News Flash: DJ Hero Incentives, GH5, IL-2, and Marvel UA2 content.
Okay, so a new song pack is available for Guitar Hero 5. It's a pack of three Billy Squier songs, featuring his two biggest hits: "The Stoke" and "Everybody Wants You", in addition to the rare "When She Comes To Me" which was officially released earlier in 2009. To download this little bit of 80s history will set you back the norm: $5.49 for the pack, $1.99 per song.
DJ Hero Pre-Order Incentives:
The other news on the 'Hero front includes an all new pre-order incentive announcement for DJ Hero. Activision has announced that pre-orders for DJ Hero are now in full swing at your retailer of choice. And those who pre-order will be given the following bonus for doing so:
Amazon.com – Pre-order DJ Hero and DJ Hero Renegade Edition from Amazon.com and get a $5 credit towards the music tracks that inspired the music for the game
Best Buy – Pre-order DJ Hero from Best Buy and receive a free code that unlocks a Daft Punk level
GameStop – Pre-order DJ Hero and DJ Hero Renegade Edition and receive two free playable song downloads
Guitar Hero Store – Pre-order DJ Hero and DJ Hero Renegade Edition and receive free two-day shipping
Hollywood/GameCrazy – Pre-order DJ Hero and receive an exclusive turntable slipmat
Walmart.com – Pre-order DJ Hero at Wal-Mart.com and receive a $10 electronic gift card
- DJ Hero and DJ Hero Renegade Edition will launch on October 27th for Xbox 360, Wii, PS3 and PS2.
IL-2 Sturmovik DLC:
As promised, 505 Games and 1C Company have released the first batch of downloadable content for their all new WWII aerial shooter IL-2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey. This bit of DLC offers a healthy addition of six new missions spread across the six theaters of war, in addition to an all new plane: the American P47D. The DLC pack will cost you $4.99.
Carnage for Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2:
Just a quick update from the folks at Activision regarding the first downloadable character to be made available for Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2, and it's going to be Carnage. No word on when the update will go live for you to purchase, nor how much it will cost, but we'll try to keep you posted on that bit.
10/11/2009 3:17:14 PM Arnold Katayev