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7.9
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Score Breakdown Based on 1936 ratings
  1. 10 (370)
  2. 9 (698)
  3. 8 (514)
  4. 7 (147)
  5. 6 (44)
  6. 5 (40)
  7. 4 (23)
  8. 3 (11)
  9. 2 (20)
  10. 1 (69)

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  • User Rating 7

    6.9/10 i never thought that they could make it worse then world tour

    Rated on March 08, 2011 by tkpanda

    guitar hero has been having sales problems ever since world tour, and the reason for that problem is bad playlist. just like many other people, i watched E3 and watched the rep for guitar hero promise...

    5 out of 29 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Way Better than World Tour

    Rated on September 02, 2009 by duderonomi

    Kicked back and forth about GH5 or Beatles RB, my wife said it is a no brainer and we got GH5 last night. Played with my original GH "bandmates" from back in the day and it felt like old GH - Fun agai...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Best Guitar Hero to come along in awhile.

    Rated on September 02, 2009 by dragonballzmanx

    Ok first of all totally disregard EVERYTHING tkpanda says in his review of this game because nothing he said was true. Now that that's out of the way I can talk about how this game takes what it h...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Move over Rock Band, Guitar Hero is BACK!

    Rated on September 03, 2009 by willpak

    The Guitar Hero franchise returns for its 5th installment in the series. This game is an extreme improvement from past GHs and brings some fresh and innovative new features. New and multiple game m...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Amazing. That's simply all I can say. Although there is talk of GH5 being bad, it is the best GH yet.

    Rated on September 03, 2009 by Catastrophic_7

    People seem to be disappointed with the song list, but they haven't actually listened to and played all the songs. All the songs are actually really good and GH didn't pick the most popular songs from...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    It's like a completely awesome party without the mess!

    Rated on September 11, 2009 by chitarralove

    People have thrown some bad comments at GH5, but it has some great features that set it apart from GHWT. One of the greatest new features is party play. It's great way for anyone to jump right into th...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Already have a Guitar Hero-game? Find out if an upgrade to Guitar Hero 5 is worth the money!

    Rated on September 16, 2009 by nicklech16

    Since a lot of people have played a Guitar-Hero-game and even more have at least heard of it and the game mechanics involved, I've decided to give you a quick rundown on whether or not GH5 is worth it...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    amazing!!!!!!!!!!

    Rated on September 19, 2009 by zane619

    People have thrown some bad comments at GH5, but it has some great features that set it apart from GHWT. One of the greatest new features is party play. It's great way for anyone to jump right into th...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    This game was the best Guitar hero that has came out yet.

    Rated on September 27, 2009 by nino9-0

    I feel like this was the best guitar hero ever. Cause the playlist is just awsome and the gameplay is alot like guitar hero 3 but i think this is just better. Then the online gaming is really fun also...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Much more to do than all the other Guitar/Rock Band games.

    Rated on October 10, 2009 by Cegaiga

    Well, what can I say? I am going to be hooked on this for a while now. More songs than the previous Guitar Hero games, much better graphics, and there are also new challenges! For songs, you can ge...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.