MTV Games, and Harmonix have today announced pre-order opportunities with major North American retailers GameStop, Wal-Mart and Amazon for the highly anticipated Rock Band 3.
With more than 30 awards and nominations following its impressive E3 2010 debut, including multiple Best Music and Best Casual/Social game accolades, Rock Band 3 will feature an incredible 83-song setlist and access to far more music than any other music game, as well as innovative new gameplay modes and instruments.
GameStop Pre-order* Opportunity:
GameStop shoppers who reserve Rock Band 3 for PlayStation 3 system or Xbox 360 in advance receive three downloadable Rock Band songs at launch: ‘Burning Down the House’ by Talking Heads, ‘My Own Summer’ by Deftones, and ‘Blue Monday’ by New Order.
Amazon Pre-order* Opportunity:
Amazon shoppers who reserve Rock Band 3 for PlayStation 3 system, Xbox 360 and Wii in advance will receive access to an exclusive in-game guitar. Additionally, for a limited time only, PlayStation 3 system and Xbox 360 owners who pre-order Rock Band 3 in advance on Amazon will receive $10 off a future videogame purchase.
Wal-Mart Pre-order* Opportunity:
Walmart.com shoppers who reserve Rock Band 3 for PlayStation 3 system, Xbox 360 and Wii in advance will receive a $10 eGift card for a limited time.
*Conditions and restrictions apply. Please see retailer for details.
The game will ship on October 26, 2010 in North America for the Xbox 360 (MSRP: $59.99), PlayStation 3 (MSRP: $59.99),Wii (MSRP: $59.99), and Nintendo DS (MSRP: $29.99).
Thanks to Jonah Falcon for this news tip