Guitar Hero 3 on Its Way to Cell Phones

Posted by at 5:09 am on July 18, 2008

Hands On Mobile Corporation has announced the availability of Guitar Hero III: Backstage Pass for mobile phones.  

Players assume one of two character identities and try to achieve career goals including creating recordings, and signing record deals.   The achievement of these goals allows players to earn both guitars that increase their performance strength and money that can be used to buy other guitars.   Backstage Pass offers approximately 25 hours of game play.

“Guitar Hero III: Backstage Pass offers Guitar Hero fanatics and casual gamers a way to play the gigs they love, but now there is an added element of working to get the gigs and seeing what it’s really like for an artist to work their way to the top,” said Niccolo de Masi, President of Hands-On Mobile. “The Guitar Hero franchise has been key to our success and Guitar Hero III: Backstage Pass will continue this while raising the bar for mobile phone gaming with unparalleled community and connectivity.”


Through the Guitar Hero III: Backstage Pass Web companion at, players can register for full access to the Backstage Pass community. The online component allows players to message each other, check standings, download new guitars and music, and even join or create official Backstage Pass contests In the online contests, players have the opportunity to wager their in-game money and stats with each other against a variety of different scenarios.


“Hands-On has once again taken the Guitar Hero franchise to a new level in mobile phone gaming,” said Dusty Welch, Head of Publishing for Guitar Hero. “The Guitar Hero Mobile platform has proven to be a phenomenal success and a critical touch point for gamers to get introduced to the franchise.”

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