Excerpt: Following a highly successful solo career spanning three gigs over three years, five if you count the Rock the 80s and Aerosmith expansions, the team at Neversoft are getting a full band together for Guitar Hero World Tour, the latest installment in the music rhythm franchise.
Conclusion: FINALLY. Achievements: 8/10 GH:WT is a great game, fun for all ages, for vets or families, but when playing through it you can't help but feel like it's the exoskeleton of a bigger better game which could have been released. Just a little more polish on the boot would have gone a long way.
Excerpt: Rock Band took guitar simulation games one step further by bringing drums and vocals along for the ride. So far, the game has shifted an unprecedented amount of units worldwide and several million song downloads.
Excerpt: : The franchise that brought music-simulating rhythm games to the masses has stepped up to the whole band experience. Now including drums and vocals for the first time, Guitar Hero: World Tour wants to take on games like Rock Band for the title of ultimate band simulator.
Pros: Great set list and killer instruments.
Cons: Crappy user interface and under-thought gameplay.
Conclusion: Guitar Hero: World Tour delivers one of the best
rhythmic ensembles in the gaming business. The
guitar instrument works great and the addition
of a drum set completes the whole concert
experience. With over 80 original songs, there
is enough music to satisfy every inspiring rock
Summary: While the microphone doesn’t add much to the
Guitar Hero World Tour
experience (other than the ability to sing of course), the drums are an excellent addition and probably my favorite instrument overall.
Pros: The drum set is a well-throughout addition, and the microphone is solid as well., The larger size of the guitar is better, and the touch slider is a good idea that’s decent in its current execution., Music Studio is deep and could potentially lead to some interesting creations from the online com...
Cons: The touch slider on the guitar needs some sensitivity fine-tuning, and perhaps raised bumps to help keep fingers oriented without looking., The bass pedal can move a bit during gameplay, and the cymbals seem a little flimsy given the plug connector snapped on one of mine with a little twisting., ...
Excerpt: Ladies and Gentlemen, you wanted the best, well you got some guys that love to air guitar, bang on the table, and sing in the shower. GH: World Tour brings the guitar expertise of past Hero titles to the whole band.