MTV and EA today announced a limited-time Rock Band Special Edition Bundle for PlayStation 2that carries a price of just $99.99. This is a great deal considering the included hardware (see below), especially since the Rock Band controllers for PS2 are compatible with the PS3 version.
Hello, cheap next-gen hardware.
The Rock Band Special Edition Bundle for PS2 features a wireless Fender Stratocaster guitar controller, electronic drum kit, real drum sticks, microphone, USB hub and the Rock Band game itself.
Amazon is one of the participating retailers, so go here for the deal.
Rock Band lets music fans and gamers put together a complete band while mastering lead/bass guitar, drums and vocals. The game includes the most master recordings of all music games, with its artists spanning every genre of rock, from alternative and classic rock to heavy metal and punk.
MTV Games and EA also announced that the Rock Band Track Pack Volume 1 for PS2 and Wii will be available on July 15 for $29.99. The 20-song pack features a mix of classic hits and current favorites, including songs by Boston, NIN, Stone Temple Pilots, and 30 Seconds to Mars.