Earlier today, we pointed
you in the direction of Joystiq's hands-on impressions
of Guitar Hero: On Tour
, itself on tour
as various websites tried the game out for themselves.
One of those sites was ShackNews, which also got to speak to Vicarious Visions CEO Karthik Bala. And we had only just started reading when one of Bala's opening statements got our blood boiling: apparently, Guitar Hero: On Tour
was developed to "see if it was even possible to do a really good music rhythm game on a handheld."
Altogether now: "WHAAAAAT?!
We can only assume that Bala is totally unaware of the vast treasure trove
of rhythm-based awesomeness already available on the DS -- never mind what is still to come
, or even on other handhelds