Quantcast
Rush 2112 used in next Guitar Hero's quest mode - Destructoid

DestructoidJapanatorTomopopFlixist



Rush 2112 used in next Guitar Hero's quest mode


8:00 AM on 07.21.2010



This is news that will probably be exciting to a lot of people. For me, it's a portent of doom. Activision has just announced that the entirety of the Rush concept piece "2112" (from the album of same name) will be making up part of the new Quest Mode in Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock. All seven parts, all twenty minutes, broken up by the band reading passages from the album's liner notes.

I realize that Rush is popular, that my opinions of them will not be shared by some or even most people. It's possible that they are my least favorite rock act ever. Nothing to do with their talent, which is clearly considerable, just that the music does not appeal. And Guitar Hero, well, I've felt that has been a bit of a joke for a couple of years now. This news is, from my perspective, like the Reese's Peanut Butter Cups commercial with the two trucks running into each other, except they're filled with vomit and feces. Mm-mmm good!

The true tragedy of this story? I'm going to have to buy it for my significant other who, in open defiance of my iron-clad household dictatorship, continues to worship at the house of Rush. Once she gets wind of this, it's all over. Thanks so much, Activision! Why don't you just stab me in the ears next time?






Comments not appearing? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this.
Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your software's white list. Tada! Happy comments time again.

Did you know? You can now get daily or weekly email notifications when humans reply to your comments.








Win your choice of console from Destructoid! in Destructoid's Hangs on LockerDome

Music games

2:15 PM on 07.31.2014
Man, I wish I were playing Crypt of the NecroDancer right now

Are you playing Crypt of the NecroDancer? You should be playing Crypt of the NecroDancer. It's a rhythm-based roguelike in which you hop around dungeons to the beat of music, a novel mechanic that ends up being enjoyable -- n...more



5:00 AM on 07.04.2014
Bang the drums and roll the dice in this Taiko Drum Master RPG

A new Taiko Drum Master game is now available on a mobile device nowhere near you (if you live in Japan, anyway) with Taiko Drum Master: RPG Daton, an adorable quest featuring the cute little Taiko characters, pachinko balls...more



10:30 PM on 07.03.2014
Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA F 2nd to feature fully-translated English lyrics

It's exciting to see so much love for Hatsune Miku from Sega, especially given how fun the Project DIVA games are. Perhaps as an extension of said love, Sega has announced that Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA F 2nd will feature f...more



View all Music games






Back to Top




All content is yours to recycle through our Creative Commons License permitting non-commercial sharing requiring attribution. Our communities are obsessed with videoGames, movies, anime, and toys.

Living the dream since March 16, 2006

Advertising on destructoid is available: Please contact them to learn more