Metallica to get ‘Guitar Hero’ special edition

Band-based version of the game set for 2009

A version of the ‘Guitar Hero’ computer game based entirely on the songs of Metallica will be released in 2009.

According to Gamespot, the version of the popular game franchise is set to be released early in the year across various console platforms.

‘Guitar Hero III’ was released in November 2007 to mass acclaim, while previously Aereosmith have had a special edition of the game devoted to them.