Guitar Hero Controller is in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Posted by neverfraid (10 posts) -

 

 Guitar Hero is now the first game peripheral to be accepted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, OH. The Guitar that was chosen is from the upcoming Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock. I do find it strange that they choose this version of Guitar Hero to be entered into the Rock Museum since there is no data or reception of this game yet. Personally I would've gone with the original version of the guitar from Guitar Hero 1, kind of like the kick off to the entire genre, but that's just me with my craaaazy ideas. 

 Kevin Curtis (KISS Fan) in the Rock 'n Roll Hall of Fame
#1 Posted by neverfraid (10 posts) -

 

 Guitar Hero is now the first game peripheral to be accepted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, OH. The Guitar that was chosen is from the upcoming Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock. I do find it strange that they choose this version of Guitar Hero to be entered into the Rock Museum since there is no data or reception of this game yet. Personally I would've gone with the original version of the guitar from Guitar Hero 1, kind of like the kick off to the entire genre, but that's just me with my craaaazy ideas. 

 Kevin Curtis (KISS Fan) in the Rock 'n Roll Hall of Fame
#2 Posted by BionicMonster (1032 posts) -

Its a marketing ploy.
also I've been to The Rock and Roll hall of fame a few times and they change the memorabilia in a few rooms every month.

#3 Posted by JJWeatherman (14558 posts) -
@neverfraid said:
"  Personally I would've gone with the original version of the guitar from Guitar Hero 1, kind of like the kick off to the entire genre "
Exactly. What in gods name is wrong with these people? Is this real?  :P
#4 Posted by neverfraid (10 posts) -
@BionicMonster: 
ahhh OK, that makes sense. Touché good sir.
#5 Posted by drok17 (103 posts) -

Definitely marketing ploy. This game in particular is not iconic, the original was. This just shows that Activision is spending money on simple gimmicks rather than other, more important, matters

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