Press Release: Queen Rock Band PackYOU WANT IT ALL? YOU WANT IT NOW? ROCK BAND PRESENTS THE QUEEN 10 PACK!
Also, tracks from Blink-182 and The Offspring for Rock Band Unplugged!
Cambridge, Mass. - Oct. 16, 2009 - Harmonix and MTV Games today announced that legendary rockers Queen will be added to the Rock Band platform, with a 10-pack of songs available next week in the Rock Band Music Store of downloadable content for the Xbox 360Â® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStationÂ® 3 computer entertainment system and Wiiâ„¢. Tracks from Blink-182 and The Offspring will also be available for download next week for Rock Band Unplugged on PSPÂ® (PlayStationÂ®Portable) system.
Rock Band DLC Additions for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 System and Wii
Queen, composed of Brian May, John Deacon, Roger Taylor and quintessential frontman Freddie Mercury, formed in England in 1970. The group has released 15 studio albums and was known for their epic live concerts. Queen will release Queen Absolute Greatest Hits Nov. 17, featuring 20 of the band's biggest hits. The Queen pack for Rock Band features 10 of the band's most loved songs, including â€œKiller Queen,â€ â€œSomebody to Love,â€ â€œFat Bottomed Girlsâ€ and the Queen/David Bowie collaboration, â€œUnder Pressure.â€
Available on Xbox 360 and Wii (Oct. 20) and PlayStation 3 system (Oct. 22):
â€¢ â€œAnother One Bites the Dustâ€
â€¢ â€œCrazy Little Thing Called Loveâ€
â€¢ â€œFat Bottomed Girlsâ€
â€¢ â€œI Want It Allâ€
â€¢ â€œI Want to Break Freeâ€
â€¢ â€œKiller Queenâ€
â€¢ â€œOne Visionâ€
â€¢ â€œSomebody to Loveâ€
â€¢ â€œTie Your Mother Downâ€
â€¢ â€œUnder Pressureâ€
(All tracks are original master recordings)
These tracks will be available for purchase as â€œQueen Packâ€ and as individual tracks on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 system and as individual tracks on Wii.
Price: $1.99 USD, Â£.99 UK, â‚¬1.49 EU (160 Microsoft Points for Xbox 360) per track
$15.99, Â£2.49 UK, â‚¬11.25 EU (1280 Microsoft Points for Xbox 360) for â€œQueen Packâ€
$2.00 USD (200 Wii Pointsâ„¢) per track
Rock Band Unplugged Tracks for PSPÂ®System
Rock Band Unplugged fans will enjoy the addition of Blink-182's â€œThe Rock Showâ€ and The Offspring's â€œAll I Wantâ€ to the 49 tracks already available via the Rock Band Unplugged in-game music store for the PSP system.
** Dates for Rock Band game tracks are tentative and subject to change. **