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Guitar Hero: On Tour NDS

Guitar Hero: On Tour is the first installment of the incredibly popular series that hit the portable console. The program, sold with a special overlay on the console, allows us to experience the pleasure of becoming a famous guitarist.

Party | music | Nintendo exclusive titles

Nintendo DS
Guitar Hero: On Tour cover

developer: Vicarious Visions

publisher: Activision Blizzard

Official website

Game mode: single / multiplayer

Multiplayer mode: local network, players: 1-2

English language game language: English

game release date for NDS:

22June2008

Guitar Hero®: On Tour  for  the Nintendo DS™ is sure to rock the handheld music genre forever. It will ship with a revolutionary Guitar Grip™ peripheral that fits snugly into the DS for the most portable Guitar Hero experience to date. Guitar Hero®: On Tour has exactly what is needed to make this handheld version a new rock legend.

For the first time, handheld gamers will have the freedom to unleash their inner rock star anywhere, anytime with Guitar Hero®: On Tour for the Nintendo DS™. The game will deliver a unique Guitar Hero® experience by challenging handheld gamers to rock out and prove their shredding skills on the most diverse set list of master tracks ever offered in a Guitar Hero® game, including classic rock, alternative and pop favorites such as Nirvana, OK Go and No Doubt.

All-New Hardware For The DS

For the first time, Guitar Hero® goes on tour with your DS using the innovative Guitar Grip™ and Guitar Hero®  pick-stylus to strum the touch-activated screen like a true rocker.

Rock Out With Other Fans

Fans can join together to play in co-op mode using a local wireless network, or battle each other in a Guitar Duel using new Battle Items unique to the DS. For example, players must blow into the microphone to extinguish a pyrotechnics effect gone wrong, or use the touch screen to autograph a crazed fan’s shirt in the middle of their set.

Customize Your Inner Rock Star

Select from six characters, including two new rockers exclusive to the DS. Earn money at your gigs to unlock new outfits for your rocker. Choose from a wide variety of Gibson guitars and new musical venues.

Set List:

Venue: Subway

Do What You Want – OK Go

All the Small Things – blink-182

Spiderwebs – No Doubt

Are You Gonna Be My Girl – Jet

We’re Not Gonna Take It – Twisted Sister

Venue: Rooftop

All Star – Smashmouth

Breed – Nirvana

Jessie’s Girl – Rick Springfield

Hit Me With Your Best Shot – Pat Benatar

This Love – Maroon 5

Venue: Parade

Heaven – Los Lonely Boys

Helicopter – Bloc Party

China Grove – The Doobie Brothers

Rock And Roll All Nite – Kiss

What I Want – Daughtry

Venue: Greek Arena

Jet Airliner – Steve Miller Band

Black Magic Woman – Santana

Stray Cat Strut – Stray Cats

La Grange – ZZ Top

Youth Gone Wild – Skid Row


Game score 5.4 / 10 calculated out of 35 players' votes.  
Expectations before the premiere: 10 / 10 calculated out of 1 players' votes.  

The life and death of Guitar Hero and Rock Band series
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article 04 February 2018 13:07

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