Virtual Carlos Santana Wails In Guitar Hero 5

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Rock, salsa and jazz fusion spring to life in Guitar Hero 5, which will feature the guitar legend Santana in all his 3D-rendered glory.

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A live version of Santana's "No One to Depend On" will be featured in the next version of Activision's band game, and an eerily-lifelike Carlos Santana will be on hand to play it like none other could. The new graphical style for Guitar Hero 5 really shines here, depicting Carlos' signature look and style much more proficiently than the previous, horribly-exaggerated graphics would have.

Rock Band might have just put a nail in Guitar Hero's coffin from a content perspective, but who needs a massive flood of new music when you have virtual Carlos?

Illustration for article titled Virtual Carlos Santana Wails In Guitar Hero 5
Illustration for article titled Virtual Carlos Santana Wails In Guitar Hero 5

DISCUSSION

Graphically they have done a better job, but it's not going to be enough to get me to move from Rock Band. Other than my personal preference to Rock Band in regards to the gameplay, interface, and controllers, I just prefer to have all my playable tracks all contained in a single package