The holiday game rush is going into full effect. Harmonix is heavily promoting Rock Band 3, and they have just launched a new avatar store on the Xbox 360.
The kick-off to the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards and the launch of Rock Band™3 is under way – and you don’t want to leave your Xbox LIVE® avatar behind!
Harmonix and MTV Games today announced the worldwide launch of the all-new Rock Band™3 Avatar Store on Xbox LIVE, featuring exclusive MTV Video Music Awards- and Rock Band 3- themed collections for fans’ avatars for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. Rock Band fans can also rock out with their favorite artists nominated for a VMA, including Lady Gaga and Green Day, among others, as well as purchase tracks from rap legend Snoop Dogg that will be released on September 7th.
Rock Band 3 Avatar Store:
Starting today, fans can join a long line of memorable acceptance speeches when they purchase their own MTV Moonman statue by September 22nd, or literally become one with the Moonman when they purchase the MTV Moonman space suit. In addition, fans can be among the first to show off hot new outfits and brand new music instruments – including for the first time keyboards and drums – that will be featured on the Rock Band 3 game disc.
Featured under the Games Collections on Xbox LIVE, the Rock Band 3 Avatar Store features outfits, accessories and musical instruments for Xbox LIVE avatars to wear. Items available range from 80 to 400 Microsoft Points and include the MTV Moonman statue and MTV Moonman Space Suit, as well as full outfits, tops, bottoms, shoes and props, including a Fender™ Stratocaster™, a keyboard and drums.
Check out all the Xbox LIVE Avatar Marketplace has to offer here: http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/avatar/default.htm.
Sounds like a few interesting costumes for those of you who like virtual clothing.