Charlie Daniels" death has sparked a the majority of remembrance of the late country music legend, through Guitar Hero pan reminiscing around the game"s "Devil Went under to Georgia" controversy. When making Guitar Hero III: Legends that Rock, the game"s developer — Neversoft — had a cover version of the tune by guitarist Steve Ouimette. This variation of the track utilizes guitar rather of a fiddle.

You are watching: Gh3 devil went down to georgia


Daniels was an extremely upset about the use of this variation of the track in the video clip game and also made his stance an extremely clear. In a blog post, he lambasted the game, saying the it has a "dark side" and stating the he feels this to it is in dangerous for kids and teens. "To tell girlfriend the fact the whole thing bothered me and also struck me together something the is no the healthiest thing in the world for young, impressionable minds to be exposed to, but the thing that really gained me to be what they had actually done through my song," the wrote. Scroll under to see what Guitar Hero fans are saying on Twitter in the wake up of Daniels" death.


My favourite thing around Charlie Daniels is the he composed an upset blog post around how etc Hero had actually a “dark side” and also that the “perverted” The adversary Went under To Georgia by enabling the adversary to victory pic.twitter.com/f9AjJN8Mpg

— Shiro Sirius (
ShiroSirius) July 6, 2020

Charlie Daniels once gained mad at etc Hero because it was possible for world to shed while playing "Devil Went down to Georgia" and also that intended that the cartoon guitar devil won.

— 👑 𝕽𝖔𝖞𝖆𝖑 👑 (

in a duel of ROCK play a suped-up variation of the well known song. Recently, as I to be looking into various versions that the song, I discovered out the Mr. Daniels himself created a blog post condemning the usage of his track in etc hero, calling that "perverted" his initial work...

— Skyler Carreon (
skylerTC) July 6, 2020

had never ever used it. This story doesn"t really have actually an ending. I just thought it type of a funny story. Anyway, RIP Charlie Daniels. Thanks for creating a kick ass song.

— Skyler Carreon (

I was always a heavy metal music fan, and also knew evil one Went under to Georgia from guitar Hero, yet last year made decision to examine him out on Spotify since I knew the one song, and also wanted come hear what rather he did. I never thought I"d enjoy country music, but he play it for this reason good.

— Nithard #BLM 🏳️‍🌈🍃🍃🍃 (
Tholadar) July 6, 2020

This day has obtained worse somehow. The devil Went down to Georgia on etc Hero 3 will constantly be among my favourite childhood memories. RIP. Https://t.co/co7HapWigm

— Turner Lyon (

Man this sucks. As a guitar Hero junkie from its inception, The evil one Went under to Georgia was one of the best and most memorable songs of lock all. Charlie Daniels will always have a special location in mine heart. RIP https://t.co/K2fSefYZGP

— Lifelong Lotte Giants fan (
cmaysports13) July 6, 2020

Made the original version of The adversary Went under to Georgia that guitar Hero players would certainly go on to love. RIP Charlie Daniels https://t.co/W8ZimKLgWO

— Arron Lund (

A the majority of folks have done their very own cover that the Charlie Daniels classic The devil Went under To Georgia, yet the guitar Hero sheathe (in their third game) to be the finest one.

RIP Charlie Daniels https://t.co/1lN95QIDXl

— Charles Lee (
Goofyfan_Chuck) July 6, 2020

Such sad news. RIP, Charlie Daniels.

Whenever ns hear "The evil one Went under to Georgia," ns remember gift a kid and playing that last battle versus Lou on etc Hero III: Legends that Rock. 🤘🏾🤘🏾 https://t.co/aHbSfJJC2x pic.twitter.com/NEsphslI0i

— Adnan Riaz (

Real OG’s mental “Devil Went down to Georgia” as the last guitar fight in guitar Hero 3.

See more: What Is The Difference Between Tension And Compression And Tension

RIP Charlie Daniels. Https://t.co/HzaSAWrdhI

— reality CLE fan (
RealistCLEFan) July 6, 2020

RIP Charlie Daniels. The devil Went under To Georgia in guitar hero 3 is the greatest final boss battle of every time and also one of my favourite childhood memories.

— Benn (

RIP, i still have my mom"s vinyl of the album with the famous devil Went under to Georgia. That song always stuck through me because of mine love for etc Herohttps://t.co/u3b7b6cUEz

— Cody Browne (
CodyCafeUSC) July 6, 2020

The factor I am an excellent at guitar this particular day is due to the fact that I had no friends in high school and could beat this song on professional on etc hero III https://t.co/hsnvxapZra