Imagine if Guitar Hero: World Tour featured a song selection consisting mostly of songs by Metallica, contained trivia about Metallica and let you play as video game-ified likenesses of Metallica. That is Guitar Hero: Metallica. Is it fun? Sure. Is it for non-fans? Eh, maybe. Is there anything re...

March 13th 2009 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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February 18th 2009 at 7:49pm 0 Comments
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Take a look at this close-up of the recently released Guitar Hero: Metallica box art. Note the highlighted name "Lynyrd Skynrd," located in the top left. The band's name is clearly misspelled. The correct spelling is "Lynyrd Skynyrd" -- duh.Some conspiracists might insist that the error is intention...

February 18th 2009 at 2:12pm 0 Comments
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Not wanting to be outed by those tricky Activision execs, Metallica has taken it upon themselves to reveal the entire Guitar Hero: Metallica setlist over on Metallica.com. The list (viewable after the break) is comprised of over 25 Metallica songs and over 20 tracks from other "hand picked" bands....

January 25th 2009 at 12:22pm 0 Comments
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Up until now, we've been uncertain about what tracks would be appearing on Guitar Hero: Metallica -- though the educated guessers among us presumed that it would have quite a few tracks by its titular band. They were correct -- the news section on Metallica's official site recently revealed the 28...

January 24th 2009 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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The ESRB just rated Guitar Hero Metallica, and in its synopsis gave away lyrics to four of the songs that would appear in the game. Thanks to Game Informer, we knew about the presence of "Armed and Ready" by MSG, but Destructoid discovered three fresh specimens: "Am I Evil?" by Metallica "...

January 23rd 2009 at 7:20pm 0 Comments
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There's a thick cloud of fear hanging over fans of faux-drumming in games like Rock Band and Guitar Hero: World Tour -- fear inspired by the near-impossible rhythms which will need to be kept when Guitar Hero: Metallica hits store shelves. We're not sure how familiar you guys are with the speed wit...

January 18th 2009 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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It's not just a rumor anymore, metal-heads. The official release date for Guitar Hero: Metallica has been announced. The game will be launching in North America on March 29 and will release in other regions sometime in May. So, start preparing your fingers for the inevitable calluses and start drin...

January 15th 2009 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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Heavy metal icons Metallica have let the black cat out of the bag. Guitar Hero: Metallica is coming to North America March 29th for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, and the rest of the world sometime in May. The PS2 and Wii versions are coming this Spring, "also most likely in early May," according to t...

January 15th 2009 at 3:45pm 0 Comments