Recently we reported that Rock Band was confirmed for the Nintendo Wii platform. And now Harmonix, MTV and EA have announced the release date of the Rock Band title.
Rock Band will be available in the US market on June 22, 2008. The game will feature 63 songs and 5 bonus songs especially for Wii gamers.
Steve Singer, licensing VP from Nintendo said, “The social interaction and addictive nature of the Rock Band experience is a perfect fit for the Wii and will undoubtedly be fun for the entire family.”
As a special edition, Rock Band will be launched with its peripherals. That means the Rock Band bundle will include software, drums, microphone and a wireless guitar. The whole package will carry the price tag of $169.99.
The Rock Band game is already available in the US for other popular consoles like the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 2.