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This 9-year-old is better than you at Guitar Hero

It's sort of like the perennial Rubik's Cube gag. You see some guy fiddling with the famous puzzle toy, saying something like "these things are impossible; nobody could solve this." At that moment, a plucky young tyke will come along, pick up the toy, and solve it within seconds. Now apply said gag to Guitar Hero III and the song "Through the Fire and Flames" by DragonForce ... on Expert. Watch the video above and see 9-year-old Ben crush every ounce of Guitar Hero pride you ever had. Gasp in terror as the boy even has enough time to glance away from the screen in order to smile at the camera. In the end, he winds up landing 95% of the notes and earning a score of over 750,000 points.

Now, if you'll excuse us, we're going to weep softly in the corner for a few hours.

[Via Gamertag Radio]

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Kirk61

12-28-2007 @ 8:04PM

Kirk said...

Watch his pinkie. Some people even palm it. It's something alot of elite GH players do and you don't even notice it because it's in unison with the song. I didn't even notice the first times I watched it, but that's how crazy this kid is.

This kid's so legit, it's not even funny. He's a GH god.

But yeah, Heroin Hero. I don't think he'd make it. -_-

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violenceinhd62

12-29-2007 @ 12:45AM

violenceinhd said...

The "expert" players that I see rarely do the motion to activate star power, it's always the button press

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Brave63

12-29-2007 @ 8:04PM

Brave said...

there are so many ways this video can be proven wrong.

Something that I just realized: Where the Fuck is the Xbox 360?

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jorge64

12-30-2007 @ 11:00AM

jorge said...

Yeah I can play this song on expert and get a perfect... problem is its on a real guitar... oh wait, thats not a problem.

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Matthew65

12-30-2007 @ 11:22AM

Matthew said...

WOW.....just when i thought i was getting good at gh3. I just started playing on medium :(

I did notice though at the beginning, hes not strumming anything. Both of his hands are on the colored buttons?

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wilbur66

1-01-2008 @ 3:49AM

wilbur said...

he can play, but he sucks at setting his sh!t up... widescreen tv, but the game is 4:3 stretched. probably using the composite cable too.

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cRANKbALL67

1-01-2008 @ 5:52PM

cRANKbALL said...

you should see Chris4life's video of 853k 0_o

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Brien L Downie68

1-02-2008 @ 3:19PM

Brien L Downie said...

for some reason, the south park episode "Guitar Queer-O" comes to mind...

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randomhero450769

1-07-2008 @ 11:45PM

randomhero4507 said...

FAKE! why is the singet brett? where is the 360? thing under TV NOT 360

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