Slash Set to Appear in Guitar Hero III Video Game

Activision, Inc. today announced that legendary guitar hero Slash will provide an original track and appear as a boss battle character in Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock, delivering wannabe rock stars the chance to shred against the music icon.

Additionally, Guns N' Roses' rock anthem “Welcome to the Jungle” will be included in the game's robust soundtrack that also features master tracks by such renowned rock bands as the Rolling Stones, Beastie Boys, Muse and Pearl Jam.

Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock, the next installment in the wildly popular Guitar Hero video game series, is slated for release this fall.