Why Guitar Hero Is Good News For Guitarists

Musical videogames such as Guitar Hero are encouraging people to pick up the real thing, according to online entertainment retailers

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The survey questioned over 3,500 gamers who purchased either,

Activision's Guitar Hero, MTV Game's Rock Band or Sony's SingStar

series: 32% of gamers said that the games inspired them to be more musical with 43% taking on the guitar as their instrument of choice.