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Guitar Hero Xbox Live Weekend Coming

Since Activision is in party mode, the publisher has announced that it will host a Xbox Live weekend this month, letting players 14 years of age or older participate in a number of activities to celebrate Guitar Hero: World Tour.

The activities include an Xbox All NIghter on November 27; Play & Win sweepstakes from November 28 through 30; and Game with Developers on November 30 from 10pm to 1am GMT.

Those who play during the weekend can win special prizes, including Samsung home theater packages, 1GB memory sticks and more. However, most interesting will be the Game with Developers session where lucky gamers can have their ass whooped by the makers of the game themselves. Here are the people who are participating:

  • GHDevTina – Producer
  • GHDevLee – Associate Producer
  • GHDevCorey – Production Coordinator
  • GHDevAnthony – Midi Designer
  • GHDevChris – Midi Designer
  • GHDevJason – Lead Animator
  • GHDevZack – Junior Programmer
  • GHDevJosh – Jr. Sound Designer
  • GHDevKristina – Mocap Supervisor
  • GHDevJustin – Mocap Tech
  • GHDevAdry – QA Tester
  • GHDevBrandon – QA Tester
  • GHDevTravisR – QA Tester

You can check out the event’s official website for more information.

The Killers DLC in Guitar Hero World Tour

Keeping the stream of content flowing, Activision today announced that tracks from The Killers’ upcoming album will be made available for Guitar Hero: World Tour. The songs will be available simultaneously with the album’s release on November 25.

Two singles from the album will be playable: “Human” and “Losing Touch”. Rounding out the pack will be “Mr. Brightside” from the band’s debut album Hot Fuss. It will be available on both Xbox Live and PlayStation Network for 440 Microsoft points ($5.49). Songs can also be bought individually for 160 points ($1.99) a piece.