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    Default Any Plans For "GH VH" Publicity?

    I watched the making of The Beatles Rockband game the other night and thought it was cool to see Paul and Ringo doing some of the publicity for it. I wonder if the Brothers/Son & Outcast Group will do anything for it? Why not perform on Letterman or something, I'd bet most people know nothing about it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Eddymon View Post
    I watched the making of The Beatles Rockband game the other night and thought it was cool to see Paul and Ringo doing some of the publicity for it. I wonder if the Brothers/Son & Outcast Group will do anything for it? Why not perform on Letterman or something, I'd bet most people know nothing about it.
    To add to that question, aren't there any cool tv ads like all the other bands that have done GH. I think the last one was Metallica and the college bball coaches.

    I know VH doesn't do marketing very well but I would think they would have no control on this one???
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    It would be cool but that's Activision's job
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    Quote Originally Posted by ED-A-HOLIC View Post
    It would be cool but that's Activision's job
    But Activision would need a cooperative Van Halen.
    Posted from yo' mama's house.


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    They did the whole 2007/8 tour without publicity... Why should they get off their lazy asses for this crap?

    The fans will just bitch about it... why bother...
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    I'd be pleasantly surprised if they did but I'm not holding my breath.
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    Does that December 5th show in Kandahar count?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bugs Meanie View Post
    Does that December 5th show in Kandahar count?
    Maybe Van Halen were actually there and left before actually performing so Obama could count them as part of his promised "troop withdrawal from Afghanistan".
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    What style guitar are they putting in the game .The Old Frank or the new Wolfgang??

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    Quote Originally Posted by VegasVic View Post
    But Activision would need a cooperative Van Halen.
    I guess if Activision ask VH something to promote their product they will.
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    Quote Originally Posted by tito5150 View Post
    What style guitar are they putting in the game .The Old Frank or the new Wolfgang??
    On the Game Ed uses both, as for the controller I don't know.
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    WOLFGANG did the IMPOSSIBLE, he brought back VAN HALEN, DEAL WITH IT.

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    Quote Originally Posted by VegasVic View Post
    But Activision would need a cooperative Van Halen.
    But ... uh ... Van Halen cooperated with Activision by letting them use their likeness and the music. I highly doubt Van Halen said "Whatever you do, DO NOT advertise this game on television, the internet, or in ANY game store!"

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    The only publicity I've seen regarding VH GH is at Wal-Mart. Upon entering the store, you see the VH logo w/ Ed's signature stripes on the shoplifting sensor panels.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rockyvanheineken View Post
    But ... uh ... Van Halen cooperated with Activision by letting them use their likeness and the music. I highly doubt Van Halen said "Whatever you do, DO NOT advertise this game on television, the internet, or in ANY game store!"
    Good deduction, Sherlock. That was then, I'm talking about now. My point was in reference to them making appearances or any other active participation in promoting the game.
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