Guitar Hero®: Warriors of Rock Delivers Fans Nine Rocking New Tracks for the Guitar Hero® Music Library Today

SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 8, 2011 -- March madness will be rocking fans and living rooms early this year with the announcement of an all-new nine song mega pack for  Activision Publishing, Inc.'s (Nasdaq: ATVI)  Guitar Hero®: Warriors of Rock  and the  Guitar Hero® music library. Available now and featuring tracks such as "Supermassive Black Hole" from GRAMMY Award winners Muse, "Sorrow" from punk rock legend Bad Religion and "Headstrong" from Trapt's platinum-selling, self-titled debut album, the Modern Hits Mega Pack will have  Guitar Hero fans around the globe shredding, drumming and wailing long after the shot clock runs out.

The Modern Rock Mega Pack, available beginning today, features the following songs:

    <*>"Sorrow" by Bad Religion <*>"Sic Transit Gloria... Glory Fades" by Brand New <*>"She's A Genius" by Jet <*>"Supermassive Black Hole" by Muse <*>"Psycho" by Puddle Of Mudd <*>"Little Sister" by Queens Of The Stone Age <*>"Always" by Saliva <*>"Hands Open" by Snow Patrol <*>"Headstrong" by Trapt

The Modern Rock Mega Pack is available on Xbox LIVE® Marketplace for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft for 1320 Microsoft Points, on the PlayStation®Store for PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system for $16.49 and for Wii™ for 1650 Wii Points™.  All songs in the Modern Rock Mega Pack are also available as downloadable singles for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft for 160 Microsoft Points, PlayStation 3 system for $1.99 and Wii for 200 Wii Points each. In addition to the in-game music store and Xbox LIVE Marketplace for Xbox 360, Xbox 360 owners can expand their  Guitar Hero  music library using the  Guitar Hero VIP Pass Music Store, available exclusively on Xbox LIVE® online entertainment network.

For more information about  Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock  and the entire line-up of downloadable songs and disc imports, please visit  www.guitarhero.comwww.facebook.com/guitarhero and  www.twitter.com/guitarhero

About Activision Publishing, Inc.

Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision Publishing, Inc. is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and leisure products.

Activision maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Sweden, Spain, Norway, Denmark, the Netherlands, Australia, South Korea, China and the region of Taiwan. More information about Activision and its products can be found on the company's website,  www.activision.com

Guitar Hero and Activision are registered trademarks of Activision Publishing, Inc. All other trademarks and trade names are the properties of their respective owners. All rights reserved.

"PlayStation" is a registered trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.  Microsoft, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox LIVE, and the Xbox logos are trademarks of the Microsoft group of companies. Wii is a trademark of Nintendo. All rights reserved.

SOURCE Activision Publishing, Inc.

 


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