Yngwie Malmsteen Award achievement in Guitar Hero II

Yngwie Malmsteen Award

Get a 1000 note streak

Yngwie Malmsteen Award0
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How to unlock the Yngwie Malmsteen Award achievement

  • chrisw427chrisw427302,319
    03 Aug 2010 05 Aug 2010
    36 5 4
    This achievement calls for 1000 note streak. The easiest way to do this for slightly above average players or lower, like myself, is "Famous Last Words" on MEDIUM. I wanted to post this as a solution for players like myself who aren't experts. Full credit goes to DarkSynopsis who posted this in the comment section of another solution.

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    iTz CRUSHERAlways mess up at the end:( good solution though.
    Posted by iTz CRUSHER on 22 Aug 12 at 01:12
    Flopsy86Good find, didn't think that My Chemical Romance - Famous Last Words had that many notes on Medium but I guess it is enough.
    Posted by Flopsy86 on 26 Sep 13 at 17:11
    PR0MOTECan't be done this way anymore unfortunately, DLC's have been removed from the store.
    Posted by PR0MOTE on 04 Nov 18 at 08:28
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  • UbidanUbidan80,993
    14 Jul 2008 05 Aug 2008 29 Oct 2009
    32 4 8
    Get a 1000 note streak. This can be done on "Free Bird" on Medium. I got this achievement on "Famous Last Words" (My Chemical Romance DLC) on hard.
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    Disturbed XBABe warned, this DLC is not free, You have to pay for all track packs on GH2.
    Posted by Disturbed XBA on 14 Apr 11 at 21:25
    Mr Van77 ReduxGot this on Free Bird on medium....
    Posted by Mr Van77 Redux on 06 Sep 11 at 16:10
    PR0MOTEThe DLC for Famous Last Words is no longer available unfortunately.
    Posted by PR0MOTE on 04 Nov 18 at 08:30
  • Derek1337Derek1337373,766
    18 Aug 2008 23 Oct 2008 21 Dec 2012
    29 4 9
    I found the easiest way to get this achievement (for me at least) was X-Stream by Voivod on Hard.

    Please note that you need to purchase this song from the shop using in-game cash, as it isn't available right from the start. (Thanks to bonster20 for that clarification).
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    Derek1337bonster20 -- Thanks for the heads-up. I forgot that you had to purchase the song in-game. I'll add that to the solution if I still can this late. :)
    Posted by Derek1337 on 21 Dec 12 at 17:34
    bonster20Thanks for adding that. Great solution! And I finally got this after a couple sessions of trying.
    Posted by bonster20 on 17 Jan 13 at 18:30
    Derek1337Congrats! Feels good, doesn't it? I remember always getting so nervous as I neared the 800-900 note mark.
    Posted by Derek1337 on 17 Jan 13 at 18:36
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