Band Hero

Play together on guitar, drums, bass and microphone. Score:


Our Verdict: It's a game that comes across more as GH with a different musical focus, rather than as a new IP in its own right. Somewhere along the line it seems the new franchise's focus became a little confused.

Latest Articles for Band Hero

Guitar Hero, DJ Hero and Band Hero DLC to be taken offline

Previously purchased songs unaffected.

1 Publish date Mar 19

Hero games to live longer through DLC, says GH boss

Expect to see fewer SKUs in Activision's 2010 slate.

1 Publish date Nov 16 2009

No Doubt suing Activision over Band Hero

Publisher believes lawsuit is 'without merit'.

Publish date Nov 5 2009

Band Hero demo hits XBL Marketplace

Three songs, including a track by Taylor Swift.

13 Publish date Oct 15 2009

New tracks confirmed for Band Hero

Includes Love Story by Taylor Swift.

Publish date Oct 1 2009

New guitar and drum kit controllers for Band Hero

Floating drum pad and updated kick pedal for improved responsiveness.

3 Publish date Sep 30 2009

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It's not at all glitchy or unresponsive!

Game Stats

Technical Specs
Release Date: 06/11/2009
Publisher: Activision
Genre: Rhythm Action
No. Players: 1-4
Rating: PEGI 7+
Site Rank: 1,684 485
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