Activision this morning revealed an incentive for Metallica slash Guitar Hero fans to pick up the forthcoming Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock in the game's first week launch window: the ability to import 39 of the former game's 49 tracks into the latter game for free. Like Guitar Hero 5, Band Hero, Guitar Hero: World Tour and Guitar Hero: Smash Hits, some of the songs in Guitar Hero: Metallica will be importable into the forthcoming rhythm game release.

After the week is up on October 5, the import will cost 480 MS Points / $4.99 / 600 Wii Points, tying it for first place with Guitar Hero 5 for most expensive import cost. We've broken down the track listing from GH: Metallica that will be available for import into Warriors of Rock (39 of 49 songs) after the break.

69 / 85 tracks from Guitar Hero 5 -- 480 MS Points / $5.99 NA PS3 / 600 Wii Points

61 / 65 tracks from Band Hero -- 400 MS Points / $4.99 NA PS3 / 500 Wii Points

35 / 86 tracks from Guitar Hero: World Tour -- 280 MS Points / $3.49 NA PS3 / 350 Wii Points

21 / 48 tracks from Guitar Hero: Smash Hits -- 160 MS Points / $1.99 NA PS3 / 200 Wii Points
39 / 49 tracks from Guitar Hero: Metallica -- Free from 9/28/10 - 10/5/10, 480 MS Points / $5.99 / 600 Wii Points afterward


Importable Guitar Hero: Metallica tracks:
  • Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band – "Turn The Page (Live)"
  • Diamond Head – "Am I Evil?"
  • Kyuss – "Demon Cleaner"
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd – "Tuesday's Gone"
  • Machine Head – "Beautiful Mourning"
  • Mastodon – "Blood & Thunder"
  • Mercyful Fate – "Evil"
  • Metallica – "Battery"
  • Metallica – "Creeping Death"
  • Metallica – "Disposable Heroes"
  • Metallica – "Dyers Eve"
  • Metallica – "Enter Sandman"
  • Metallica – "Fade To Black"
  • Metallica – "Fight Fire With Fire"
  • Metallica – "For Whom The Bell Tolls"
  • Metallica – "Frantic"
  • Metallica – "Fuel"
  • Metallica – "Hit The Lights"
  • Metallica – "King Nothing"
  • Metallica – "Master Of Puppets"
  • Metallica – "Mercyful Fate"
  • Metallica – "No Leaf Clover"
  • Metallica – "Nothing Else Matters"
  • Metallica – "One"
  • Metallica – "Orion"
  • Metallica – "Sad But True"
  • Metallica – "Seek And Destroy"
  • Metallica – "The Memory Remains"
  • Metallica – "The Shortest Straw"
  • Metallica – "The Thing That Should Not Be"
  • Metallica – "The Unforgiven"
  • Metallica – "Welcome Home (Sanitarium)"
  • Metallica – "Wherever I May Roam"
  • Metallica – "Whiplash"
  • Motorhead – "Ace Of Spades"
  • Samhain – "Mother Of Mercy"
  • Social Distortion – "Mommy's Little Monster (Live)"
  • The Sword – "The Black River"
  • Thin Lizzy – "The Boys Are Back In Town"

This article was originally published on Joystiq.