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The popular rhythm game series finally arrives on the App Store, but its arrival is heralded by an ultimately disappointing product.
What's NewOptimized for improved performance with iOS 6.
App DescriptionReady to take on the game that Knowyourmobile calls â€śthe best game weâ€™ve played on iPhoneâ€ť? With Guitar Hero youâ€™ll get the mobile gaming experience that has â€śliterally blown the opposition out of the waterâ€ť (AppSpy.com). The biggest music videogame franchise ever created is now available for the first time on your iPhone or iPod Touch! Itâ€™s your chance to experience the original, addictive guitar game that over 40 million people have jammed out to worldwide.
Hereâ€™s what the reviews are saying:
â€śWell worth the waitâ€¦ this is the most fun Iâ€™ve had with a music game since the original Guitar Hero... It beats the pants off of anything else out there.â€ť 4.5/5 Rating. â€“ Gamezebo.com
â€śGuitar Hero is by far the best. The control system and ability to compete against friends over Facebook puts this game above the rest, and itâ€™s an absolute steal at $2.99.â€ť â€“ Cult of Mac Blog
â€śEasily the premier rhythm game for your mobile device. [It] has almost literally blown the opposition out of the waterâ€¦â€ť â€“ AppSpy.com
â€śGuitar Hero is a feast for the eyes.â€ť 5/5 Rating â€“ AppSpy.com
Youâ€™ll find a robust avatar customization mode that allows you to personalize your in-game rock star, built-in social network feeds that let you to share your scores on Facebook, and an innovative new play style that challenges you to tap, strum, whammy and slide your way to the top of the Rock Ranks. Guitar Hero for the iPhone and iPod Touch is the most authentic guitar and bass experience on the go!
Download Guitar Hero today and play six FREE songs from legendary artists to modern favorites:
â€˘ Queen â€“ We Are The Champions
â€˘ Rise Against - Savior
â€˘ The Rolling Stones - Paint It Black
â€˘ The White Stripes - Seven Nation Army
â€˘ Weezer - Say It Ainâ€™t So
â€˘ Vampire Weekend â€“ Cousins
Rock out with these features anytime, anywhere:
â€˘Strum, whammy, tap and slide to amazing gameplay customized for each song by real musicians
â€˘Show off your personal style by customizing your own full 3D rock star, and use the Photo Booth to share images with friends on Facebook
â€˘Complete challenges to increase your Rock Rank as you master both guitar and bass
â€˘Share your scores on Facebook, see how you stack up on the leaderboards, and get updates through in-game news feeds
â€˘Download more game tracks from the in-game store, and take on all â€“new song-specific challenges to boost your Rock Rank
â€˘Play Guitar Hero on any and all iPhone and iPod Touch hardware! Play on an iPhone 3GS or third-generation iPod Touch to experience your avatar in a 3D concert setting, or use previous generation devices to show off your custom look in an awesome stylized photo shoot
Be sure to check out the in-game store to update your set list with new game tracks by these great artists:
Rolling Stones, Queen, Vampire Weekend, Minus the Bear, Silversun Pickups, The Faint, Band of Skulls, White Stripes, Obits, Darkest Hour, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Protest the Hero, Breaking Benjamin, A Day to Remember, & AFI
Follow us on Twitter (@guitarhero), find us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/GuitarHero or go to http://hub.guitarhero.com/games/ghiphone for the latest news!
December 19, 2012 Price Decrease: $2.99 -> $1.99
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August 08, 2012 Price Decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
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