updated 02:25 pm EST, Tue December 11, 2007
Guitar Hero III: LoR ships
Aspyr Media today announced that Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock for Mac is available on store shelves. Released in partnership with Activision, the Guitar Hero franchise makes its debut on Macs and "gives even more gamers the opportunity to unleash their inner-rock star." Developed and published exclusively by Aspyr, Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock for Mac matches its console counterparts with a set list that includes many of the most popular rock songs ever recorded. Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock comes bundled with an X-Plorer guitar controller for $80, requires Mac OS X 10.4.10 or later, and is compatible with Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard.
The game offers multiplayer action-inspired battle mode, boss battles, and a host of unlockable content as well as rock venues. According to the company, expansive online multiplayer game modes also allow "aspiring axe-shredders" worldwide to compete head-to-head for true legendary rock status with both PC and Mac gamers. is rated 'T' for Teen.