Veteran music videogame developer Harmonix Music Systems has been busy in-studio; enriching this rockstar experience with more features and multiplayer modes. In addition to the traditional head-to-head competition; Multiplayer Co-op Mode allows players to collaborate in order to beat songs; with each guitarist playing a separate guitar track. Available guitar tracks include lead; rhythm or bass tracks depending upon the song. The Guitar Hero SG Controller used in the first installment will also be compatible with the new game.
- The top-secret sequel song list remains firmly in the rock domain pulling from a mix of classic rock ‘hair’ metal heavy metal modern rock and alternative titles. More than 55 songs will be featured in the next installment.
- Guitar Hero II arrives with a new track list new venues and additional play modes – including the ability to transform the original Guitar Hero SG Controller into a rhythm lead or bass guitar.