MTV Games, Harmonix and EA take the stage today at Gamescom and announce an amazing and outstanding variety of international acts that will be featured on the 83 song on disc soundtrack for the exciting and highly anticipated Rock Band 3 music video game, including INXS, Bob Marley, Slipknot, Rammstein, Tokio Hotel, HIM, Poni Hoax and many many more interesting artists.
Rock Band 3 will be released October 29thÂ in Europe for the Xbox 360 â‚¬59.99/Â£49.99, PlayStation 3 â‚¬59.99/Â£49.99,Â Nintendo Wii for â‚¬49.99/Â£39.99 and Nintendo DS for â‚¬29.99/Â£24.99.
â€œWe believe music transcends boundaries, and intend to prove it with a committed effort to release more music from around the world on the Rock Band platform,â€ said Paul DeGooyer, senior vice president of music and electronic games for MTV Games. â€œFans will have access to our incredible line-up of music via simultaneous global releases, and we think everyone will find each song tremendously fun to play, no matter what language they speak.â€
MTV Games and Harmonix invite gamescom 2010 attendees to get some hands-on time with Rock Band 3, located at the Electronic Arts (EA) show floor area located in Hall 6.1.
Rock Band 3 on-disc tracks announced today are listed below:
Bob Marley & The Wailers, â€œGet Up, Stand Upâ€ (Jamaica)
INXS, â€œNeed You Tonightâ€ (Australia)
Poni Hoax, “Antibodies” (France)
Rammstein, “Du Hast” in German (Germany)
Roxette, “The Look” (Sweden)
Tokio Hotel, “Humanoid” (Germany)
HIM, â€œKilling Lonelinessâ€ (Finland)
ManÃ¡, â€œOye Mi Amorâ€ in Spanish (Mexico)
Slipknot, â€œBefore I Forgetâ€ (United States)
War, â€œLow Riderâ€ (United States)
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 game play modes and instruments. In addition to guitar, bass, drums and solo vocals, Rock Band 3 adds three-part vocal harmonies and introduces a keyboard peripheral to the band.
Rock Band 3â€™s deep Career Mode takes the band on a journey to gain new levels of status while the environment around them changes from streets and subways to tour stops and venues. And for those just looking for fun, Rock Band 3 has a streamlined experience, with easy drop-in and drop-out, easier no-fail accessibility and an all-new Party Shuffle. Up to seven players can rock together for the ultimate social gaming experience.