Expected to be released this October, DJ Hero 2 from Activision will feature DJ Tiësto , who has worked with the likes of Muse, Justin Timberlake, Jónsi from Sigur Rós, Flo Rida, Sean Kingston and Three 6 Mafia. Tiësto will deliver a pair of pulse-pounding exclusive mixes and joining the ever-growing roster of playable characters, including Deadmau5, David Guetta, DJ Qbert and others.
DJ Hero 2 hosts new multiplayer modes—including DJ Battles—and invite vocalists into the spotlight with integrated onscreen singing and rapping of lyrics and rhymes. The game''s soundtrack delivers more than 80 unique creations only available in the game. It also offers a heightened level of creative input and allows everyone to add their own touch, directly impacting the beats they''re spinning with freestyle scratching, crossfading and sampling. he game will also feature a new career-based Empire mode where players start out as an up-and-coming DJ on the road to becoming the head of a major entertainment empire, all of which is founded solely on their success as a DJ.
A Party Bundle includes a copy of the game, two turntable controllers and a microphone. The Turntable bundle features one turntable controller and a copy of the game or as stand-alone software. The game is in development by FreeStyleGames for the Xbox 360, the PlayStation 3 and WII.