Rock Band Announced For Nintendo Wii; Shipping June 22, 2008

March 24, 2008

Harmonix and EA have announced today that the award winning music video game, Rock Band, would be released for the Nintendo Wii on June 22, 2008 for a price of $169.99.

This is great news for casual gamers that have been patiently waiting to join in the Rock Band-mania. More details after the jump.

Cambridge, MA – March 24, 2007– Harmonix, the leading developer of music-based games, and MTV Games, a division of MTV Networks, which is a division of Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), along with distribution partner Electronic Arts, Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS), today announced plans to release the award-winning music video game Rock Band on the WiiA