Join our Discord to chat with fellow friendly gamers and our knowledgeable contributors!

Not an American user?

Description

DJ Hero is in the same vein as the Guitar Hero series, with the guitar replaced with a DJ's turntable, and the rock music replaced by dance music.

Gameplay involves 'scratching' your faux-turntable to produce notes in time to the music. The better you do, the more points you score, but if you do too badly you will fail the song and fail to progress.

DJ Hero features more than 100 tracks from artists such as The Black Eyed Peas, DJ AM, Eminem and Daft Punk.

Screenshots

There are no user screenshots for this game


Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game


Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

Mixes up the rhythm genre with ideas all its own Wii krisko6 (750)

Critic Reviews

PSX Extreme PlayStation 3 Nov 02, 2009 9.3 out of 10 93
Game Informer Magazine Xbox 360 Oct 27, 2009 9 out of 10 90
IGN Xbox 360 Oct 26, 2009 9 out of 10 90
TeamXbox Xbox 360 Oct 27, 2009 8.9 out of 10 89
GameTrailers Xbox 360 Oct 27, 2009 8.8 out of 10 88
GamingXP Xbox 360 Dec 20, 2009 87 out of 100 87
9lives Xbox 360 Oct 31, 2009 84 out of 100 84
4Players.de PlayStation 3 Oct 30, 2009 83 out of 100 83
Cheat Code Central Xbox 360 2009 4 out of 5 80
AceGamez Xbox 360 2009 8 out of 10 80

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

1001 Video Games

DJ Hero appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

Awards

  • 4Players
    • 2009 – #3 Biggest Insolence of the Year (for the not separately available hardware)
    • 2009 – #9 Best Trailer of the Year
  • Game Informer
    • 2009 - Best Rhythm/Music Game
  • GameShark
    • 2009 - Best Music Game No One Bought
  • Gamespot
    • 2009 - Most Surprisingly Good Game
  • GameTrailers
    • 2009 - Best Music/Rhythm Game
  • IGN
    • 2009 - Best PS3 Music Game (Editors' Choice)
    • 2009 - Best Xbox 360 Music Game (Editors' Choice)
  • Spike
    • 2009 - Best Soundtrack

Related Web Sites

Contributed to by Charly2.0 (245792) and havoc of smeg (22255)