Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock

Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock Achievements

Mythical Millionaire

Earn 1,000,000 points or more in a single play of a song in a Power Challenge (QP+)   

This achievement can be a pain if you are not to good at Expert difficulty, especially on Guitar as this is the easiest to get 1,000,000 on since a lot of songs contain a lot of chords. To get this achievement you need to score 1,000,000 points in a song by yourself in quickplay+ Power Challenge. The easiest song (so far) that I have found is “Aqualung” by Jethro Tull, it’s a long song with lots of chords and the start and end of it are relatively slow. So select this song and go to Star Challenges and select the first option which is Power Challenge. It will now ask you to choose your powers (chose wisely as you can only have 2), I find that Star Power Nova+ & Multiplier Extender+ are the best as Multiplier Extender+ boost you to 6x multiplier instead of the usual 4x, then when you use Star Power your Multiplier turns to 36x thanks to Star Power Nova. The best thing to do in this song is collect the first 3 Star Powers and hold on to them until the long stream of chords that are nice and slow, use star power for the first time here. By the time Star Power runs out you should be well over half way there. From now on use Star Power where you think is best and when you have a 6x multiplier so you can raise it to 36x. If all has gone well you should end up with well over 1,000,000.

You can also earn this by using the same tactics above using Star Power Nova and Amplifier, this gives you the chance to play it on easier difficulties (but a better run may be needed).

You can also do this on other songs that are big chord fests from imports or DLC but this song is one of the only on disc songs that is very easy to get it on.

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User Comments
Comment #1 by Charismatic
Tuesday, October 05, 2010 @ 05:07:11 PM

Play the song Bat Country
For powers, use Star Power Generator and Star Power Nova.
I got over 1,300,000

Comment #2 by Jonny61656
Wednesday, October 13, 2010 @ 05:52:39 AM

I just did Black Widow of Porte on medium with the SP generator and SP nova. Just get about 90ish% my final score was 1,130,800 (roughly)

Comment #3 by Broom Queen
Monday, November 22, 2010 @ 02:56:16 AM

ok wtf cuz i did black widow of laporte and fury of the storm, on medium with 5 speed got 99% and STILL didnt' freakin get even 900,000 either time, im using star power in all the right spots, i dont get it.. :( the highest im getting is like 891,001

Comment #4 by Unleash v
Saturday, December 04, 2010 @ 08:19:53 PM

i did Charismatic's idea and i got, 1,328,009
99% Accuracy -6 notes.

On Bat Country.

Comment #5 by MrHyms
Wednesday, December 29, 2010 @ 04:50:20 AM

American Pie (Imported from Band Hero) with Multiplier increase and Star Nova
makes this very easy. I got 1.4 million without really trying ;-)

Comment #6 by ashleywhttkr
Thursday, December 30, 2010 @ 04:33:38 AM

What difficulty are we basically talking about to accomplish this in Bat Country, Charismatic?

Comment #7 by spartan9209
Friday, December 31, 2010 @ 01:31:17 PM

Do Fury of the Storm....EXPERT BASS with Star power Generator
and Star Power Nova

I got 1,677,422 with a 96% accuracy

This song is way easier to score high on than Bat Country or Black Widow.

Comment #8 by PhantomPain
Sunday, January 09, 2011 @ 07:24:09 AM

I did Flyleaf on hard on guitar with 99% and got over a million. Really easy
song so nice and easy!

Comment #9 by random_russ
Sunday, January 09, 2011 @ 03:17:17 PM

Pretty easy to get this one, just play most songs >4min long such as Psychosocial, i got 1.6mill first time. just make sure you have Star Power generator and Star Power Nova.

Comment #10 by Schaferman323
Monday, January 10, 2011 @ 03:04:16 PM

ya Again- Flyleaf on Hard worked easily, Star Power Generator and Star Power Nova with 98% got me 1,152,857

Comment #11 by Spartan375x
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 @ 11:42:34 AM

If you're good with chords, Interstate Love Song on Expert with Star Power Nova and (forgot the name)"6x multiplier instead of 2x during active Star Power"

Comment #12 by Spartan375x
Monday, January 17, 2011 @ 02:58:44 PM

Correction: Star Power Amplifier and Star Power Nova.

Comment #13 by Sk4u
Monday, January 24, 2011 @ 02:00:50 AM

This one is easy, I play drums on expert + and I basically get 1-2 million pts on every song there is. Also have some first places.

Comment #14 by xPMR Kicken
Monday, February 07, 2011 @ 05:03:06 PM





My Score:

Comment #15 by KingerJnr
Monday, February 21, 2011 @ 05:56:52 PM

I managed this one pretty easily on Losing My Religion on expert using Star Power Amplifier and Star Power Nova.
As long as you can hit the notes for star powers, the Amplifier generally carries you onto the next set, as you get 4x the star power, filling the bar, whereas the Star Power Generator only gives you 10% every ten consecutive notes (meaning you would have to hit 100 notes for a full bar).

Comment #16 by Lspooner91
Thursday, February 24, 2011 @ 04:48:39 PM

I just got 100% on flyleaf on hard guitar with the star power generator and
star power nova :) easy song to play my overall score was 1,308,052 :)

Comment #17 by FlevoHD
Sunday, March 06, 2011 @ 05:02:57 AM

I really suck at Hard & Expert (cant make the switch between blue/orange)
Is there a song you can play on Medium for 1m points?

Comment #18 by FlevoHD
Sunday, March 06, 2011 @ 10:45:05 AM

EDIT for my earlier reaction:
Play Aqualung on Medium with Star Power Generator and Star Power (guitar)
I git 1.2m

Comment #19 by DougTheJoker
Monday, March 07, 2011 @ 02:48:59 AM

Or If your a big Metallica fan like me download Death Magnetic everyone song off that is 99% active on this achievement i got 1.5 mil on Cyanide

Comment #20 by Obi-Brown
Thursday, March 10, 2011 @ 10:13:41 AM

just about did this on def leppard pour some sugar. i just went through power challenge songs until i got it, no need to boost it i think since you'll be going through lots of power challenges to get the 2000 stars anyway, most likely you'll pick up 1mil a few times

Comment #21 by scaryness
Sunday, April 24, 2011 @ 02:04:24 AM

i did Machinehead with Star Power Generator and Star Power Nova. You can also do it with I Know What I Am i'm pretty sure. And they are easy songs

Comment #22 by Cab00se1984
Wednesday, May 04, 2011 @ 02:02:30 PM

Expert Guitar
SP Generator
SP Nova
Got 1.6 mil on first try
Actually had the million before the half-way point of the song.
Just hit the chords for money.

Comment #23 by monleypunk28
Wednesday, May 04, 2011 @ 09:55:23 PM

i do this in about every song i play lol

Comment #24 by confusedlex
Friday, May 13, 2011 @ 03:46:32 PM

Just did it with the firefly song (one of the easiest tracks)
Used Judies power and the x6 sp power ability on expert.

Had over 1.6 mil first try

Comment #25 by barnacle potato
Saturday, June 25, 2011 @ 11:23:53 AM

all nightmare long it is dlc but you'll get the score you want and it also will go to other achievements like 1000 and 2000 stars

Comment #26 by ShinAkuma
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 05:05:49 PM

Aqualung on hard with SP generator and SP nova, i got 1.301.011, with 98% accuracy. It's not that easy for begginers but the music is easy for "mid" players

Comment #27 by HareJordan23
Tuesday, August 09, 2011 @ 09:06:02 PM

"Sweet Home Alabama" - Expert
Star Power Nova, Star Power Generator

Comment #28 by FlevoHD
Tuesday, August 30, 2011 @ 01:32:16 PM

Can be done on Losing my Religion on Hard/Expert guitar too with Star Power Nova and Generator, though on Hard you must FC it

Comment #29 by Killerchronic
Monday, January 16, 2012 @ 06:35:20 PM

@23 Thats great, so glad you posted such a useful comment.

Comment #30 by Killerchronic
Monday, January 16, 2012 @ 06:37:29 PM

@8 Also just did Flyleaf with suggest settings, 99% on hard and didn't even hit 600k, spent most of the song in SP...

(wish they had edit here instead of me having to double post)

Comment #31 by Killerchronic
Monday, January 16, 2012 @ 07:28:06 PM

Ok got there: Aqualung 95% on hard with just over 1,022,000 as final score, was sight read, thus prob why its a tad low. Usual powers,SP generator + and SP Nova +.

Comment #32 by EnryTp
Thursday, April 05, 2012 @ 09:08:29 PM

Aqualung on hard, over 1,200,000!

Comment #33 by billy7442
Sunday, April 08, 2012 @ 09:16:57 PM

just got this on medium, Holy Wars... Punishment is Due, with Nova and Generater
score was 1,085,584 100% notes hit, used whammy bar on long notes

Comment #34 by Im Blackened
Thursday, July 05, 2012 @ 11:38:03 PM

1,998,709 on psychosocial

Comment #35 by ePiL3PTiC PoNy
Sunday, July 08, 2012 @ 08:43:47 PM

Playing guitar on expert using Star Power Generator and Star Powwer Nova I got over 1mil on multiple songs easily including the Flyleaf song, Psycosocial, 2 or 3 Nirvana songs (DLC)... If you don't have the DLC or can't play well enough on expert then try playing Psychosocial on expert bass. It's fairly easy and will easily get you over 1mil. If you have the Metallica DLC I got 2.1 mil on the song Am I Evil.

Comment #36 by punkrockfox
Saturday, September 15, 2012 @ 01:29:44 PM

For anyone out there looking for a good song on the drums to do this on, use "I'm Broken" by Pantera and play on Expert or Expert+ while using Star Power generator and Star Power Nova. The song is actually really easy. I messed up at a few parts and nicked 1,250,925. That is with 98% accuracy.

Comment #37 by KerNeL KLuTcH
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 @ 12:58:43 AM

Smash Hits export, free bird hard guitar, got over 1600000 with star power gen and star power nova

Comment #38 by KerNeL KLuTcH
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 @ 01:10:10 AM

Smash Hits export, free bird hard guitar, got over 1600000 with star power gen and star power nova

Comment #39 by Drakrir
Friday, March 22, 2013 @ 06:06:23 AM

I got this achievement on my old account using Star Nova and something else. I can't remember but I know I got 98% on Bat Country to get it. I didn't realize it was an achievement until it popped up.

Comment #40 by paulsack
Saturday, July 20, 2013 @ 10:41:37 PM

i got 100% on "im not okay" expert guitar and scored well over 1 mill using amplifier and nova

Comment #41 by ZAGOLICIOUS
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 @ 01:20:08 AM

Easiest way:

Music- Losing My Religion
Instrument- Guitar
Level- Expert
Powers- Star Power Amplifier & Star Power Nova

Comment #42 by Sergmasterlic
Wednesday, October 09, 2013 @ 02:52:51 PM

@41 Either that, or Star Power Nova & Multiplier Extender (but in this case, you need to FC the song).

This was way easier. Actually, the song that i played and got the achievement with was From the Blue/Point of no Return, but that song can be a real pain if you are not too good, just try Losing my Religion, its the most easy way.

Comment #43 by WILKZ
Monday, December 02, 2013 @ 06:48:43 PM

Fury of the storm on medium easy as that with both star powers boosters

Comment #44 by midlifegamerace
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 @ 09:25:18 AM

This is possible on easy on Black Widow of La Porte with Star Power Amplifier and Star Power Nova I got 953,013 but missed a lot of notes only had about 89% on the song

Comment #45 by midlifegamerace
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 @ 09:30:10 AM

Medium Guitar
SP Amplifier (full SP from every SP phrase)
SP Nova (6x SP multiplier)
Got 1,045,116 points on first try

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US September 28, 2010
Europe September 24, 2010

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