developer: Harmonix Music Systems
Game mode: single / multiplayer
Multiplayer mode: split screen, players: 1-2
Guitar Hero II™ explodes onto Xbox 360™ with over 70 songs and the revolutionary X-Plorer® Guitar Controller. Choose from a wild group of rockers and jam at concert venues that grow in size as your rock career progresses. Play with a friend and shred riffs cooperatively, or go head-to-head in multiplayer modes like Pro Face-Off.
* New for Xbox 360: This version of Guitar Hero II includes the X-Plorer Guitar Controller, additional songs, and downloadable content.
* Killer soundtrack: Rock out with with over 70 jaw-dropping tracks, including You Really Got Me, War Pigs, Beast and the Harlot, Crazy on You, Carry On Wayward Son, Heart-Shaped Box, Killing in the Name, Sweet Child O’ Mine, Message in a Bottle, Shout at the Devil, and Surrender.
* Content downloads: With Xbox Live®, grab new songs, themes, and picture packs. Download exclusive songs and check where you rank on the Guitar Hero II leaderboard.
* Multiplayer: Grab a friend and form your own rock band in Cooperative Mode. Want to see who can rule the stage? Go head-to-head with a friend in Pro Face-Off mode.
* Practice mode: It's going to take some practice to sell out stadiums and have fans screaming your name.
Sony PlayStation 2
Uses: Gibson SG Guitar Hero Controller, memory card 8 MB
Microsoft Xbox 360
Uses: Gibson X-plorer Guitar Hero Controller, Xbox Live