The Guitar Hero series of games unleashed the beginnings of video games developed for the inner musician within all of us. Playing guitar on such classic songs from Metallica, Led Zeplin, and Guns & Roses, players could challenge friends and other players with their rock star status. Opening the door for fellow game Rock Band to follow, Guitar Hero did more than just show that music games can work.
In this guide, we'll take a look at all of the games within the Guitar Hero series, as well as song lists, artists, cheats, tricks, and tips on how to play. We also look at which game is best, and of course how to beat that dreaded orange note.