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Available Now Coming Nov 03, 2009
The Pop Hits Everyone Knows and Loves
Family and friends will come together to ascend the virtual stage and rock their way to superstardom with Band Hero. Band Hero brings a new genre of music focused on today's hottest hits and classic anthems.
Headlined by some of music’s biggest names as playable characters such as Taylor Swift and Adam Levine of Maroon 5, Band Hero is the ultimate party game where players of all ages will be able to experience the signature, easy-to-learn but difficult to master Guitar Hero gameplay.
Taking social gameplay to new heights, Band Hero, allows fans to create the band they have always dreamed of using any combination of guitar or drum controllers and vocals, providing a new generation of rockers and performers the chance to experience and interact with their favorite music.
•JOIN THE PARTY AT ANY TIME
In Party Play mode you can jump in/jump out of a song at any time with the click of a button
•ALL NEW SING-ALONG MODE
Sing together karaoke style on any song you choose
•ROADIE BATTLE MODE
Team up with a partner on a Nintendo DS Lite for an all new level of competition
•CREATE YOUR OWN BAND
Your band is as unique as you are. Play with any combination of instruments you want, even 4 lead singers
•EXPAND YOUR MUSIC COLLECTION
Import your favorite Guitar Hero World Tour and Guitar Hero 5 Add-On Content straight into Band Hero
As of May 20, 2014, the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection service for Nintendo DSi and Wii systems has been retired. Online features of this game are no longer available after this date but this game still provides an entertaining experience in offline mode.
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