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Mac owners can finally Rock to GH III

Posted by: Dan at 12/12/2007 8:24 AM
Aspyr Media announced yesterday that Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock is now available for Macintosh owners. The game was released in a partnership between Activision and Aspyr and will cost $79.99 as a bundle with the wired X-Plorer controller. See the release after the jump for complete details:


Dec 11, 2007 11:24

Aspyr Media Unleashes Guitar Hero(R) III: Legends of Rock for the Mac

PC/Mac Hybrid Bundle Available Now At Retail Stores Nationwide

AUSTIN, Texas --(Business Wire)-- Dec. 11, 2007 Aspyr Media has granted Macintosh gamers a license to shred with the announcement that Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock for Mac is now available on store shelves. Released in partnership with Activision, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATVI), the renowned Guitar Hero(R) franchise makes its debut on Macintosh computers as a hybrid PC/Mac bundle that is available at major retail outlets across the country.

Developed and published exclusively by Aspyr, Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock for Mac matches its console counterparts with a killer set list that includes many of the most popular rock songs ever recorded. Explosive content and features include a multiplayer action-inspired battle mode, grueling boss battles, a host of unlockable content and visually stunning rock venues. Expansive online multiplayer game modes also allow aspiring axe-shredders worldwide to compete head-to-head for true legendary rock status with PC and Mac gamers alike.

Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock for PC/Mac comes bundled with a wired X-Plorer guitar controller for the SRP of $79.99 and is rated 'T' for Teen by the ESRB. For more information on this game please visit http://www.aspyr.com. For more information on the Guitar Hero franchise, please go to the dedicated community site http://www.guitarhero.com.

About Aspyr Media

Aspyr Media, Inc. is a leading video game publisher that creates, packages and delivers fun to millions around the world. Hailing from Austin, Texas USA, Aspyr strives relentlessly to ensure a quality experience for consumers and industry partners.

To fall deeper in love with Aspyr and its amazing line of products, visit http://www.aspyr.com and see just how much fun you can legally have.

About Activision, Inc.

Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision, Inc. is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and leisure products. Founded in 1979, Activision posted net revenues of $1.5 billion for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2007.

Activision maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Scandinavia, Spain, the Netherlands, Australia, Japan and South Korea. More information about Activision and its products can be found on the company's World Wide Web site, which is located at http://www.activision.com.

(C) 2007 Activision Publishing, Inc. Guitar Hero, Activision and RedOctane are registered trademarks of Activision Publishing, Inc.

All other trademarks and trade names are the properties of their respective owners. All rights reserved.