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Supporting up to four players on a local network, Guitar Hero 5 encourages players to drop-in and drop-out of their 85-strong track-list in a cooperative, competitive, and multi-instrumental gaming experience.
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Brad Hawkins ... (voice)
Adam Jennings ... Motion Capture Actor
Linda Leonard Linda Leonard ... (voice)
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Van Stone Van Stone ... Motion Capture Themselves
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Supporting up to four players on a local network, Guitar Hero 5 encourages players to drop-in and drop-out of their 85-strong track-list in a cooperative, competitive, and multi-instrumental gaming experience.

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1 September 2009 (USA) See more »

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$45,000,000, 1 September 2009
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