero: Greatest Hits.

Features

  • Experience another dimension of difficulty with the drum kit controller's double kick-pedal “Expert” difficulty level first seen in Guitar Hero Metallica.
  • For the first time, players can rock on their favorite Guitar Hero tracks through the drum kit and mic controllers individually or as a band.
  • An epic 48-song setlist made up of the most memorable songs from Guitar Hero games including master recording from: Alice in Chains, Queen, Poison, Rage Against The Machine, Twisted Sister, Joan Jett, Heart, Dragonforce and more.
  • Online and offline gameplay modes allow up to 4 players can join together and rock locally, or battle other bands online with up to 8 players.
  • In-game functionality including Rock Star Creator, first made famous in Guitar Hero World Tour, as well as Music Studio and GHTunes which allow players to create their own hits and share them online.

Editorial Review

In Guitar Hero: Smash Hits players get the best of previous Guitar Hero games, now in a full band gameplay scenario. Turn down the lights, crank up the amps and prepare to command center stage as you rock out to the most fun tracks from Guitar Hero, Guitar Hero II, Guitar Hero Encore: Rocks the 80s and Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock. And for the first time you can join together as a band and jam to master tracks from the greatest Guitar Hero music on your controllers for guitar, drums and vocals.

'Guitar Hero: Smash Hits' game logo
A 48-song setlist in 'Guitar Hero: Smash Hits'
A 48-song rockin' setlist.
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Expert+ difficulty level on drums in 'Guitar Hero: Smash Hits'
“Expert+” difficulty on drums.
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Multiplayer options in 'Guitar Hero: Smash Hits'
Extensive multiplayer options.
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Create the ultimate rocker and music in 'Guitar Hero: Smash Hits'
Create the ultimate rocker & music.
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A Compelling List of Game Features
More than just an outstanding and comprehensive 48-song setlist, Guitar Hero: Smash Hits is chock full of crowd-pleasing game features. It allows up to four players to join together and rock locally, or battle other bands online with up to 8 players. It features Rock Star Creator, first made famous in Guitar Hero World Tour, as well as Music Studio and GHTunes which together allow players to create their own hits and share them online. The game also adds another dimension of difficulty with the drum kit controller’s double kick-pedal “Expert+” difficulty level first seen in Guitar Hero: Metallica.

Play as a Band
For the first time players can take the stage and rock on their favorite Guitar Hero tracks from early games in the series using the drum kit and mic controllers. For newer Guitar Hero fans, this is a great chance to catch up and play the best of Guitar Hero, while more experienced Guitar Hero fans now have a new reason to expand to the full band.

Key Features:

  • The ability to rock to your favorite Guitar Hero tracks from the original games through the drum kit and mic controllers.
  • An epic 48-song setlist made up of the most memorable songs from Guitar Hero games including master recording from: Alice in Chains, Queen, Poison, Rage Against The Machine, Twisted Sister, Joan Jett, Heart, Dragonforce and many others.
  • Online and offline gameplay modes allow up to 4 players can join together and rock locally, or battle other bands online with up to 8 players.
  • In-game functionality including Rock Star Creator, first made famous in Guitar Hero World Tour, as well as Music Studio and GHTunes which allow players to create their own hits and share them online.
  • Experience another dimension of difficulty with the drum kit controller's double kick-pedal “Expert+” difficulty level first seen in Guitar Hero: Metallica.

The Set List:

Guitar Hero:
   Blue Öyster Cult – “Godzilla”
   Boston – “More Than A Feeling”
   Deep Purple – “Smoke On The Water”
   Franz Ferdinand – “Take Me Out”
   Helmet – “Unsung (Live)”
   Incubus – “Stellar”
   Joan Jett & The Blackhearts – “I Love Rock N' Roll”
   Ozzy Osbourne – “Bark At The Moon”
   Pantera – “Cowboys From Hell (Live)”
   Queen – “Killer Queen”
   Queens Of The Stone Age – “No One Knows”
   The Donnas – “Take It Off”
   The Exies – “Hey You”
   White Zombie – “Thunder Kiss '65”
Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock
   AFI – “Miss Murder”
   DragonForce – “Through The Fire And Flames”
   Heart – “Barracuda”
   Kiss – “Rock And Roll All Nite”
   Living Colour – “Cult Of Personality”
   Pat Benatar – “Hit Me With Your Best Shot”
   Priestess – “Lay Down”
   Slayer – “Raining Blood”
Guitar Hero: Aerosmith
   Aerosmith – “Back In The Saddle
Guitar Hero II:
   Alice In Chains – “Them Bones”
   Avenged Sevenfold – “Beast And The Harlot”
   Danzig – “Mother”
   Foo Fighters – “Monkey Wrench”
   Iron Maiden – “The Trooper”
   Jane's Addiction – “Stop!”
   Kansas – “Carry On Wayward Son”
   Lamb Of God – “Laid To Rest”
   Lynyrd Skynyrd – “Free Bird”
   Mötley Crüe- “Shout At The Devil”
   Nirvana – “Heart-Shaped Box”
   Rage Against The Machine – “Killing In The Name”
   Reverend Horton Heat – “Psychobilly Freakout”
   Rush – “YYZ”
   Stone Temple Pilots – “Trippin' On A Hole”
   The Police – “Message In A Bottle”
   The Sword – “Freya”
   Warrant – “Cherry Pie”
   Wolfmother – “Woman”
Guitar Hero Encore: Rocks the 80s
   Anthrax – “Caught In A Mosh”
   Extreme – “Play With Me”
   Judas Priest – “Electric Eye”
   Poison – “Nothin' But A Good Time”
   Ratt – “Round and Round”
   Twisted Sister – “I Wanna Rock”

More Details

Publisher: Activision Inc. Category: Rhythm Binding: Video Game Language: English

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